About Bailey

A Boy Named Liberty, and a Man for All Seasons


The Liberty Hyde Bailey Museum, located in Bailey's birthplace and childhood home and listed on the National Register of Historic Places, is dedicated solely to the life, work, and legacy of Liberty Hyde Bailey, Jr.


The Liberty Hyde Bailey Museum offers a variety of internship experiences, each tailored to an intern’s skills and interests.  Our internships also reflect our diverse mission and multifaceted identity through the categories of Education, Museum Gardens, Museum Technician, and Marketing and Promotion.

About the Museum

We are the Liberty Hyde Bailey Museum Memorial Fund, Inc., a 501(c)3 nonprofit foundation dedicated to telling the story of America’s Father of Modern Horticulture, the Founder of the New Agrarian Philosophy, and South Haven’s Favorite Son, Dr. Liberty Hyde Bailey, Jr.


Liberty Hyde Bailey Museum 903 S. Bailey Ave. P.O. Box 626 South Haven, MI 49090