Community Links


Alpena Area Chamber of Commerce


Alpena Area Convention and Visitors Bureau or call 1-800-4-Alpena or 989-354-4181


Alpena Civic Theater or call 989-354-3624


Art In The Loft at Gallery or call 989-356-4877.


Association of Life Long Learners (A.L.L.) or call 989-358-7207


40 Mile Point Lighthouse


Great Lakes Lore Museum Maritime Museum or call 989-734-0706.


Michigan Arts and Culture Northeast


Pure Michigan – Alpena


Thunder Bay Arts Council


Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary and Great Lakes Maritime Heritage Center or call 989-356-8805.


Thunder Bay Golf Resort


Thunder Bay Theatre or call the box office at 989-354-2267


US 23 Heritage Route – plan your adventure at

Our mission is to collect, preserve, interpret, and exhibit authentic articles and artifacts of art, history, and science to 

inspire curiosity, foster community pride, and cultivate personal legacy.

Besser Museum for Northeast Michigan


Monday - Saturday  -  10 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Sunday  - 12 p.m. - 4 p.m.



491 Johnson Street

Alpena, MI 49707