Historical Museum Events Listing

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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Black Historic Sites Bus Tour
August 25 2018 | 10:30am to 3:30pm

Since 1971, the Black Historic Sites Committee, an affinity group of the Detroit Historical Society, has been committed to...

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Jose Feliciano Appearance
September 8 2018 | 12:00pm to 1:30pm

On Saturday, September 8, legendary singer and guitarist José Feliciano will visit the museum to tour The Year of the Tiger: 1968...

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Summer Film Series & Panel Discussion: Meet Me at the Lindell
September 8 2018 | 1:30pm to 3:00pm

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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Meet '68 Tiger Denny McLain
September 14 2018 | 12:00pm to 2:00pm

Legendary Tigers pitcher Denny McLain will visit the museum on the anniversary of his 30-game win! Meet Denny outside the museum...

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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 Summit
September 22 2018 | 10:00am to 5:30pm

The Inaugural Detroit 67 Youth Summit is a unique, one-day experience designed for high school students throughout Metro Detroit...

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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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Tiger Stadium Book Signing
September 29 2018 | 12:00pm to 2:00pm

Bill Dow, Frank Rashid and Michael Betzhold be on-hand to discuss their new book Tiger Stadium: Essays and Memories of Detroit's...

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Stranded at the Corner Film Screening
September 29 2018 | 2:00pm to 3:30pm

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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