School Break Programs

Wednesday, April 4, 2018
Session 1:
1:00 PM – 2:30 PM at the Carnegie Center – SOLD OUT
Session 2:
3:30 PM – 5:00 PM at the Carnegie Center – SOLD OUT

Let’s get arty! Painting, sculpting, origami, and more! Join us for 1.5 hours of fun filled art. We’ll get messy and create many different types of art for you to take home. Please wear play clothing, we will be getting messy.

Cost: $5 per child, family $15 (1-2 adults and up to 4 kids)*
*Adults are free, unless participating. Reservations required. Classes may be cancelled due to low reservations.


Thursday, April 5, 2018
Session 1:
1:00 PM – 2:30 PM at the Fort Gratiot Light Station – SOLD OUT
Session 2:
3:30 PM – 5:00 PM at the Fort Gratiot Light Station – SOLD OUT

Science, science everywhere! Our Science Extravaganza program is 1.5 hours jam packed with science experiments kids are sure to enjoy. From spring science to science with balloons, we’ll have it all! Please wear play clothing, things may get messy.

Cost: $5 per child, family $15 (1-2 adults and up to 4 kids)*
*Adults are free, unless participating. Reservations requested. Classes may be cancelled due to low reservations.



Friday, April 6 to Saturday, April 7, 2018
6:00 PM – 9:00 AM at the Fort Gratiot Light Station

‘Twas midnight at the lighthouse and all through the building not a visitor was stirring, not even a child. Tucked in their beds after an evening of fun, everyone was asleep as snug as a bug. Normally $500*, take advantage of our special family overnight offer by joining us Friday, April 6th for a public family overnight at the Fort Gratiot Light Station at a special winter rate. Enjoy a tour of the lighthouse and a private shopping experience at the Light Station Gift Shop, followed by an evening of family fun. Bring your own activities or borrow a game from our closet and enjoy a family movie with popcorn. Who doesn’t love a night at the light?

Cost: $100 for a private room of up to 4 people, $25 per additional person.*

* Rooms are first come, first serve and have the following capacities 6 people (one room available), 8 people (two rooms), and ten people (two rooms). Capacity includes two trundle beds per room. Rooms will be assigned at the discretion of the Port Huron Museum staff based on each family’s reservation size. Guests are required to provide their own bedding. Tower climb is weather permitting. Rates are not valid on overnights booked for private groups. The Port Huron Museum reserves the right to cancel due to low participation.


Check back often for more updates! Something is always in the works!
Call us at (810) 982-0891 ext. 118 to see what we have coming up!