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Dossin Great Lakes Museum. (Photo Credit: detroithistorical.org)

Dossin Great Lakes Museum To Close For Renovation

This weekend marks the final opportunity for visitors to check out the Dossin Great Lakes Museum for a while.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/01/2012

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Re-opening Of Detroit Historical Museum Draws Thousands

Nearly 15,000 people checked out the newly-renovated museum during its weekend-long grand re-opening — when it stayed open to the public for more than 55 consecutive hours.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/26/2012

(Photo: Detroit Historical Society) The Gallery of Innovation is a new feature of the Detroit Historical Society.

Revamped Detroit Historical Museum Opens Friday

The grand opening event includes free admission and non-stop, free programming through 5 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 25. Raffles, refreshments and giveaways will fill the weekend with family-friendly fun.

CBS Detroit–11/22/2012

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Best Ways To Celebrate Native American History And Culture In Detroit

Native American History Month kicks off this November and Detroiters can learn more about the city’s roots and indigenous people. Detroit has a rich Native American history and there are many sites and cultural items through which it can be celebrated.

11/05/2012

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Kid Rock Foundation Donates $250K To Detroit Music Gallery

A history of music in Detroit – from jazz to blues to Motown to techno and hip hop – will be covered in an interactive museum gallery supported by a $250,000 donation by the Kid Rock Foundation.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/16/2012

Blue Star Museums Offer Military Families Free Tickets

Dozens of museums in Michigan will offer free admission this summer to active duty military personnel and their families.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/26/2012

Martha Reeves casts her hands in a cement block as part of the upcoming Detroit Legends Plaza display. (WWJ Photo/Stephanie Davis)

Motown Star Lends A Hand For Upcoming Detroit Legends Plaza

A legendary Motown singer was in the spotlight Thursday, putting their handprints on a historical display coming soon to Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/24/2012

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Cycling Director To Promote New Route Through Detroit

The executive director of the 43,500-member Adventure Cycling Association will be in the Detroit area promoting the organization’s Underground Railroad Detroit Alternate route.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/22/2012

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Vandalism At Detroit Historical Museum

An act of vandalism damaged a priceless artifact at the Detroit Historical Museum Thursday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/17/2012

The Detroit Historical Museum (credit: detroithistorical.org)

Detroit Historical Museum: Free For Students During Winter Break

The Detroit Historical Museum will offer free admission and extended hours to students each day during Winter Break, February 20-26.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/16/2012

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