The Year of the Tiger: 1968 Opening Reception

April 20 2018 | 6:00pm to 9:00pm

Celebrate the opening of the new exhibition The Year of the Tiger: 1968 at the Detroit Historical Museum!

Featuring a panel discussion with 1968 Tigers Willie Horton and Mickey Lolich along with Tigers Broadcaster Ray Lane and Detroit News Sports Writer Jerry Green. They'll be joined by Guest Curator Bill Dow and Detroit Historical Society Director of Exhibitions and Collections Tracy Irwin. 

Doors at 6 p.m.
Panel at 7 p.m.
Exhibition Preview at 8 p.m.

Reception features standard ballpark fare and casual attire.  For more Information, please call 313.833.0158.

No autograph requests, please.

Limited Edition 1968 Mini-bats available! For $68, purchase a commemorative baseball bat that will be featured in the exhibition, along with your name. You'll be able to take home the bat as a personal memento when the exhibit closes.

68 Bat

The opening reception will be followed by a public opening on Saturday, April 21. Admission to the public opening is free.

Ticket Prices
Member ticket + Mini-bat
Guest ticket + Mini-bat