Upcoming Events

For more information on the events below see our "Annual Events" page
or call the Museum at (989) 893-5733.

April 8, 2017 
Second Saturday
"The Delta College Planetarium: Bay Region's Window to the Universe"
 with Michael Murray
Free Admission
Held at: Delta College Planetarium, 100 Center Avenue, Bay City 

  Downtown Bay City is home to a world class Dome360 theater and Learning Center.  Learn the story behind the planetarium’s unique architecture, and the historic site that it rests on.  In recent years, the digital dome theater is going through a renaissance that makes use of updated technology to tell new stories.  These journeys go beyond astronomy – they touch on exploration and discovery of our natural world as well.  Science, culture and music all have a place in the new programming being designed at the planetarium.  The theater showcases special programs produced in-house to provide a local perspective on hot topics and current events.  Mike Murray, Astronomer & Planetarium Manager, will have a unique visual presentation in store!


NOTE: The Historical Museum will be closed on this date.. join us at Second Saturday!





April 14, 2017
City Hall Tour
Cost:  $1/person
 The Historical Museum offers guided tours of Bay City’s City Hall on the second Friday of each month. Tours begin from the lobby of the Historical Museum. Space is limited to the first 20 individuals

The State Theater Presents:
The Michigan Jazz Trail
Big Band Songs from the 40s

Friday, May 12, 2017
Tickets:  $15.00/General Admission
$10.00/Students 18 and under  

Proceeds will benefit the River of Time Living History Event
You may contact the State Theatre at (989)892-2660 for tickets and information, or visit the State Theater website