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Beaumier Heritage Center

The Beaumier Upper Peninsula Heritage Center is a historical museum and educational facility on the campus of Northern Michigan University. The mission of the U.P. Heritage Center is to promote and preserve the history and culture of the Upper Peninsula through an active slate of exhibitions and engaging public programs for the whole region. The center also collects and preserves artifacts related to the history of Northern Michigan University. The center maintains a gallery in 105 Cohodas Hall and several other displays throughout campus.

Center Hours

The Beaumier U.P. Heritage Center will be closed November 26-29, for the Thanksgiving holiday. We will reopen on Monday, November 30.

The Beaumier Center's museum in Marquette is open during the following hours,

Monday - Saturday, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
The Center is located in Room 105 Cohodas Hall
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Northern Nights

The Heritage Center oversees NMU's Northern Nights Series. The series brings in musical performers from around the world. Advanced ticket sales are discounted over ticket prices at the door. Visit the Northern Nights website.

The Beaumier CenterClaudia Schmidt will be playing Friday, December 4th at 7:30 P.M. at the Marquette Regional History Center.  This Beaumier Coffee House concert is co-sponsored by the Hiawatha Music Co-op and the Marquette Regional History Center. Tickets are now on sale at the Beaumier Center and the Hiawatha Music Co-op. The hours for the Hiawatha office are Tuesday and Wednesday, 12p.m. to 6p.m. The Beaumier Center is open Monday-Saturday, 10a.m. to 4p.m. Ticket prices for students are $5 in advance and $7 at the door.

Heritage Center Collections

The Upper Peninsula Collection consists of material culture artifacts relating to the ethnic, religious and social diversity of the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. These include a wide array of artifacts such as household pieces, clothing, arts and crafts, symbolic items, recreational equipment and just about anything that is related to the history of the Upper Peninsula’s people. Do you have something to donate? Learn more.

Beaumier Heritage Center105 Cohodas Hall906-227-3212heritage@nmu.edu