Partnership Programs

The Detroit Historical Society is pleased to partner with area organizations to provide innovative and informative tours, lectures, conferences and other programs. Recent partnerships have included a bootlegging river boat tour of Prohibition era sites with Preservation Detroit, and co-sponsorship of the Michigan in Perspective: The Annual Conference on Local History presented by the Historical Society of Michigan.

Please visit our event calendar to learn about upcoming presentations.

Current Partnership Programs Events:

Michigan in Perspective: The Local History Conference
March 3 2017 (All day) to March 4 2017 (All day)

Held annually in the Wayne/Oakland/Macomb tri-county area and open to anyone interested in state or regional history, Michigan in...

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DSO Classical Roots
March 3 2017 |
5:30pm to 8:00pm

The DSO's annual Classical Roots Celebration increases awareness of the contributions that African-American composers and...

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Great Lakes Shipwreck Festival
March 4 2017 |
9:00am to 5:00pm

Save the Date for the 2017 Great Lakes Shipwreck Festival! The Great Lakes Shipwreck Festival is an annual event that highlights...

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Michigan History Day 2017
March 4 2017 |
10:00am to 2:00pm

On Saturday, March 4 between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. nearly 200 fourth through twelfth grade students will share their historical...

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MSU Science Festival Detroit Expo
April 9 2017 |
11:00am to 4:00pm

Dossin Great Lakes Museum & Belle Isle State ParkFREE admission The Detroit Historical Society is pleased to partner with...

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City of Champions Day
April 17 2017 |
6:00pm to 8:30pm

6 – 8:30 p.m., 7 p.m. presentationDetroit Historical Museum The 1935-36 Detroit year in sports sparked Michigan Governor ...

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African American Pioneers in Medicine
April 23 2017 |
1:00pm to 4:00pm

FREE admission! In this combination exhibition and program at the Detroit Historical Museum, participants will learn about...

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Jazz on the Streets of Old Detroit
May 25 2017 |
6:00pm to 9:00pm

Tickets: $15 in advance, $20 at the door Join us for an exciting evening on Thursday, May 25 when accomplished jazz bassist...

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