Special Events

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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:

Dig into the Dossin Spring Gala
May 7 2016 |
5:00pm to 10:00pm

Come celebrate at the Dossin Great Lakes Museum for our annual spring gala! Join us as we break ground on some of the exciting...

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Vernors 150th Anniversary Party
June 11 2016 |
10:00am to 5:00pm

Celebrate the 150th Anniversary of Vernors with the Detroit Historical Society! During the week of June 5-11, 2016, there will be...

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