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The Rochester Hills Museum at Van Hoosen Farm is closed for drop in hours in January and February, 2016. We are still available to host scheduled group tours, special events, wedding appointments, school groups and more. Here's why we're closed.


March Lecture Series

Barn Red Barn Red
Friday, March 4th at 7:00 pm
Admission is Free for Museum Members
Non-Members: $5 adults, $3 seniors and students

This movie was filmed on Michigan’s Old Mission Peninsula and stars Ernest Borgnine as a simple farmer who refuses to sell his family’s farm to a developer. After meeting a former migrant worker who worked on the farm as a child, they make an impassioned stand to preserve his cherished land. This movie is 98 minutes long and is safe for the whole family to watch.

The Truth About Global WarmingPaul Gross
Friday, March 11 at 7:30 pm
Admission is Free for Museum Members
Non-Members: $5 adults, $3 seniors and students

Does global warming exist? Channel 4 meteorologist Paul Gross will provide the scientific facts about our planet’s changing climate, with no bias or politics. Just the facts. There will be plenty of time allowed for discussion and questions afterwards.

PolioThe Polio Vaccine Story

Friday, March 18 at 7:00 pm
Admission is Free for Museum Members
Non-Members: $5 adults, $3 seniors and students

This presentation focuses on the development and use of the Salk Polio Vaccine, with emphasis on the role played by Parke-Davis, especially in Rochester, Michigan. Don Callihan retired from Parke-Davis as Director of Engineering at the Parke-Davis facility in Rochester, Michigan. He remains editor of the Parke - Davis Retirees Review newsletter and is an avid genealogist with a life-long love of history.

Environmental Education Programs     
Great Backyard Bird Count
Saturday, February 13th - 10:00 am to 3:00 pm
Free for Museum Members
Non-Members: $5 Adults | $3 Students/Seniors 
2016 Calendar  

Non-Member Admission
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The Museum hosts many environmental education programs throughout the year.

Michael A. Hartner
Director of Parks and Forestry
Email 

Patrick J. McKay
Museum Supervisor
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Ph: 248.656.4663
Fx: 248.608.8198

Location
1005 Van Hoosen Rd. 
Rochester Hills, MI

Open to the Public
Friday and Saturday
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
or by appointment

General Admission
Free for Members
Non-Member Adults $5.00
Students/Seniors $3.00

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