A unique wedding venue in Detroit, Michigan, Detroit Historical Museum prides itself on helping its couples make their wedding celebration a part of history. Preserving the city’s rich history since 1928, the historic venue is home to an assortment of exhibits, such as Streets of Old Detroit and America’s Motor City, that are sure to entertain and inspire your guests. From enhanced signature exhibits to upgraded private event spaces, Detroit Historical Museum is guaranteed to have your guests remembering your union for years to come.
Facilities and Capacity
Spanning a massive 78,000 square feet, Detroit Historical Museum features a strolling capacity of 1,000. Couples have the option of hosting their ceremony and/or reception in any of the following spaces: Louise C. Booth Auditorium, which can seat up to 139; Streets of Old Detroit, which can house up to 250 strolling guests and seat up to 125; and Gallery of Culture and America's Motor City, each of which can host up to 150 strolling guests and seat up to 88.
Couples who book Detroit Historical Museum benefit from an assortment of wedding-related services. Options include:
Detroit Historical Museum offers couples an assortment of in-house catering services from which they may benefit. For a delightful reception dining experience, said services include:
Detroit Historical Museum offers an assortment of versatile spaces in which to host wedding-related celebrations. In addition to its spacious event spaces, the venue also features Grand Trunk Passenger Station. This space seats 64 and is perfect for pre- and post-wedding festivities.
Detroit Historical Museum is conveniently located in the heart of Detroit, Michigan. Approximately 20 minutes from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport, the one-of-a-kind venue is less than 10 minutes from an array of local attractions, such as Motown Museum, Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit, and The Fillmore Detroit.
Recommended by 94% of couples
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Lauren · Married on 07/14/2018
Everyone at the Detroit Historical Museum made our special day amazing! Lorraine and her staff worked seamlessly with our vendors to get our venue set up just the way we wanted. All of our guests raved about the venue, saying it was the most unique and fun wedding reception they had ever been too!Sent on 07/30/2018
Chelsey May · Getting married on 10/23/2021
Lorraine was great to communicate and patient! Pictures do not do the old streets of Detroit exhibit justice! Go see this place in person to get the full effect.Sent on 05/20/2019
Nicole · Married on 07/28/2018
Amazing venue and staff!!!!! Our wedding was perfect :)Sent on 08/03/2018
Detroit Historical Museum Price Rates
The Detroit Historical Museum is a truly unique venue that can host a variety of events. Kosch Catering has been working with team at the Detroit Historical Museum for years and we have created a special menu to compliment this distinct venue. Kosch can definitely recommend this location for your next event!