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Admission to the Museum is FREE!
The Detroit Historical Museum is located in Detroit’s Cultural Center on Woodward Avenue.
For a preview of current exhibits, visit our exhibitions page.
Woodward Avenue remains open for traffic but travel lanes are reduced between Baltimore Street and Warren Avenue.
Please note that both the I-94 East and Westbound exits for Woodward Avenue/John R are closed due to Woodward bridge construction for the M-1 Streetcar project.
From the East: Follow I-94 to I-75 South to Mack Avenue exit. Right on Mack Avenue to Woodward Avenue make a right (northbound) onto Woodward. Take Woodward Avenue to Kirby turn left on Kirby to Detroit Historical Museum.
From the West: Follow I-94 to M-10 (the Lodge). Exit M-10 South to Forest Ave. Follow Forest Ave East to Woodward Ave (though 4 signaled intersections). Turn Left (northbound) onto Woodward Avenue. Follow Woodward North to Kirby Street (approx. 5 blocks). Turn Left at Kirby Street to the Detroit Historical Museum.
Parking: Parking is $6 in the adjacent Museum lot on Kirby, while available.
Regular Museum hours:
Tuesday - Friday 9:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
The Museum is closed on Mondays.
Detroit Historical Museum
5401 Woodward Ave.
Detroit, MI 48202
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