General Information

Admission to the Museum is FREE!

The Detroit Historical Museum is located in Detroit’s Cultural Center on Woodward Avenue. 

5401 Woodward Ave., Detroit, MI 48202    CLICK HERE for a Google map and directions.

 

Extended Holiday Hours:

Closed Wed., Dec. 24, Thurs., Dec. 25 and Thurs., Jan. 1, 2015.

Open Fri., Dec. 26 through Sun., Jan. 4, 2015 from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day, except for New Year’s Day.

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.

M-1 Streetcar Construction Detours:

Woodward Avenue remains open for traffic but travel lanes are reduced throughout the area.

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.

For M-1 RAIL construction updates, please visit www.m-1rail.com and sign up for our M-1 RAIL Weekly Update e-newsletter and text alerts.  

Parking

Parking is $6 in the adjacent Museum lot on Kirby St. (between Woodward and Cass Avenues), as available.