Detroit Historical Society Events Listing

The Parade Company
October 25 2014 | 10:00am to 11:30am

This tour is SOLD OUT. For wait list information, please call 313.833.1801. You’re invited to take a behind the scenes look and...

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Treats in the Streets
October 26 2014 | 12:00pm to 3:00pm

Bring the whole family to one of the spookiest days of the year. The 12th annual Treats in the Streets, the FREE family Halloween...

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Gary Grimshaw: Detroit's Counterculture Poster Artist Opening Reception
October 30 2014 | 6:00pm to 9:00pm

Join us for a night of psychedelic art and music as we showcase the iconic rock n’ roll posters of Detroit artist, Gary Grimshaw...

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William E. Scripps Mansion
November 1 2014 | 11:00am to 2:00pm

This tour is SOLD OUT. For wait list information, please call 313.833.1801. This special tour starts with lunch at the C-Pub at...

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November Historic Houses of Worship Tour
November 3 2014 | 10:00am to 4:00pm

This tour is SOLD OUT. For wait list information, please call 313.833.1801. November 3, 2014 Christ Church Grosse Pointe...

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Homeschool Field Day
November 5 2014 | 10:00am to 2:00pm

Recommended for all grades K – 12 Home school students and their families are invited to a special program at the Dossin Great...

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Detroit Golf Club
November 8 2014 | 10:00am to 12:30pm

This tour is SOLD OUT. For wait list information, please call 313.833.1801. Includes lunch! Founded by William R. Farrand and...

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Detroit: Our Greatest Generation
November 8 2014 | 3:00pm to 4:30pm

(Running Time: 90 minutes) In honor of Veterans Day, Detroit: Our Greatest Generation tells the real-life stories of many Detroit...

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Raising the Anchor of the Edmund Fitzgerald
November 9 2014 | 2:00pm to 2:50pm

SHOWN AT THE DOSSIN GREAT LAKES MUSEUM (Running Time: 48 minutes) The Edmund Fitzgerald was lost with her entire crew of 29 men...

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Our Vietnam Generation
November 9 2014 | 3:00pm to 4:50pm

(Running Time: 110 minutes) Our Vietnam Generation focuses on the struggles experienced by Michigan Vietnam veterans, who...

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Lost Mariners Remembrance
November 10 2014 | 6:00pm to 8:00pm

This moving annual program remembering sailors lost on the Great Lakes will be highlighted by a presentation about the Benjamin...

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Fighting on the Home Front: Propaganda Posters of World War II
November 11 2014 | 9:00am

At the Grosse Pointe War Memorial The Detroit Historical Society is presenting a new traveling exhibition of World War II posters...

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Charles Lang Freer House
November 13 2014 | 6:00pm to 7:30pm

This tour is SOLD OUT. For wait list information, please call 313.833.1801. Special Thursday Tour — back by popular demand! The...

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Marine Mart
November 15 2014 | 9:30am to 2:00pm

The annual Marine Mart is a flea market desgined for Great Lakes enthusiasts. It features great holiday shopping and shiploads of...

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WWJ Newsradio 950
November 15 2014 | 10:00am to 12:00pm

This tour is SOLD OUT. For wait list information, please call 313.833.1801. Tour Michigan’s only all-news radio station, WWJ...

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Detroit Media Partnership Operations Facility
November 22 2014 | 10:00am to 12:00pm

The Detroit Free Press was first published as the Democratic Free Press and Michigan Intelligencer in 1831. The Detroit News...

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Join us for a Thanksgiving tradition!
November 27 2014 | 8:00am to 12:00pm

Enjoy America’s Thanksgiving Day Parade™ at the Detroit Historical Museum! Join us on Thursday, November 27 from 8 a.m. to noon...

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Historic Houses of Worship Tour - December
December 1 2014 | 10:00am to 4:00pm

This tour is SOLD OUT. For wait list information, please call 313.833.1801. December 1, 2014   Old St. Mary’s Spirit of Hope...

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Loren Andrus Octagon House
December 4 2014 | 10:00am to 12:00pm

This tour is SOLD OUT. For wait list information, please call 313.833.1801. Special Thursday Tour! In the late 1850s, a friendly...

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Noel Night
December 6 2014 | 5:00pm to 9:00pm

Midtown will be warm and bright for the 42nd annual Noel Night celebration on Saturday, December 6 from 5 to 9 p.m. At the...

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