Iron County Historical and Museum Society was organized in 1962 and the
Museum was opened in 1968.It is Upper Michigan's largest local museum and is located on
nearly 10 acres of land, a former mine site.It has 26 buildings and over 100 major exhibits and includes 2
special art galleries - the Lee LeBlanc Wildlife Gallery and the Giovanelli
Italianate Gallery. The museum also has a Cultural Center and Research Center.