holland museum

8:09 pm
Tue December 23, 2014

New Tax Request Considered for Holland Museum

Museum staff has been working with donors on "bridge funding" until a long-term solution is found
A statewide sales tax vote has opened the door to the possibility that a struggling local institution could also return to the voters seeking a steady source of income.The Holland Museum was left searching for a steady source of income after a November tax vote failed, but it's possible the longstanding museum will again turn to voters on the May ballotIf it were the only thing on the ballot, the museum would be forced to pay for the election.
7:40 pm
Mon December 1, 2014

Holland Museum Announces Layoffs

Millage request did not get needed support in Holland Township
The Holland Museum has cut staff and hours in an attempt to right its ship. If a long-term solution isn't found in the next three to six months, however, the decades-old historical institution will have to shut its doors for good, Executive Director Chris Shires said Monday.
5:35 pm
Sun November 9, 2014

Holland Museum Supporters Weigh Next Move After Millage Defeat

Museum officials are looking at other ways to support institution
Holland Historical Trust Executive Director Chris Shires called the results of the vote Tuesday, Nov. 4, vote “pretty devastating.”
6:50 am
Tue November 12, 2013

Holland Museum unveils exhibit to honor Medal of Honor winners

Holland one of two countries in U.S. with four Medal of Honor recipients
For the widow of Medal of Honor recipient Cpl. John Essebagger, Mary (Belle) Murphy, it's important for people to know they can achieve the heights her husband and three other Holland men reached."These were just common men that were able to bring about heroics above and beyond," she said Monday after the Holland Museum officially opened a new interactive display about Holland's four Medal of Honor recipients.