Small Talk August 16th @ 2pm: George Washington Wisner: the Governor's talented brother


Ann Johnson is a descendant of the Wisner family and OCPHS board member. Ann looks at the life of

George Wisner, a New York city reporter, Michigan lawyer and abolitionist. Ann explores how George

influenced the life of his younger brother Moses Wisner, 12th Governor of Michigan.

Presented by Ann Johnson, a Wisner cousin

Sunday, August 16, 2015 @ 2:00pm

$5 Admission, light refreshments served

2016 Calendars available now!


Delightful images, these will go fast! Get your copies early while supplies last!

$15 Each

(Plus $5 postage if mailed.)

Live Auction & Dinner: Saturday, October 3rd, 2015

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Live Auction & Dinner: Saturday, October 3rd, 2015


1 Lafayette, Downtown Pontiac, MI 48342
(In the "Lafayette Room")

Our event last year was a huge success and fun was had by all. Stay tuned for details of this wonderful event!

The Haunted Mansion at Pine Grove

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The Haunted Mansion at Pine Grove

A family friendly tour of 19th Century customs.

Weekends in October: 3rd & 4th, 10th & 11th, 17th & 18th, 24th & 25th

1pm - 5 pm each day

Children's crafts and light refreshments served in the School House after the tour.

$5 per person/$10 per family of 5

Tickets sold in the Gift Shop

(248) 338-6732

Hours of Operation

Our office and research library are generally open Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., but our hours may vary due to the schedules of our volunteers or due to inclement weather. To ensure that someone will be here to assist you, please call ahead before visiting. Group Tours of Pine Grove must be arranged in advance. Contact us and we'll be happy to schedule a time for your group tour of six or more people.

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