Detroit Historical Society Events Listing

A Tribute to Bob Bury
June 28 2018 | 5:00pm to 8:00pm

After 16 years, the Detroit Historical Society will bid farewell to its long-time Executive Director and CEO, Bob Bury, at a...

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A Tribute to Bob Bury
June 28 2018 | 5:00pm to 8:00pm

After 16 years, the Detroit Historical Society will bid farewell to its long-time Executive Director and CEO, Bob Bury, at a...

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Bring Your Block Club! Special Screening of ARISE Detroit Documentary
June 30 2018 | 10:00am to 12:00pm

For our next Bring Your Block Club event, you are invited to join us for a special documentary screening of “ARISE Detroit! The...

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Boston Edison Walking Tour
June 30 2018 | 10:00am to 11:30am

This tour is SOLD OUT. Please contact Casie at 313.833.1801 for wait list information. The Boston Edison Historic District...

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The U.S.S. Indianapolis Tragedy
July 7 2018 | 12:00pm to 3:00pm

Free admission! The “Indy” sailed from San Francisco to the island of Tinian carrying a top secret cargo, the primary components...

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Senior Days
July 11 2018 | 9:30am to 12:00pm

Wednesday, July 11 & Wednesday, August 15$8 per person Gallery Visit9:30–11 a.m. Visit the galleries at the Dossin Great...

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Concert of Colors After Party
July 13 2018 | 11:00pm to July 14 2018 | 1:00am

Free admission! Come out and celebrate with us for the second year in row as the Detroit Historical Museum plays host to the...

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Concert of Colors After Party
July 13 2018 | 11:00pm to July 14 2018 | 1:00am

Free admission! Come out and celebrate with us for the second year in row as the Detroit Historical Museum plays host to the...

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Midtown Walking Tour
July 14 2018 | 10:00am to 12:30pm

Tickets go on sale to members at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, June 12. No tickets will be sold before this time. Any remaining tickets...

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Summer Film Series: Revolution '67
July 14 2018 | 3:00pm to 4:00pm

July 1967 doesn’t only mark a significant time in Detroit’s history, but in the history of Newark, New Jersey as well. Revolution...

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Summer Film Series: Revolution '67
July 14 2018 | 3:00pm to 4:00pm

July 1967 doesn’t only mark a significant time in Detroit’s history, but in the history of Newark, New Jersey as well. Revolution...

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Summer Film Series: Ghost Ships of the Great Lakes
July 15 2018 | 2:00pm to 3:00pm

The discovery of a human skull in the depths of Lake Superior begins a story that will take historian and author Brendon Baillod...

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Summer Film Series: Ghost Ships of the Great Lakes
July 15 2018 | 2:00pm to 3:00pm

The discovery of a human skull in the depths of Lake Superior begins a story that will take historian and author Brendon Baillod...

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Summer Film Series: Revolution '67
July 15 2018 | 3:00pm to 4:00pm

July 1967 doesn’t only mark a significant time in Detroit’s history, but in the history of Newark, New Jersey as well. Revolution...

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Summer Film Series: Revolution '67
July 15 2018 | 3:00pm to 4:00pm

July 1967 doesn’t only mark a significant time in Detroit’s history, but in the history of Newark, New Jersey as well. Revolution...

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The Ford Piquette Avenue Plant
July 19 2018 | 6:00pm to 7:30pm

Tickets go on sale to members at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, June 12. No tickets will be sold before this time. Any remaining tickets...

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Third Thursday Speaker Series: Tale of Two Cities
July 19 2018 | 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Detroit: A Tale of Two Cities by Peter Werbe and Harvey Ovshinsky “Detroit has been the beneficiary of one of the most remarkable...

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Third Thursday Speaker Series: Tale of Two Cities
July 19 2018 | 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Detroit: A Tale of Two Cities by Peter Werbe and Harvey Ovshinsky “Detroit has been the beneficiary of one of the most remarkable...

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Gordon Park Oral History Activation
July 23 2018 (All day)

In collaboration with event host Brothers Always Together, the Detroit Historical Society will offer a Detroit 67 Project...

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Antique Outboards at the Dossin Great Lakes Museum
July 28 2018 | 10:00am to 4:00pm

Free admission! In what is becoming a Belle Isle tradition, antique outboard motors and boats will once again gather at the...

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