The Mt. Pleasant area is steeped in history and nature. With museums, sanctuaries, and an annual Native American Pow Wow, presented by the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe of Michigan, you can relive the past and feel the rich heritage only the Mt. Pleasant area has to offer.
Come experience how glaciers shaped our lakes and terrain. Examine the bones of a 10,000 year-old mastodon unearthed near Troy. You also can explore the evolutionary process or observe the results of early European contact with Native American groups through the exchange of pelts for manufactured goods.
See the role of Michigan troops in the Civil War. Explore home life and work life in the early logging camps around 1900. You can even get up close and personal with the abundant wildlife that makes Michigan so special.
Come experience the distinctive treasures located only here in Mt. Pleasant.