** PRESERVING OUR PAST FOR THE FUTURE **

Dekker Huis / Zeeland Historical Museum

37 East Main Ave, Zeeland, MI

New Groningen Schoolhouse

10537 Paw Paw Dr, Zeeland, MI 


MAILING ADDRESS: Zeeland Historical Society | PO Box 165 | Zeeland, MI 49464 

EMAIL: info@zeelandhistory.org

PHONE:  (616) 772-4079

 


A N N O U N C E M E N T S


“The Immigration and Early History of the People of Zeeland, Ottawa County, Michigan in 1847”.  This out-of-print book was written by Anna Kremer Keppel and published in 1925. 

 

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 ~~~ Introducing ~~~

 

New Historical Driving Tour

 

Enjoy the fall colors and learn more about local history with a new driving tour sponsored by the Zeeland Historical Society.  The tour takes you to Groningen, New Groningen, Zeeland, Overisel, Drenthe, and Vriesland. 

 

Along the way you will learn the stories of these communities, all founded by Dutch immigrants in 1847 and each one different from the others. You will also be able to enjoy the beauty of rural west Michigan as fall takes over.