Spotlight: Mary Wilson

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

The Hustle

Celebrate the newest Hustle exhibition at the Detroit Historical Museum. 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! 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
Apr 14, 2023

See the third in our series of exhibitions highlighting Detroit's Black entrepreneurs featuring Creators and Makers.

Jonathan Eig Book Talk - King: A Life
Jun 16, 2023

New York Times bestselling author Jonathan Eig in conversation with award-winning scholar and author Professor Randal Jelks at the Detroit Historical Museum.