Montrose, Michigan: Montrose Historical and Telephone Pioneer Museum

Michigan's only telephone museum. Visitors can sit in a phone booth, listen in on a party line, ponder mysterious tech such as the Hush-A-Phone.
Address:
144 E. Hickory St., Montrose, MI
Directions:
Downtown. From Hwy 57/State St. turn north at the stoplight onto Nichols Rd. Drive one block. Turn right onto Hickory St. Drive a hundred yards. You'll see the museum on the right.
Hours:
M-Tu 9:30-3:30, Su 1-5 (Call to verify)
Phone:
810-639-6644
Admission:
Free
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Montrose Historical and Telephone Pioneer Museum

Michigan's only telephone museum. Fantastic collection of phones, etc.

[Joe Follett, 10/15/2016]

The museum occupies the old Public Service Telephone Company of Montrose building. Visitors can sit in a phone booth, listen in on a party line, ponder mysterious tech such as the Hush-A-Phone and Calculagraph.

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