Decoration Day Ceremony circa 1890

Sgt. John S. Cosby Camp 427

Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War

presents a Decoration Day Ceremony circa 1890

including period poetry on Decoration Day, May 30, 2015



The ceremony will take place at 6 PM at the Dearborn Historical Museum’s 1833 Commandant’s Quarters, part of the Detroit Federal Arsenal at Dearbornville, located at 21950 Michigan Avenue. See how we honored our veterans before there was a Memorial Day.


An Evening with Henry Ford and Thomas Edison

Join us for an amazing evening. Find yourself transported back to 1925 where you will have the chance to interact with 2 of the most famous historical figures who have ever lived. Dore Productions and the Dearborn Historical Museum present “An Evening with Henry Ford and Thomas Edison.” Learn about their friendship, their families and their phenomenal contributions to not only American society but the world. This is an interactive program that is not only educational but also highly entertaining. The program is sponsored by Village Ford and all proceeds benefit the educational programs of the Dearborn Historical Museum.

Ford & Edison Program Tickets

Wednesday, May 20, 2015
Doors Open at 6:30 p.m.
Henry Ford Centennial Library
16301 Michigan Avenue
Dearborn, Michigan
$10 + $2 s&h in advance
$15 at the door



Best of Dearborn Stories Special Offer

If you are looking for that special gift for that special someone or just something for yourself, we have the perfect choice. Many people have been looking for volume 1 of the Best of Dearborn Stories series for quite awhile now. Well, we have exciting news for you.

The Museum Guild of Dearborn has been able to obtain copies of what we thought was the sold-out “Best of Dearborn Stories Volume 1.” Because of this great find, for this one-time offer, you can purchase volume 1 along with Volumes 2 and 3 as a set for the discounted price of $50.00. This offer is available on-line or at the Dearborn Historical Museum, 915 Brady Street, Dearborn, 48124.

If you want to purchase the set online, click here to make a donation of $50 and specify that it is for the Best of Dearborn Stories Special Offer. All proceeds benefit the Dearborn Historical Museum.