Historical Museum Events Listing

Third Thursday Speaker Series: What I've Learned from Detroit 67
June 21 2018 | 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Our popular Third Thursday Speaker Series continues this spring at the Detroit Historical Museum. Attendance is free, but pre-...

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A Tribute to Bob Bury
June 28 2018 | 5:00pm to 8:00pm

After 16 years, the Detroit Historical Society will bid farewell to its long-time Executive Director and CEO, Bob Bury, at a...

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Bring Your Block Club! Special Screening of ARISE Detroit Documentary
June 30 2018 | 10:00am to 12:00pm

For our next Bring Your Block Club event, you are invited to join us for a special documentary screening of “ARISE Detroit! The...

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Concert of Colors After Party
July 13 2018 | 11:00pm to July 14 2018 | 1:00am

Free admission! Come out and celebrate with us for the second year in row as the Detroit Historical Museum plays host to the...

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Summer Film Series: Revolution '67
July 14 2018 | 3:00pm to 4:00pm

July 1967 doesn’t only mark a significant time in Detroit’s history, but in the history of Newark, New Jersey as well. Revolution...

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Summer Film Series: Revolution '67
July 15 2018 | 3:00pm to 4:00pm

July 1967 doesn’t only mark a significant time in Detroit’s history, but in the history of Newark, New Jersey as well. Revolution...

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Third Thursday Speaker Series: Tale of Two Cities
July 19 2018 | 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Detroit: A Tale of Two Cities by Peter Werbe and Harvey Ovshinsky “Detroit has been the beneficiary of one of the most remarkable...

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ARISE Detroit Neighborhood Day
August 4 2018 | 11:00am to 3:00pm

Free admission! For the second time in a row, Detroit Historical Society will team up with the Detroit Public Library and the ...

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Summer Film Series: Stranded at the Corner
August 11 2018 | 3:00pm to 4:30pm

Ty Cobb, Hank Greenberg, Al Kaline, Kirk Gibson and several other legends as well as fond memories were made at “The Corner.”...

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Summer Film Series: Stranded at the Corner
August 12 2018 | 3:00pm to 4:30pm

Ty Cobb, Hank Greenberg, Al Kaline, Kirk Gibson and several other legends as well as fond memories were made at “The Corner.”...

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Third Thursday Speaker Series: A House Divided
August 16 2018 | 6:00pm to 8:00pm

A House Divided: The Ossian Sweet Case, and the Battle for Fair Housing in Detroit by Jamon Jordan This year marks the 50th...

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Summer Film Series: Meet Me at the Lindell
September 8 2018 | 3:00pm to 4:30pm

For more than 50 years, the Lindell AC was the place to see and be seen in Detroit. Thanks to hosts Jimmy and Johnny Butsicaris,...

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Summer Film Series: Meet Me at the Lindell
September 9 2018 | 3:00pm to 4:30pm

For more than 50 years, the Lindell AC was the place to see and be seen in Detroit. Thanks to hosts Jimmy and Johnny Butsicaris,...

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Senior Week
September 11 2018 (All day) to September 14 2018 (All day)

Register now for $10 per person• Catered lunch and guided tour for only $15 per person!• Free Detroit-themed movies and Curator...

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Third Thursday Speaker Series: Northern High School Walkout
September 20 2018 | 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Detroit’s Northern High School 1966 Walkout by Ivory D. Williams Prior to the events of 1967, there was Detroit’s Northern High...

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Detroit 67 Youth Symposium
September 22 2018 | 10:00am to 5:00pm

Save the date! On Saturday, September 22, this one-day program will engage young people (ages 14–18) in a variety of experiences...

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Jazz on the Streets of Old Detroit
September 27 2018 | 6:00pm to 9:00pm

Tickets: $15 in advance, $20 at the door Join the Black Historic Sites Committee as we celebrate scintillating jazz as performed...

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