• Liberty Hyde Bailey Museum

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    903 South Bailey Avenue
    South Haven, MI 49090
    (269) 637-3251
    Hours:
    Hours: Thursday - Monday, 1:00pm-5:00pm. Winter hours: January and February - Saturday & Sunday only
    • About

      This historic house museum is devoted to the life of Dr. Liberty Hyde Bailey, father of modern horticulture, leader in agricultural education, preeminent botanist, world traveler, and prolific author. The main building is the old farmhouse where he was born in 1858 and is on the National Register of Historic Places. Museum grounds include a carriage barn, smokehouse, gardens, and wildflower trail. Other displays and artifacts depict various aspects of South Haven's history. Hours: Thursday - Monday, 1:00pm-5:00pm. Winter hours: January and February - Saturday & Sunday only 1:00pm - 5:00pm.