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Detroit Historical Society’s 100th Anniversary Celebration

April 29, 2023 @ 6:30 pm - 10:30 pm


Join the Detroit Historical Society and co-chairs Jennifer Granger, Leslye Rosenbaum, Linda Schlesinger-Wagner and Lois Shaevsky for the 100th Anniversary Celebration on Saturday, April 29, 2023, 6:30-10:30 p.m. at the Detroit Historical Museum. Themed “Celebrating Detroit through the Decades,” the event will shine a spotlight on 100 years of collecting, sharing and preserving Detroit’s history and why telling these stories matters. The evening will include a strolling dinner and dessert reception throughout the museum, a silent auction and raffle, plus various entertainment experiences including period actors bringing museum exhibits to life.
The VIP Reception will kick off the evening at 5:30 p.m. with a special ceremony honoring Detroit legends as they place their handprints and signatures into cement casts for permanent display at Legends Plaza. Net proceeds from the event will support educational programs and the 2024 millage campaign efforts. For tickets or more information, visit detroithistorical.org.


April 29, 2023
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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Detroit Historical Society
(313) 833-1805
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Detroit Historical Society
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(313) 833-1805
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Detroit Historical Society
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Net proceeds from the 100th Anniversary Celebration will support educational programs, which will enable more school children to attend museum field trips throughout the year. The event will also support the millage campaign efforts for 2024, which will ensure that Detroit’s stories are told for many generations to come.
Registration Requirements
This is a 21-and-older event.
Dress Code
Attire is luxe without the tux (cocktail attire).
Parking Guidelines
Complimentary valet parking is included.


Detroit Historical Museum
5401 Woodward Ave.
Detroit,MI48202United States
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(313) 833-1805
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