2980 Cook Rd.
West Branch, MI 48661
Phone: (989) 345-3503
Fax: (989) 345-4194
Arts & Museums
Preserves the history of Clare County and features the first and last operating one room school house in Clare County. In addition, the museum houses many other items of interest from the area.
This museum is dedicating to preserving community history through a variety of interesting and educational exhibits and special events.
Herbert H. Dow, pioneer scientist and founder of The Dow Chemical Company, perfected his revolutionary process here. Dow began his experiments in the Evens Flour Mill, which has been rebuilt as a 10-gallery barrier-free high-tech interpretive museum. It features automated voices, films and a hologram.
Midland Center for the Arts building was designed by Alden Dow. It represents community-based programs, professional programs, presentations & tours, exhibits, lectures, fairs, and films that focus on the arts, humanities and science.