Special Events

If you are a member, you can purchase tickets early by logging through the member log-in. Your username and password is your Membership ID number. Public offering will begin September 23.

Detroit Historical Society Special Events take place at both the Detroit Historical Museum and the Dossin Great Lakes Museum. Many are one-day events that often take place annually, such as our popular African American History Day. Others are special programs, such as Lost Mariners at the Dossin Great Lakes Museum and Noel Night at the Detroit Historical Museum.

Please visit our event calendar to learn about upcoming presentations.

Current Special Events:

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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Society Ball
December 6 2014 | 6:00pm to 11:00pm

It’s time to prepare for one of the Society’s most anticipated events of the year—the Holiday Ball! This year, the Society Ball...

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