Black Baseball in Living Color

See 200+ portraits of Black baseball players from 1867–1954, interpreted through the paintbrush of artist Graig Kreindler. 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…

Boom Town

The Detroit Historical Museum is open Wednesday - 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
Jul 15, 2023

See the new exhibition highlighting Shopkeepers and Stylists.

Coloring & Coffee: A Farewell to Boom Town
Sep 17, 2023

Join us for a colorful morning at the Detroit Historical Museum!