General Information

Hours of operation:

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

Starting Friday, June 13, the Museum will be open on Fridays from 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. all summer through Labor Day weekend (except Friday, July 4).

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.

The island is accessible via I-75, I-375, Grand Boulevard and Jefferson Avenue.

The museum is located at:

100 Strand Drive, Belle Isle

Detroit, MI 48207


Dossin Great Lakes Museum