Events by Month

August 2022

August 1, 2022

Free Admission for Teachers!

(All day)

Celebrate Teacher Appreciation Month with FREE ADMISSION at the Detroit Historical Museum and Dossin Great Lakes Museum during the month of August!

Teachers of all levels and school staff members are invited to show their School ID at the front desk and receive complimentary admission on the day of their visit.


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August 4, 2022

Frederick Law Olmsted: Bringing Nature to the City

5:30pm to 7:00pm

Dossin Great Lakes Museum

100 Strand Drive, Belle Isle

August 7, 2022

Rendez-vous Detroit

10:00am to 5:00pm

Celebrate Detroit's French Canadian history at the annual Rendez-vous Detroit gathering, taking place this year at the Dossin Great Lakes Museum!

Step back into time to experience Detroit as it was in the days of Cadillac, through indoor and outdoor exhibits, artifacts and activities, including live French Canadian music and dance, historical re-enactors bringing 18th century Detroit to life, children's crafts and games, storytelling and an 18th century fashion show.