Virtual field trips are being developed for the K-12/homeschool population. All loans are temporarily suspended due to COVID-19 restrictions. Sign up for the Museum's newsletter to receive updates regarding programming. (Click on the lowest maroon button in the right column.)

Can't visit the Museum?  Take the museum into your classroom!  Each thematic kit includes artifacts and reproductions along with a teacher's manual filled with information, images, GLCE connections, common core standards and suggested activities.


Becoming Modern, 1880-1910

Bird Adaptations 

The Civil War: A Soldier's Life


The Fur Trade


Global Marine Life

Rocks and Minerals

One-Room Schoolhouse

Woodland Indians


Choose one of the following to borrow a kit:

​​Teachers who are part of GIRSD may be able to have the kits delivered and picked up for free. Please email us at cmuseum@cmich.edu or call 989-774-3829.