The Dennos Museum Center
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Adult Programming

The Museum offers many programs for adults, including lectures and workshops that relate to current exhibitions. More »

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Youth & Family Programming

Programs for youth and toddlers include Family Day, Family Concerts, and the Stories, Scribbles and Wiggles Toddler Program. More »

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Guided Tours

Guided Tours are available Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. and Fridays 9 a.m. to noon. More »

Support The Dennos

The Dennos Museum Center is a nonprofit institution that relies on public and private support to maintain its programs and collections. There are a number of different ways that you can support the Dennos Museum Center.

NEWS & EVENTS

Oct
15

The Big Draw - Grand Traverse 2014 - The Big Draw is coming to your neighborhood!  More »

Oct
24

Holiday Art Fair - The Annual Holiday Art Fair! Something for anyone and everyone can be found this weekend at the Museum!  More »

Oct
24

The Golden Dragon Acrobats - The high-flying, jaw-dropping Golden Dragon Acrobats return for another performance with new acts you will not want to miss!  More »

Oct
25

NMC Concert Band Concert - Join the NMC Concert Band for an evening of some of the most exciting, beautiful pieces written for concert band.  More »

Oct
29

Third Annual Choral Invitational - More than 250 high school choir students will participate in the third annual Choral Invitational on NMC's main campus.  More »

Oct
31

Trick-or-Treat-or-Draw - Put on your costume and collect some artful treats as part of this year's Big Draw - Grand Traverse!  More »

Nov
01

It's Our World Opening Reception - As the closing celebration for The Big Draw - Grand Traverse, the Dennos Museum Center will host an exhibition featuring five local artists inspired by a child’s artwork.  More »

Nov
01

Joan Belgrave Sings Dinah Washington - Joan Belgrave pays homage to one of America's great vocalists, Dinah Washington, in this jazz performance featuring the Lisa McCall Dancers.  More »

Nov
08

Appraisal Day with Don Butkovich - Local art and antique appraiser Don Butkovich verbally appraises your hidden treasures.  More »

Nov
08

The Dance Center Youth Ensemble Presents "The Nutcracker" - With a cast of nearly 60 dancers, actors and guest performers, this is sure to be fantastic performance for all ages. Start your holidays with this season classic, The Nutcracker!  More »

Nov
13

Evolution of a Criminal - Filmmaker Darius Clark Monroe explores what led him to become a bank robber as a teenager in Texas.  More »

Nov
20

Nov
22

The African Guitar Summit - Featuring music from Kenya, Ghana, Madagascar, Rwanda, and Mali that will have you dancing in your seat, in the aisles and on the stage!  More »

Nov
28

Black Friday Fun Day - Avoid the crowds of shoppers and visit the Dennos for a day of fun! Complete a museum scavenger hunt to earn prizes.  More »

Jan
03

The Best of The Second City - Featuring some of the best sketches, songs, and improvisations from The Second City's fifty-five year history.  More »

Jan
31

Rockin' Johnny Band - Guitarist Johnny Burgin heads one of Chicago's most loved blues bands.  More »

Feb
21

Scythian - Classically trained musicians who deliver a seamless blend of kicked-up Celtic, folk, and world music with a punk-rock sensibility.  More »

Feb
28

The Cashore Marionettes - Life in Motion - Joseph Cashore's beautifully crafted marionettes take the audience on a journey that celebrates the richness of life.  More »

Mar
07

Tab Benoit - Join us for an unforgettable night of blues by one of the premier roots musicians of our time.  More »

Mar
27

Mike and Ruthy - Featuring one of acoustic America's most revered musical duos.  More »

Apr
17

Nagata Shachu - Featuring folk drumming traditions found throughout Japan, Nagata Shachu will take you on a musical journey beyond all borders.  More »

It Begins Within

HOURS:
Mon-Sat 10 am - 5 pm
Sun
1 - 5 pm
Thurs - Open until 8pm
Closed on major holidays

ADMISSION:
Adults $6 
Children $4   
NMC Students FREE with ID 
Museum members FREE

If you are planning to attend an event at the Dennos Museum Center and have a disability requiring any special assistance, please notify us at dmc@nmc.edu or (231) 995-1055 as soon as possible.