Grand Rapids Public Museum

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Grand Rapids Public Museum

272 Pearl St. N.W.
Grand Rapids, MI 49504
Regions: Central
Phone: (616) 929-1700
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Description
The Grand Rapids Public Museum is a place of never-ending inspiration and discovery, with a focus on science, history and culture.

We exist to be a living monument of artifacts, ideas and stories told through exhibitions, events and educational programming designed to inspire, motivate and celebrate our human bond.

We enrich the life of our community through experiences of the wider world in a uniquely Grand Rapids context.

Open Monday, Wednesday - Saturday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Tuesday: 9 a.m. - 8 p.m.; Sunday: Noon - 5 p.m. Closed New Years Day, Easter, Memorial Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving & Christmas.

Admission charged.

Amenities



  • Kid Friendly

Events
Sep
26 Sat

New Exhibit! Under the Arctic: Digging into Permafrost

10:00 am - 5:00 pm
The GRPM is bringing the Arctic to you!
Oct
8 Thu

Virtual Backyard Stargazing: OSIRIS-REx Mission

6:00 am - 7:00 pm
Go on a space expedition with the GRPM’s Chaffee Planetarium team

Virtual Backyard Stargazing: OSIRIS-REx Mission

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Go on a space expedition with the GRPM’s Chaffee Planetarium team on Thursday, October 8 at 6 p.m. to follow the OSIRIS REx mission.
Nov
12 Thu

Virtual Backyard Stargazing: Orion Nebula

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Travel through the cosmos to learn about the life cycles of stars!
Dec
10 Thu

Virtual Backyard Stargazing: Traveling to Andromeda

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Join the GRPM for a virtual space adventure!
Hours
Monday Monday: 9am to 5pm
Tuesday Tuesday: 9am to 8pm
Wednesday Wednesday: 9am to 5pm
Thursday Thursday: 9am to 5pm
Friday Friday: 9am to 5pm
Saturday Saturday: 9am to 5pm
Sunday Sunday: 12pm to 5pm
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