Images from History

People who Defined Detroit in the 1960s: Photographs by Sue Marx. Now open in the Detroit Artists Showcase! Read more…

The Hustle

Celebrate the newest Hustle exhibition at the Detroit Historical Museum: Shopkeepers & Stylists. Read more…

Spotlight: Mary Wilson

Celebrate legendary singer and performer Mary Wilson in our Motor City Music exhibition. Read more…

Dossin Great Lakes Museum

Visit us on Belle Isle year-round! Highlighting Detroit’s role in regional and national maritime history. 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
Jul 15, 2023

See the new exhibition highlighting Shopkeepers and Stylists.

The Hustle: Entrepreneur Resource Summit
Nov 04, 2023

Save the date for a special event at the Detroit Historical Museum!