Meet a Member: Detroit Historical Society

We are excited to launch a new biweekly blog series called “Meet a Member.”…


Detroit Historical Society's Beginnings as "Highest Museum in the World"

2015 marks AASLH's 75th Anniversary Year. For the occasion, AASLH has created a…


UPDATE: Approaching Docent Training

Last July, I wrote a post called “Approaching Docent Training.”  I talked about…


The Dreaded Guided Tour. . .

When I arrived at the Detroit Historical Society in October 2010, I learned…


Reaching the Underserved: Adopt-a-Class

I know I don’t need to launch into a long explanation about hard times and the…