Maritime Miniatures

See over 150 of our ship models on display together for the first time in 20 years! Read more…

Boom Town

The Detroit Historical Museum is open Thursday - Sunday! Featuring the new exhibition Boom Town: Detroit in the 1920s Read more…

Dossin Great Lakes Museum

Visit us on Belle Isle year-round! Open Friday - Sunday. Read more…

Detroit 67 Project

Browse 500+ oral histories and explore the award-winning Detroit Historical Museum exhibition. Read more…

News & Events

Become a Member
Jan 01, 2023

Support the Detroit Historical Society by becoming a member! Enjoy exclusive events and other perks while you support our mission.

Shop Online
Jan 01, 2023

Find unique Detroit gifts in our online store! Shop from anywhere, anytime.

The Hustle
Jan 01, 2023

See the second in our series of exhibitions highlighting Detroit's Black entrepreneurs, opening on Saturday, January 14.

100th Anniversary Celebration
Jan 01, 2023

Tickets are on sale now for our 100th Anniversary Celebration on Saturday, April 29 at the Detroit Historical Museum.