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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.

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News & Events

July Museum Store Special!
Jul 01, 2014

Celebrate the founding of the city of Detroit with 20 percent off any merchandise with the Detroit flag on it and/or on both sizes of the Detroit flag itself at both Museum Stores and online! Don't forget to shop "Apparel" online for sale items.

August Film Series featuring "BURN"
Aug 10, 2014

This widely acclaimed documentary follows members of the Detroit Fire Department as they battle to protect the City of Detroit and its residents.

August Film Series at the Dossin
Aug 10, 2014

See "The Mystery of the Edmund Fitzgerald" at the Dossin Great Lakes Museum as part of our Summer Film Series. One screening only!

Behind the Scenes at the Ford Piquette Plant
Aug 02, 2014

See the birthplace of the Model T! Only a couple spots left on this popular tour!