Welcome to the Fox Island Museum!

There are more than 3000 artifacts on display in Dioramas, Showcases, and free standing exhibits.  Among them is a display describing the life of former Governor Dr. Dixy Lee Ray, a Mosquito Fleet display, Indian artifacts, rotating exhibits, a reference room, farm room, Book Nook, and Museum Store.

Museum Open on Saturdays & Sundays 1-4 PM


  • Silent Auction – Christmas in July

    Silent Auction – Christmas in July

    Saturday, July 13th through Saturday, July 20th

    Bidding for this silent auction will be EVERY DAY between Saturday, July 13th and Saturday, July 20th, from 1 to 4 pm in the Museum Barn. Winners will be announced at 4pm on July 20th. Good luck!

  • Introducing Our 2024 Scholarship Winners

    Introducing Our 2024 Scholarship Winners

    On Monday, June 10th, 2024 the Fox Island Museum and the Chapel On Echo Bay awarded scholarships to Isabella Puccio & Alexander Sawan. Both scholarship winners had their families in attendance. It was an honor to award these two fine Fox Island residents $2000 each for their ongoing educational needs.

    Isabella Puccio will attend the University of Michigan in the fall to major in Biology on a pre-med track. Isabella wants to be a pediatrician in the future. She loves swimming, playing water polo, participating in speech and debate, and volunteering. Isabella loves Fox Island and is so grateful to have grown up in such a beautiful and loving place. She will always remember Fox Island once she goes to Michigan.

    Marie Weis was in attendance to help award the George Weis Museum Memorial Scholarship to Isabella.

    Alexander Sawan – Chapel On Echo Bay Scholarship Recipient

    Alex Sawan will be attending the University of Southern California in the fall. He was accepted into the Business of Cinematic Arts program and would like to work in the film industry after graduating. Alex loves playing music with his band, golfing, and spending time with his family, friends, and dogs. He is extremely grateful and honored to be selected for the Fox Island Chapel Scholarship and has loved growing up on Fox Island.

    Naomi Grant, Chapel President awarded the Chapel Scholarship to Alexander Sawan.

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