Historical Museum Events Listing

Fall Film Series: Detroit Remember When: Historic Houses of Worship
December 10 2016 |
3:00pm to 4:30pm

Detroit and its surrounding communities are home to some of the most historic and architecturally significant religious buildings...

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Fall Film Series: Detroit Remember When: Historic Houses of Worship
December 11 2016 |
3:00pm to 4:30pm

Detroit and its surrounding communities are home to some of the most historic and architecturally significant religious buildings...

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Holiday Break Acitivities
December 26 2016 | 9:30am to December 31 2016 | 5:00pm

The Detroit Historical Museum and Dossin Great Lakes Museum will be open all week between the Christmas and New Year’s holidays....

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Noon Year's Eve
December 31 2016 |
10:00am to 1:00pm

How do children who are too young to stay up until midnight celebrate the New Year? They attend Noon Year’s Eve celebration at...

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Motown & More: Detroit's African American Music History Tour
January 14 2017 |
10:00am to 11:30am

The Detroit Historical Museum is thrilled to present a series of tours focused on the history, experiences and enduring influence...

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Winter Film Series: The Hudson's Building
January 14 2017 |
3:00pm to 4:00pm

This 1997 film chronicles the history of the legendary Hudson’s Department Store in downtown Detroit and the debate over possible...

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Winter Film Series: The Hudson's Building
January 15 2017 |
3:00pm to 4:00pm

This 1997 film chronicles the history of the legendary Hudson’s Department Store in downtown Detroit and the debate over possible...

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MLK Day: "Bring the Dream to Life"
January 16 2017 |
10:00am to 4:00pm

Celebrate Dr. Marting Luther King, Jr.'s 88th birthday with us and "Bring the Dream to Life" on Monday, January 18 at the Detroit...

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Ivan Benning
Jazz on the Streets of Old Detroit
February 9 2017 |
6:00pm to 9:00pm

Join us for an exciting evening on February 9, 2017 when Ivan Benning, one of Detroit’s premier saxophonists, performs on “Jazz...

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Winter Film Series: Detroit Civil Rights Trilogy
February 11 2017 |
3:00pm to 4:00pm

Clayton Rye’s award-winning film, “Detroit Civil Rights Trilogy,” presents three personal stories that chronicle black history in...

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Winter Film Series: Detroit Civil Rights Trilogy
February 12 2017 |
3:00pm to 4:00pm

Clayton Rye’s award-winning film, “Detroit Civil Rights Trilogy,” presents three personal stories that chronicle black history in...

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Detroit 67 Third Thursday Speaker Series: Viola Liuzzo
February 16 2017 |
6:00pm to 8:00pm

Join us on the third Thursday of each month beginning in February for a new speaker series. Local scholars and subject matter...

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Detroit: African Americans in the Twentieth Century Tour
February 18 2017 |
10:00am to 11:30am

The Detroit Historical Museum is thrilled to present a series of tours focused on the history, experiences and enduring influence...

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African American History Family Day
February 25 2017 |
10:00am to 3:00pm

Celebrate African American History at our FREE family friendly event filled with educational and entertaining performances,...

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Winter Film Series: Top Secret Rosies
March 11 2017 |
3:00pm to 4:00pm

In 1942 a secret U.S. military program was launched to recruit women to the war effort. But unlike the efforts to recruit Rosie...

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Winter Film Series: Top Secret Rosies
March 12 2017 |
3:00pm to 4:00pm

In 1942 a secret U.S. military program was launched to recruit women to the war effort. But unlike the efforts to recruit Rosie...

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Detroit 67 Third Thursday Speaker Series: African Americans in Michigan
March 16 2017 |
6:00pm to 8:00pm

Join us on the third Thursday of each month beginning in February for a new speaker series. Local scholars and subject matter...

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African American Leaders & Heroes and Their Stories Tour
March 18 2017 |
10:00am to 11:30am

The Detroit Historical Museum is thrilled to present a series of tours focused on the history, experiences and enduring influence...

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Women Who Empower: Women in Wartime
March 25 2017 |
11:00am to 3:00pm

Mark your calendar for an all new FREE program focusing on Women’s History! On Saturday, March 25 at the Detroit Historical...

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