Free Tickets to Detroit Pistons

A new partnership with the Detroit Pistons offering free tickets to any game in February or March 2022. 

From the CEO: February 2022

Dear Friends,  

NBA's 75th Anniversary

Prepare for March Madness with history on Detroit’s best basketball players and celebrate the NBA's 75th Anniversary! 

Detroit's Doorway to Freedom

Learn why Detroit is called the Doorway to Freedom.  

Found Footage: Black Bottom Detroit

Detroit's Black Bottom neighborhood was razed to make way for I-375, displacing residents and erasing the neighborhood's footprint. Discover unearthed footage of the neighborhood from the Detroit Video History Archive. 

Society Member: Kim Monts


Detroit's First Maritime History Museum

Detroit's first maritime history museum was actually on a ship! Learn more about the legacy of the J.T. Wing here. 

Who Is Farmer Jack?

Farmer Jack was a popular grocery store chain that can be traced back to 1924 in Detroit. 

Top Holiday Gift Items

The holidays are officially here and if you’ve got a history lover on your list, the Detroit Historical Museum store has you covered! Check out our holiday shopping guide.