Empire Area Museum
- Address: 11544 LaCore St, Empire, MI, 49630
- Phone: (231) 326-5568
Empire's museum features a turn-of-the-century saloon, parlor, kitchen, blacksmith shop and complete one-room school preserved from the town's heyday as a Lake Michigan port. Open six days a week July through Labor Day (closed Wednesday); weekends only Memorial Day through July 1 and after Labor Day through third weekend in October.