Visit The Bailey Museum
We are open by appointment
during the winter months
Please call the museum
at (269) 637-3251
to leave a message
Welcome to the Bailey Museum!
The Liberty Hyde Bailey Museum is located in the birthplace and childhood home of America’s “Father of Modern Horticulture”, and a founder of the “New Agrarian” philosophy. Located in South Haven, Michigan, it is a museum, National Historic Site, garden, park and educational outreach center. Events celebrating Bailey’s life and works are held throughout the year.
These activities are supported by a grant from the Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs and the National Endowment for the Arts. On-line archive pages made possible with a grant from the National Archives and Michigan State Historical Records Advisory Board.
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South Haven Tribune March 18,2018
Happy Birthday Liberty Hyde Bailey! Liberty Hyde Bailey was born March 15, 1858 in South Haven, Michigan. In 1877 he entered Michigan Agricultural College (MAC) – or Michigan State University as it is… Read more »