Detroit Historical Society Events Listing

Celebrate the “313th of the 313” with a Week’s Worth of Fun at the Detroit Historical Museum!
July 21 2014 | 11:00am to July 25 2014 | 3:00pm

The Detroit Historical Society is celebrating Detroit’s 313th birthday with a full week of activities. Monday–Friday, July 21–25...

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Classic Car Show
July 23 2014 | 10:00am to 4:00pm

The Detroit Historical Society is hosting a Classic Car Show on Wednesday, July 23 from 10 a.m. -4 p.m. outside the building on...

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The Rouge
July 23 2014 | 1:00pm to 1:45pm

The Detroit Historical Society is celebrating Detroit’s 313th birthday with a full week of activities. Monday–Friday, July 21–25...

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Regional Roots: The Birth and Evolution of Detroit and Its People
July 24 2014 | 1:00pm to 1:30pm

The Detroit Historical Society is celebrating Detroit’s 313th birthday with a full week of activities. Monday–Friday, July 21–25...

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Happy 313th Birthday, Detroit!
July 24 2014 | 6:00pm to 10:00pm

The Detroit Historical Society’s 313 Society in partnership with Forward Arts, DIA Founder’s Junior Council, Detroit Young...

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Dorothy Turkel House
July 25 2014 | 10:00am to 12:00pm

This tour is SOLD OUT. For wait list information, please call 313.833.1801. America's most famous architect, Frank Lloyd Wright,...

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Borderline: The Story of 8 Mile Road
July 25 2014 | 1:00pm to 2:30pm

The Detroit Historical Society is celebrating Detroit’s 313th birthday with a full week of activities. Monday–Friday, July 21–25...

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Black Historic Sites Committee 43rd Anniversary Gala
July 25 2014 | 6:00pm

LIONS COACH JIM CALDWELL HEADLINES A GROUP OF HONOREES BEING SALUTED BY THE DETROIT HISTORICAL SOCIETY’S BLACK HISTORIC SITES...

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Detroit Mob Confidential
July 26 2014 | 1:00pm to 2:25pm

The Detroit Historical Society is celebrating Detroit’s 313th birthday with a full week of activities. Monday–Friday, July 21–25...

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History of Hudson's
July 27 2014 | 1:00pm to 1:30pm

The Detroit Historical Society is celebrating Detroit’s 313th birthday with a full week of activities. Monday–Friday, July 21–25...

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Ford Piquette Avenue Plant
August 2 2014 | 10:00am to 12:00pm

Before there was Highland Park or River Rouge, there was Henry Ford's first Model T plant in Detroit's Milwaukee Junction...

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Charles Lang Freer House
August 7 2014 | 6:00pm to 8:00pm

This tour is SOLD OUT. For wait list information, please call 313.833.1801. The Freer House is considered to be one of the most...

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BURN
August 10 2014 | 3:00pm to 4:30pm

(Running time: 86 minutes) This widely acclaimed documentary follows members of the Detroit Fire Department as they battle to...

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The Mystery of the Edmund Fitzgerald
August 10 2014 | 3:00pm to 3:15pm

SHOWN AT THE DOSSIN GREAT LAKES MUSEUM (Running time: 15 minutes) The Edmund Fitzgerald was launched June 8, 1958 at River Rouge...

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The Mystery of the Edmund Fitzgerald
August 10 2014 | 3:00pm

The Edmund Fitzgerald was launched June 8, 1958 at River Rouge, Michigan. At 729 feet and 13,632 gross tons, she was the largest...

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Benson Ford Research Center
August 16 2014 | 10:00am to 12:00pm

This tour is SOLD OUT. For wait list information, please call 313.833.1801. The Benson Ford Research Center holdings include the...

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Packard Proving Grounds
August 23 2014 | 10:00am to 12:00pm

Dedicated in 1927, the buildings at the Proving Grounds in Utica were designed by Albert Kahn, and the oval test track was so...

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ArtWalk at WSU
September 6 2014 | 10:00am to 10:30am

This tour is SOLD OUT. For wait list information, please call 313.833.1801. With generous support from the Community Foundation...

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Historic Houses of Worship Tours
September 8 2014 | 10:00am to 4:00pm

This tour is SOLD OUT. For wait list information, please call 313.833.1801. Stops for this tour are Central United Methodist, St...

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30th Annual Conference of the Association for Great Lakes Maritime History
September 13 2014 (All day)

The Detroit Historical Society and the Dossin Great Lakes Museum are proud to host the 30th Annual Conference of the Association...

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