Michigan History Day 2019, District 10 Competition

March 2 2019 | 9:00am to 2:30pm

Please note! The Detroit Historical Museum will be closed to the public on Saturday, March 2 except for those wishing to attend the District 10 Competition for Michigan History Day.

Michigan History Day, an affiliate of National History Day sponsored by the Historical Society of Michigan, is a year-long educational program where students in grades 4-12 pick a historic topic related to an annual theme, conduct original research using primary and secondary sources, analyze their findings and draw conclusions about their topics significance in history and create final projects to showcase their work.  The projects, which include papers, documentaries, performances, exhibits and web sites, can be entered in a series of competitions from the local to the national level.

We are proud to support the Michigan History Day program at the local level. During the school year, we provide teachers and students with information and resources on the program. Each March, the Detroit Historical Museum hosts the local competition for students throughout southeastern Michigan.


District 10 Competition will be held on March 2nd, 2019 from 9AM – 2:30PM

District 10 Registration Deadline—Monday, February 18th, 2019.

Websites, Papers, & Docs due—Monday, February 25th, 2019.

Registration fee is $7 per student.


More information about participating is at detroithistorical.org/learn/michigan-history-day