Looking Back to Move Forward

A multi-year community project.
Bringing together diverse voices and communities.
  • Today we join organizations and individuals across the country in recognizing the National Day of Racial Healing. Part of the W.K. Kellogg Foundation’...

  • Pamela Taylor was five years old, living in the 12th and Clairmount area of Detroit in 1967. She vividly remembers the tanks and smoke that hot July. ...

  • “Many people moving or visiting Detroit now, say things like,’It’s making a comeback,’ and behave as if the city is a new discovery,” says artist Sydn...

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Upcoming Events

February 20, 2018
  • Detroit Design 2067 Youth Program Application Open
    February 20, 2018
    Detroit Historical Museum, 5401 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48202, USA   See more detailsAdd to my calendar

  • A Conversation on History Education with Brenda Tindal and Alycia Meriweather
    February 20, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Detroit Historical Museum, 5401 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48202, USA   See more detailsAdd to my calendar

  • Detroiters Speak: Beyond Development: Exposing Land Grabs
    February 20, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Cass Corridor Commons, 4605 Cass Ave, Detroit, MI 48201, USA   See more detailsAdd to my calendar

February 21, 2018
  • Detroit Design 2067 Youth Program Application Open
    February 21, 2018
    Detroit Historical Museum, 5401 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48202, USA   See more detailsAdd to my calendar

  • THEM: Object of Separation, Hate and Violence
    February 21, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
    Arab American National Museum, 13624 Michigan Ave, Dearborn, MI 48126, USA   See more detailsAdd to my calendar

February 22, 2018
  • Detroit Design 2067 Youth Program Application Open
    February 22, 2018
    Detroit Historical Museum, 5401 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48202, USA   See more detailsAdd to my calendar

  • THEM: Object of Separation, Hate and Violence
    February 22, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
    Arab American National Museum, 13624 Michigan Ave, Dearborn, MI 48126, USA   See more detailsAdd to my calendar

  • Jazz on the Streets of Old Detroit
    February 22, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Detroit Historical Museum, 5401 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48202, USA   See more detailsAdd to my calendar

February 23, 2018
  • Detroit Design 2067 Youth Program Application Open
    February 23, 2018
    Detroit Historical Museum, 5401 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48202, USA   See more detailsAdd to my calendar

  • THEM: Object of Separation, Hate and Violence
    February 23, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
    Arab American National Museum, 13624 Michigan Ave, Dearborn, MI 48126, USA   See more detailsAdd to my calendar

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