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Ella Sharp Museum

3225 4th St, Jackson, MI 49203-5094
+1 517-787-2320
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A Jackson Gem (don’t use GPS to find it)

Ella Sharp Museum is a gem in the city of Jackson, showcasing historical buildings and artifacts, a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Christine S
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Jackson, Michigan
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Hard to find the entrance

If you are using a GPS, you might come to the front of the building and find no way to get in. You... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2017
solomon5
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Florida
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  • Very good29%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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3225 4th St, Jackson, MI 49203-5094
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ella Sharp Museum is a gem in the city of Jackson, showcasing historical buildings and artifacts, a rotating art gallery exhibit, and a planetarium. My favorite part of the art exhibit was a showcase of local student artwork. Absolutely stunning art, created by students as...More

Thank Christine S
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

If you are using a GPS, you might come to the front of the building and find no way to get in. You will have to go around the corner and there is a road that goes behind. We paid $3 each to take the...More

Thank solomon5
Reviewed 22 August 2017

My niece had her wedding reception here - what a lovely venue! The grounds were beautiful for pictures and the facilities were just perfect for the size of her wedding.

Thank 237colleenf
Reviewed 21 August 2017

It is located in a lovely park with historical out buildings and many pieces of art. The inside is small, but has a very interesting clock exhibit and decoy exhibit. If you are in the area and have an hour or two...worth a stop.

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 13 August 2017

We held a birthday party at the Hurst Planetarium today and it was one of the best parties we've ever thrown. Andrew was absolutely amazing. He answered all the questions from the guests and let them guide the show. We had five teenagers and four...More

Thank michellesmusic
Reviewed 31 July 2017

We love to take out-of-towners to Ella Sharp Museum and grounds. The exhibits on Jackson throughout the years (early times, Civil War, World Wars) are great, but the car is the best (I want one). The clock rooms are masterful. What we really love (besides...More

Thank SuzanneetRon
Reviewed 27 July 2017

We were impressed with this small museum in Ella Sharp park. There are enough artifacts that give a good history of Jackson

Thank Lee B
Reviewed 13 July 2017

I have been here several time over many years. There is always something new to view and experience.

Thank Thelma D
Reviewed 11 July 2017

There are a variety of programs that go on during the year at the museum. In addition, it is located in the Ella Sharp Park where there are places to walk.

Thank Robert P
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

I have been to this Museum many times over the years and catch something new each time. The house is a great chance to see how the people lived, farmed and decorated. Their is a carriage barn, an old school house and many other buildings...More

Thank tlbweav
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