Orchestra Hall 100

Learn more about a legendary Detroit landmark and the Detroiters who spent time there in 100 Years of Music, Magic and Community.

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New memberships

Coinciding with a return to paid admission at the Detroit Historical Museum, we're offering new membership levels that better reflect how people “museum” today.

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Detroit 67 Project

The Detroit Historical Museum won 2nd place honors for Detroit 67 at the 2019 Best in Heritage Conference!

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Lindell AC

Revisit America's First Sports Bar in our new exhibition, open now!

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Make a Donation

Support our educational mission with a tax deductible gift in any amount.

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Dossin Great Lakes Museum

Showcasing 300 years of Great Lakes history on Belle Isle. Open Friday through Sunday year-round!

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News & Events

2018 IMLS National Medal
May 05, 2018

The Detroit Historical Museum is a 2018 National Medal for Museum & Library Service winner for Detroit 67: Looking Back to Move Forward.

Become a Member
May 23, 2016

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

Outdoor Enhancement Project
Jul 01, 2019

The Dossin Great Lakes Museum will be open during construction on the Dossin Outdoor Enhancement Project - underway now!

Growing Where We're Planted
Feb 29, 2020

Celebrate Black History Month at our annual event, this year focusing on food traditions and urban agriculture.