The Tahquamenon Logging
This designated State Historic Site is
located on M-123 just north of Newberry.
Situated on 29 acres on the shores of the Tahquamenon
River, the museum features artifacts from Michigan's early
days of lumbering. Facilities include an authentic cook
shack, original C.C.C. building, music pavilion, picnic
area, nature trail, boardwalk and Gift Shop.
Take a tour of the museum, see a slide presentation of
early logging in Michigan, view the many artifacts, visit an
original family dwelling, take a walk down the nature trail
and stroll the boardwalk which takes you to a spectacular
view of the Tahquamenon River.
The museum is open Memorial Day through early October
is the site of several special events during the summer
Open for the summer seven days a week from 10 am to 5
Located about 1 mile north
of downtown Newberry on M-123.
Phone 906-293-5777 for
Join us for one of our delicious Lumberjack Breakfasts cooked on the old wood stove and served in the Cook Shack. Breakfast includes bacon, eggs, homemade sausage, pancakes, and fried potatoes.
Special Events at the
Logging Museum and in Newberry, Michigan
March 26, 2012
WOODCHOPPERS BALL. Held at the
American Legion Hall in Newberry at 7pm.
Phone 906-293-3816 for additional information.
May, 26, 2012
TAHQUAMENON RIVER LOGGING MUSEUM opens for the
summer. Special Open House Day. Stop by and enjoy an old fashioned lumberjack
breakfast served from 7:00 a.m. - noon at the Logging Museum
located about 1 mile north of downtown Newberry on M-123.
Free tours from 1 pm to 4 pm with free hot dogs, chips, and drinks. Museum open daily from 9 am to 5 pm. Phone 906-293-3700 for
June 23, 2012
LUMBERJACK BREAKFAST will be served
from 7:00 a.m. - noon at the Logging Museum. Spend an hour
or the day and enjoy good food, nature trail, and visit the
exhibits at the logging museum.
July 28 and 29, 2012
LUMBERJACK BREAKFAST & MUSIC FESTIVAL.
Breakfast will be served from 7:00 a.m.-noon on both days at
the Logging Museum, Located about 1 mile north of downtown
Newberry on M-123. Norm and Nancy Honeysette, the Country Classics, will perform from 11:30 to 6 pm and Sunday gospel music starts at noon in the Music Pavilion followed by more folk music. Bring any acoustic instrument and play along with the musicians. Take a walk on the nature trail and tour the logging museum.
August 25 and 26, 2012
LUMBERJACK DAYS. Breakfast and Music Festival at Held at the
Tahquamenon Logging Museum. M-123, 1 mile north of Newberry.
Danny Johnston and the Cedar Swamp Boys will perform. Lumberjack breakfast served from 7 am to noon. Bring any acoustic instrument and play along with the musicians.Visit the
Logging Museum and enjoy a walk along the nature trail.
September 22, 2012
MICHIGAN FIDDLERS JAMBOREE
and old fashioned square dance. Held at the American Legion
in Newberry. 1 pm unti 9:30 pm. Music, dancing, concessions,
and lots of fun. Call the Logging Museum at 906-293-3700 for
October 6, 2012
4th ANNUAL NEWBERRY OKTOBERFEST. LUMBERJACK BREAKFAST will be served
from 7:00 a.m. - noon at the Logging Museum
Tahquamenon Logging Museum at 906-293-5777 for additional
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