Looking Back to Move Forward

A multi-year community project.
Bringing together diverse voices and communities.

Meet Our Partners

The Detroit Historical Society is working with a variety of organizations and individuals to bring the Detroit 67 Project to life.

Share Your Story

Did you have significant first-hand experience with the events of July 1967? Find out how to add your story to our extensive oral history archive.

Find An Event

Find details about upcoming events from Detroit 67 and our partner network, including public exhibitions, panel discussions, performances, film screenings and family programming.

Community Voices

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RT @WORKDEPT: Proud to be part of this work that shares people's experiences, raises questions & encourages dialogue #detroit67 https://t.c
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RT @chanel_hampton: Powerful day & still going! At @DHSDetroit for #Detroit67 opening listening to @AlexisWileyNews on behalf of @MayorMike
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RT @chanel_hampton: "Not only one person owns this story. This is all of ours, every single person's." @StoudamireM! #Detroit67 @DHSDetroit
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Upcoming Events

June 24, 2017
  • Detroit 67: Perspectives Public Opening Weekend
    June 24, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Detroit Historical Museum, 5401 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48202, USA   See more detailsAdd to my calendar

  • Gordon Park Renovations Ribbon Cutting
    June 24, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    1935 Atkinson St, Detroit, MI 48206, USA   See more detailsAdd to my calendar

  • "Dream Deferred: Detroit, 1967" An Original Production
    June 24, 2017 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
    Matrix Theatre Company, 2730 Bagley Ave, Detroit, MI 48216, USA   See more detailsAdd to my calendar

June 25, 2017
  • Through the Fire: 1967 Rebellion Bus Tour
    June 25, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Detroit Historical Museum, 5401 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48202, USA   See more detailsAdd to my calendar

  • Detroit 67: Perspectives Public Opening Weekend
    June 25, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Detroit Historical Museum, 5401 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48202, USA   See more detailsAdd to my calendar

  • "Dream Deferred: Detroit, 1967" An Original Production
    June 25, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    Matrix Theatre Company, 2730 Bagley Ave, Detroit, MI 48216, USA   See more detailsAdd to my calendar

June 26, 2017
  • Detroit 67: Perspectives Opening Week
    June 26, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
    Detroit Historical Museum, 5401 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48202, USA   See more detailsAdd to my calendar

June 27, 2017
  • Detroit 67: Perspectives Opening Week
    June 27, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
    Detroit Historical Museum, 5401 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48202, USA   See more detailsAdd to my calendar

  • Free Training Sessions: Information Democracy- Community Investigation and Research Training
    June 27, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Damon Keith Center room 2242, Wayne State University   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.