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Besser Museum for Northeast Michigan

491 Johnson St. 

Alpena, MI 49707



​​Tel: 989-356-2202



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Open Monday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.







491 Johnson St.

Alpena, MI 49707

Frequently Asked Questions

Museum Hours & Admission Prices

Monday through Saturday, 10am to 4pm

Sundays, 12pm to 4pm


Adults - $5.00

Children (5-18) - $3.00
Seniors (60+) - $3.00
Alpena Community College Students (with id) - Free
Museum Members, Veterans & Active Military - Free

Planetarium Hours & Admission Prices 

Adults - $3.00

Children (10 and under) - $3.00

Alpena Community College Students (with id) - $3

Museum Members - $3

For the current show schedule, click HERE


How long does it take to go through the museum?

On average, it takes about an hour.  It also depends on the type of patron you are.  If you enjoy reading the signs and literature, you may want to allow a couple hours.

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