Detroit Historical Society Events Listing

Learn to Conduct Oral Histories Workshop
August 4 2016 |
6:00pm to 7:30pm

Do you know of a family or community member with a 1967 story to tell? Would you like to learn how to conduct an oral history...

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Historic Fort Wayne
August 6 2016 |
10:00am to 12:00pm

This tour is SOLD OUT! Please call Casie at 313.833.0277 for wait list information.  Fort Wayne was built in 1845 in response to...

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Saturday Maritime Tour
August 6 2016 |
11:30am to 1:00pm

We’re excited to offer two Saturday morning adult tours of the Dossin Great Lakes Museum this summer! On Saturday, July 2 and...

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Alger Theater Restoration Tour
August 13 2016 |
10:00am to 11:30am

This tour is SOLD OUT! Please call Casie at 313.833.0277 for wait listinformation.  From its opening to the public in 1935 until...

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Summer Film Series: Sister Queens of the Great Lakes
August 13 2016 |
2:00pm to 3:00pm

Take a Great Lakes cruise on the Sister Queens of the Great Lakes, with ports of call in Chicago, Mackinac Island, Munising,...

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Summer Film Series: Sister Queens of the Great Lakes
August 13 2016 |
2:00pm to 3:00pm

Take a Great Lakes cruise on the Sister Queens of the Great Lakes, with ports of call in Chicago, Mackinac Island, Munising,...

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Summer Film Series: Ordinary People, Extraordinary Courage
August 13 2016 |
3:00pm to 4:00pm

Through an artful blend of historical narratives and re-enactments, this unique program draws viewers into the lives of real...

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Summer Film Series: Ordinary People, Extraordinary Courage
August 13 2016 |
3:00pm to 4:00pm

Through an artful blend of historical narratives and re-enactments, this unique program draws viewers into the lives of real...

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Summer Film Series: Sister Queens of the Great Lakes
August 14 2016 |
2:00pm to 3:00pm

Take a Great Lakes cruise on the Sister Queens of the Great Lakes, with ports of call in Chicago, Mackinac Island, Munising,...

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Summer Film Series: Sister Queens of the Great Lakes
August 14 2016 |
2:00pm to 3:00pm

Take a Great Lakes cruise on the Sister Queens of the Great Lakes, with ports of call in Chicago, Mackinac Island, Munising,...

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Summer Film Series: Ordinary People, Extraordinary Courage
August 14 2016 |
3:00pm to 4:00pm

Through an artful blend of historical narratives and re-enactments, this unique program draws viewers into the lives of real...

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Summer Film Series: Ordinary People, Extraordinary Courage
August 14 2016 |
3:00pm to 4:00pm

Through an artful blend of historical narratives and re-enactments, this unique program draws viewers into the lives of real...

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Preserving Your Family Photos
August 16 2016 | 7:00pm

Photographs are a cherished part of any family collection; ensuring their long-term care and stability should be a priority....

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Detroit 67 Oral History Collection Day
August 20 2016 |
10:00am to 3:00pm

Do you have a story to tell about where you were and what you were doing during the events of July 1967? We are looking to...

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Learn to Conduct Oral Histories Workshop
August 20 2016 |
10:00am to 11:30am

Do you know of a family or community member with a 1967 story to tell? Would you like to learn how to conduct an oral history...

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Our Island Jewel: Detroit’s Belle Isle Park
August 23 2016 | 7:00pm

Often called the crowning jewel of Detroit’s riverfront, Belle Isle has a long and storied history. The park has hosted world...

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Packard Proving Grounds
August 27 2016 |
10:00am to 12:00pm

This tour is SOLD OUT! Please call Casie at 313.833.0277 for wait listinformation.  Dedicated in 1927, the buildings at the...

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I Spy: The Fifth Estate Under Surveillance
September 1 2016 | 6:30pm

Doors at 6:30, Program begins at 7 p.m. Join us at the Detroit Historical Museum for a closing program for Start the Presses: 50...

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Chasing Dreams Season Opener
September 8 2016 | 5:30pm

Chasing Dreams: Baseball and Becoming American, organized by the National Museum of American Jewish History, highlights the ways...

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Detroit Boat Club
September 10 2016 |
10:00am to 12:00pm

This tour is SOLD OUT! Please call Casie at 313.833.0277 for wait listinformation.  The Detroit Boat Club Crew was founded in...

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