AAA Editor Notes
Ypsilanti Historical Museum and Archives is just n. of Michigan Ave. at 220 N. Huron St. The 1860 house is filled with collections representing 19th-century life in Ypsilanti. Each room focuses on a different aspect of history; the parlor features antique furniture and art; a bedroom showcases antique quilts and the nursery displays antique toys. There also is a room dedicated to historic tools. The archives are housed in the basement, and the collection includes genealogical information.
Guides provide information about architectural details as well as the antique collection.
Time: Allow 30 minutes minimum.