The Detroit 1967 Project

Looking Back to Move Forward. Tell your story or get involved now!

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Digital Collection

Access our online catalog to view thousands of unique artifacts from Detroit's past.

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'Behind the Scenes' Historic Tours

Our "Behind the Scenes" tours give you an in-depth look at some of Detroit's most iconic, history-making places.

Henry Ford Health System: 100 Years Measured in Life

Celebrate 100! Open now through January 3, 2016 in the Detroit Historical Museum's Community Gallery!

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News & Events

Detroit 1967 Logo
Jul 27, 2015

Detroit 1967 is a community engagement project of the Detroit Historical Society, developed in collaboration with Metro Detroit residents, museums and cultural institutions, non-profit and community organizations, public and private schools, colleges and universities, and businesses. For more information on the Detroit 1967 Project, please click the link below.

New Exhibits Open Saturday, August 29!
Aug 24, 2015

The Detroit Historical Museum will be closed Monday, August 24- Friday, August 28 for exhibit changes. Click the link below for more information on our new changing exhibitions that officially open on Saturday, August 29!

Fashion D.Fined Exhibit Opening Event
Sep 11, 2015

Join the Detroit Historical Society for a night of fashion and fun!

August Store Specials!
Aug 01, 2015

Take 20% off all Arcadia books!