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:
- Liability insurance
- Wireless internet
- Event rentals
- Outside vendors
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:
- Hors d'oeuvres
- Plated-style dinner
- Family-style dinner
- Buffet-style dinner
- Station-style dinner
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.
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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!
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What items and services are included in the starting site fee at Detroit Historical Museum?
- Clean Up
- Event Planning
- Set Up
At Detroit Historical Museum, what items and services related to wedding catering are included in the cost?
- Cake Cutting
What are the most important characteristics of Detroit Historical Museum in terms of venue type, style and location?
- Historic Building
What kind of indoor/outdoor options are available at Detroit Historical Museum for wedding events?
- Uncovered Outdoor
- Scenic Views
What kind of wedding events does Detroit Historical Museum offer?
- Bridal Shower
- Engagement Party
- Rehearsal Dinner
What services does Detroit Historical Museum offer for wedding events?
- Bar Services
- Catering Services
- Clean Up
- Event Rentals
- Liability Insurance
- Outside Vendors
- Set Up
What furniture and decorations does Detroit Historical Museum have available for wedding events?
- Audio Equipment
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