January 26, 1837 the day that the State Of Michigan became the 26th state.   Michigan History Center in Lansing will celebrate the day with a list of activities.

According to the Michigan Department of Natural Resources,  the museum will host a celebration on Saturday, January 28th.

Admission to the museum will be free on the day of celebration and will include special guest and museum staff commemorating those that had a hand in making Michigan a state.

You can view many of the state documents that include the first state constitution, learn about the native culture past and present and even enjoy a piece of birthday cake.

Just a few of the events that will take place during the Birthday Celebration.

The hours for the event will be from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Michigan History Center which is at 702 W. Kalamazoo Street in Lansing.

For more on the museum you can check out www.michigan.gov/mhc.