Field Trips

  • Hands-on, fun, memorable

  • Aligned with curriculum objectives

  • Transportation for Newaygo Co. schools provided by the Gerber Foundation

Grade Level Descriptions

Second Grade

Third Grade

Fourth Grade

Archaeology Day Camp

Authentic archaeology dig in collaboration with

  • Local landowners and

  • National Forest Service Archaeologists

  • One week long 

  • Ages 10 to 14

  • Space is limited

  • Cost: $35 (Scholarships available based on need.) 

2019 Session - June 17 thru 21 

Call 652-5003 to sign up or email

Funding generously provided by

Additional emergency funding for the NCMHC was received via by a grant from Michigan Humanities, made possible by the National Endowment for the Humanities through the federal CARES Act legislation.

Currently Closed Due to Covid


October 31st- April 1st


Thursday - Friday - Saturday

12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

 October 31st- April 1st

12 Quarterline Road

PO Box 361

Newaygo, MI 49337


Newaygo County Museum and

Heritage Center

The Newaygo County Museum and Heritage Center is a community history project whose mission is to collect, preserve, and share Newaygo County’s history.


The NCMHC is supported by individual contributions, in-kind support, the generosity of local business people, the Fremont Area Community Foundation, The Gerber Foundation, The Arthur and Virginia Nelsen InFaith Community Foundation, Michigan Council for the Arts and Cultural Affairs, and, of course, our Guests and Volunteers!


Thank you

(c) 2018 Newaygo County Museum and Heritage Center