Macomb County Historical Society

Find Macomb County Michigan historical societies. Historical societies provide information on the history and culture of a specific area, through the use of museum and library art exhibits and programs.


Macomb County Historical Society 15 Union Street Mount Clemens MI 48043 586-465-2488


Michigan Chesterfield Historical Society 47275 Sugarbush Road New Baltimore MI 48047 586-749-3713

Michigan Military Technical & Historical Society 16600 Stephens Road Eastpointe MI 48021 586-872-2581

New Baltimore Historical Society 51065 Washington Street New Baltimore MI 48047 586-725-4755

Romeo Historical Society 290 North Main Street Romeo MI 48065 586-752-4111

The Greater Washington Area Historical Society 58230 Van Dyke Washington MI 48094 586-786-5304

About Historical Societies

What is the National Register of Historic Places?

The National Register of Historic Places is a federal program that creates an official list of historically significant places worthy of preservation. The National Park Service manages the program.

Can a historical society tell me how much a historic item is worth?

In most cases, a Historical Society cannot provide monetary appraisals, but they can provide insight into why an item has historic value. They may also provide the names of reputable appraisers in the area.

What kinds of documents do I need to research my ancestors' history?

The local Historical Society or library may have a variety of documents and records that can help you to research your ancestors. Ship registries, immigrations files, birth and death certificates, church registries, and civil and military records can all be extremely helpful in this kind of research.