Detroit Evening Report: Detroit Historical Museum offering free admission on first three Sundays in December

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Detroit Historical Museum

Detroit Historical Museum at 5401 Woodward Ave. in Detroit, Mich.

Admission to the Detroit Historical Museum and the Dossin Great Lakes Museum are free for three Sundays this month.

Both museums are open Sundays from 1-5 p.m. and free Dec. 3, 10 and 17. They will be closed on Christmas Eve and New Years Eve which are both Sundays.

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The DHS is open 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Wed-Sun and has brought back its Hudson’s Holidays exhibit, which will feature decor and artifacts from the former retailer’s flagship store in downtown Detroit that closed in 1983.

DHS will also screen the following films Dec. 3 and 10:

  • “Christmas at the Holly Hotel” | 1:30 p.m. showtime both days
  • “A Fireman for Christmas” | 3:30 p.m. showtime both days

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Other headlines for Dec. 1, 2023:

  • Gov. Whitmer signed nearly two dozen bills yesterday that make major changes to Michigan’s election laws
  • Detroit’s Reparations Task Force to meet Saturday at Northwest Activities Center
  • Dexter shipping container pop-up hosting holiday shopping events this month
  • Dearborn accepting nominations for next sports hall of fame class

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  • Sascha Raiyn
    Sascha Raiyn is Education Reporter at 101.9 WDET. She is a native Detroiter who grew up listening to news and music programming on Detroit Public Radio.