Lectures & Films

 

Film Series

The Detroit Historical Society Film Series screens documentaries that cover a range of Detroit History subjects. Films are screened on select Saturdays and Sundays and are free with museum admission. Past documentaries have included “The Hudson’s Building,” Keith Famie’s “Our Story Of…” series, and “Detroit Mob Confidential.”

Please visit our event calendar to learn about upcoming presentations.

Third Thursday Speaker Series & Panel Discussions

The Detroit Historical Society hosts monthly evening presentations on Detroit history topics in our popular Third Thursday Speaker Series. We also host speakers and discussions related to exhibitions and current events on an occasional basis.

Current Film Events and Lectures:

Dinner and a Movie: Christmas at the Holly Hotel
December 16 2022 | 5:30pm to 9:00pm

Join us for this special holiday event! Dinner and a Movie: Benefit for the Holly Hotel Arcade and Streets of Old Detroit –...

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Matinee Screening: Christmas at the Holly Hotel
December 18 2022 | 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Join us for this special holiday film screening! Benefiting the Holly Hotel Arcade and Streets of Old Detroit – rebuilding after...

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