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Ella Sharp Museum

3225 4th St, Jackson, MI 49203-5094
+1 517-787-2320
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Unexpected for a small city.

I have been here several time over many years. There is always something new to view and experience.

Reviewed 1 week ago
Thelma D
Nice, small museum that has a variety of artifacts.

There are a variety of programs that go on during the year at the museum. In addition, it is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Robert P
Jackson, Michigan
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3225 4th St, Jackson, MI 49203-5094
+1 517-787-2320
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been here several time over many years. There is always something new to view and experience.

Thank Thelma D
Reviewed 1 week ago

There are a variety of programs that go on during the year at the museum. In addition, it is located in the Ella Sharp Park where there are places to walk.

Thank Robert P
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

I have been to this Museum many times over the years and catch something new each time. The house is a great chance to see how the people lived, farmed and decorated. Their is a carriage barn, an old school house and many other buildings...More

Thank tlbweav
Reviewed 28 December 2016

The museum has permanent galleries for wildlife art, mostly carvings, many kinds of clocks, and the history of Jackson: The day we visited there were also galleries for sculptures and hammered metal vessels. Admission fee is whatever you care to donate. In the same park...More

Thank ChuckPMi
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

If you visit Jackson, MI; you must visit Ella Sharp Park-include extra time and get a guided tour of her home. Check dates for special planned events. Rent the beautiful new reception room - visit the log cabin - one room schoolhouse. Bring your bike...More

Thank piggypoint
Reviewed 6 August 2016

Went on Thursday night for drinks and music on the patio. Nice atmosphere. Great art show of local artists

Thank charjan1
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

The Ella Sharp Museum is truly a gem in Jackson, Michigan. The wonderful, interesting and educational galleries open up the world to children and adults alike. If you live in, or visit Jackson, Michigan, take time to stroll the galleries of this beautiful museum, farm...More

Thank krc7154
Reviewed 7 June 2016

Enjoyed the museum displays and art. Not a large facility, but high quality. Particularly enjoyed Lego sculptures. Inexpensive, enjoyable way to spend a couple hours.

1  Thank Rick N
Reviewed 4 June 2016

Built in 1829, the same year that Jackson was founded, the original house and site of the Merriman farm. This is also the site of the Peter Hurst Planetarium.

2  Thank dtlongrifles
Reviewed 3 June 2016

We have visited the Ella Sharp Museum, but this was our first experience at Ella's Patio Party. Every Thursday evening 5:30-7:30 (from April 21-Sept. 8) live music, drinks, snacks ( a meal, really of hot dogs, chips and cookies) are offered on the Granary Patio....More

1  Thank ZeelandScoutMom
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