The Stroh Brewery Company Collection

In 2022, the Detroit Historical Society received a large donation of historical artifacts related to the Stroh Brewery Company from John Stroh III. Items from the new Stroh Brewery Company collection are currently being cataloged and digitized to be made available in our online collection.


Society Member: Rodney

From the CEO: March 2023

Dear Friends,  

From the CEO: February 2023

Dear Friends,  

CEO Elana Rugh Honored by Crain's Detroit!

The Detroit Historical Society is pleased to announce that President and CEO Elana Rugh has been recognized as one of Detroit’s Notable Women in Nonprofits by Crain’s Detroit Business!

From the CEO: Holiday 2022

Dear Friends,  

2022 Thanksgiving Parade Viewing Event Cancelled

Sad but true.

There will be no America's Thanksgiving Day Parade viewing event at the Detroit Historical Museum this year.    We just don’t have the staffing to host you.