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. 

Detroit Historical Society Special Events take place at both the Detroit Historical Museum and the Dossin Great Lakes Museum, as well as other locations around the city.

Please visit our event calendar to learn about upcoming presentations.

Current Special Events:

2016 Detroit Historical Society Ball
December 10 2016 | 6:00pm to December 11 2016 | 12:00am

The Detroit Historical Society is thrilled to announce that the 2016 Ball will take place at the iconic Joe Louis Arena! Join us...

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The David Whitney Building – 1959 Roof-Top Sign Re-Lighting
January 19 2017 | 5:00pm

The Detroit Historical Society has partnered with the owners of the David Whitney Building to restore and relight the signage...

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