dossin great lakes museum
An 18th century British cannon that was found in the Detroit River in 2011 is going on display this weekend following a three-year restoration.
The Ford Foundation has awarded a $500,000 grant to the Detroit Historical Society as part of the society’s $20.1 million fundraising effort.
The city-owned Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History and Detroit Zoo are among the institutions that could be affected.
This weekend marks the final opportunity for visitors to check out the Dossin Great Lakes Museum for a while.
The National Museum of the United States Navy’s traveling mini-exhibit on the War of 1812 opens this weekend in Detroit.
The Dossin Great Lakes Museum is hosting a symposium in two weeks that will provide visitors with the chance to meet maritime authors, shipwreck divers and historians.
The Dossin Great Lakes Museum on Belle Isle will debut two new exhibits on Saturday. The museum is open to the public on weekends, free of charge.
The Dossin Great Lakes Museum on Belle Isle in Detroit is hosting a symposium on the fate of a sidewheel steamer that sank in Lake Michigan and observing the sinking of the Edmund Fitzgerald.