General Information

Admission to the Dossin Great Lakes Museum is FREE.

The Dossin Great Lakes Museum is located on the shores of Detroit’s historic Belle Isle, just east of downtown Detroit.

100 Strand Drive, Belle Isle, Detroit, MI 48207  CLICK HERE for a Google map and directions




Extended Holiday Hours:

Open Fri., Dec. 26 through Sun., Jan. 4, 2015 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day, except for New Year’s Day. 

Closed Thurs., Jan. 1, 2015.


Regular Museum Hours

Saturday and Sunday, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. 


Parking is free for vehicles with a valid State of Michigan Recreation Passport or a Day Pass.

For more information on Belle Isle park, visit the Michigan Department of Natural Resources website.