Changing Exhibitions

Automotive Showplace

The Automotive Showplace is a rotating exhibit space at the Detroit Historical Museum that features rare and unique vehicles from the Detroit Historical Society’s collection, presented by Warner Norcross & Judd.       NOW OPEN in the Automotive...

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Community Gallery

The Detroit Historical Museum’s Community Gallery is a changing exhibition space made available to local historical societies, museums, non-profit organizations and educational institutions. Selected for their contributions to the metro Detroit...

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Detroit 67: Perspectives

NOW OPEN in the Booth-Wilkinson Gallery On display through 2019 For more than two years, the Detroit Historical Society has convened diverse groups and communities around the effects of a historic crisis with its Detroit 67: Looking Back to Move...

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Detroit's Prismatic Club Celebrates 150 Years

NOW OPEN in the Detroit Artists Showcase On January 10, 1867, five Detroit gentlemen established a club with the intent of meeting weekly to discuss literature, art, science, travel, politics and society’s accomplishments. They chose the name...

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Detroiters Love Their Cars

NOW OPEN in the America's Motor City Showcase In Detroit, owning a car is a rite of passage and not only for transportation, but a point of pride. Detroit’s car culture does not end with the manufacture and sale of new vehicles, it extends to the...

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Name a Motor City Paint Color in Wrigley Hall

Through February 28, 2018 on the Lower Level Motor City Paint has created a new line of historic paint, and they’ve asked the Detroit Historical Society to help them name their new colors! Visit Wrigley Hall in the Detroit Historical Museum between...

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Re-Documenting Detroit

NOW OPEN on the Lower Level Re-Documenting Detroit is a multi-semester sponsored partnership between The Detroit Historical Society and the Photography Department at the College for Creative Studies to photographically document the changes to the...

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