Due to COVID-19 recommendations to limit social interaction, the
Elk Rapids Area Historical Society (ERAHS) History Museum
is closed to the public until further notice.

Our usual once-a-month (May through October) in-person programs have been expanded to ONLINE presentations three-times-a-month EVERY MONTH for as long as they are available to us from the Historical Society of Michigan.
June 09, 2021 (Wednesday) 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Hear This Historical Lecture thru HISTORY HOUNDS Lecture Series, Presented by the Historical Society of Michigan for Elk Rapids Area Historical Society Members:
Fairytale Homes: 
 The Mushroom Houses of Charlevoix
Presented by:
David Miles, Charlevoix Historical Society
Join us for a delightful tour of Charlevoix’s “Mushroom Houses.” Self-taught Charlevoix architect and nature-lover Earl Young designed whimsical homes that appear to have popped up from a fairy-tale book or Tolkien’s The Hobbit. Discover the history of the homes that draw thousands of tourists to Northern Michigan.

*** Register by 3:00 p.m. Tuesday, June 8th ***

This free lecture is only available to ERAHS members through remote access. If you are not an ERAHS member but would like to become one, click here.
Our 2021 Program Sponsors: