Exhibit Internship

The DHM is currently seeking a college intern to assist museum staff with an exhibit renovation project at our Commandant’s Quarters building. $1500 is available for compensation for work over a 3 month period. Prospective interns should send their resume and cover letter to Paul Talpos at ptalpos@ci.dearborn.mi.us


Giving Tuesday at the DHM

At the Dearborn Historical Museum, we hope that you will consider making a gift to support local history this Giving Tuesday, November 30th. The DHM is heavily reliant on community support to continue renovations at our three historic 1830s buildings and to continue offering our community programming including the Teddy Bear Picnic, Pioneer School Program, and more.

Donations to the 501(c)(3) nonprofit Museum Guild of Dearborn are tax-deductible and go toward financially supporting the Dearborn Historical Museum.

Interested in donating? Here are three easy ways to do it!

1. Click here to donate online using your credit card through Paypal. You do not need a Paypal account to make a donation!
2. Donations are accepted in-person by cash, check, or charge at the Dearborn Historical Museum office at 915 S Brady, open 8am-5pm Monday through Friday. Please make checks out to “Museum Guild of Dearborn.”
3. Cash or check donations can be mailed to the Dearborn Historical Museum office at 915 S Brady. Please make checks out to “Museum Guild of Dearborn.”

Thank you for supporting Dearborn history!


DHM Holiday Ornaments are Now Available!

Fordson High School in Gold, Ford Rotunda in Silver, Wagner Hotel in Silver

The Dearborn Historical Museum’s holiday ornaments of historic Dearborn landmarks are back for 2021! This year, the Ford Rotunda joins Fordson High School and the Wagner Hotel as a collectible holiday gift or ornament for your tree. New this year, each ornament is available in either both a silver and gold finish. Each ornament is designed and 3D printed at the Dearborn Historical Museum and proceeds will benefit the Museum.

Each ornament is $15 and can be picked up from the Dearborn Historical Museum Office at 915 S Brady, Dearborn, MI, 48124 during the Museum’s regular hours (8am-5pm Monday through Friday). Ornaments can also be ordered online and shipped to you for an additional $4.