Looking Back to Move Forward

A multi-year community project.
Bringing together diverse voices and communities.
  • The Detroit 67 Project went to Croatia last week when team members Tracy Irwin, Marlowe Stoudamire and Elana Rugh participated in The Best in Heritage...

  • On Saturday, August 3, 2019, guests gathered on Legends Plaza at the Detroit Historical Museum to see the finished Four Freedoms Quilt, that combined ...

  • In 2017, we partnered with the Family Pictures USA team as part of the citywide 50th anniversary commemoration of July 1967. Detroiters shared the his...

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Upcoming Events

February 24, 2020
  • The $600 Million Scandal: Civic Duty for Local Government Accountability
    February 24, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Wayne County Community College District 1001 West Fort Street Frank Hayden Community Room #236 Detroit, MI 48226   See more detailsAdd to my calendar

February 25, 2020
  • The Royal African Tour at the Detroit Institute of Arts
    February 25, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
    Detroit Institute of Arts, 5200 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48202, USA   See more detailsAdd to my calendar

  • The Story Within the Story: African Americans in the Great Migration
    February 25, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
    Detroit Main Library, 5201 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48202, USA   See more detailsAdd to my calendar

February 26, 2020
  • Black History Month Social Impact Social
    February 26, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
    Great Lakes Sports Bar, 17602 W Seven Mile Rd, Detroit, MI 48235, USA   See more detailsAdd to my calendar

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Sponsors

The Detroit Historical Society is grateful for the support of our Detroit 67 sponsors. View the full list.