Explore the Masonic Temple: Annual Spring Benefit, Thursday 5/8

Preservation Detroit Annual Spring Benefit and Meeting at the Masonic Temple Thursday, May 8, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. $40 Members $50 Non-Members $20 Students with current student ID Buy tickets here. At the heart of the world’s largest Masonic Temple is the Asylum of the Knights Templar, a stone chapel modeled after Westminster Abbey. And [...]

Jane’s Walk Detroit: Cass Corridor, Sunday 5/4 at 10am

The ballet of the good city sidewalk never repeats itself from place to place, and in any one place is always replete with new improvisations.” — Jane Jacobs, ‘The Death and Life of Great American Cities’ Jane’s Walk began in Toronto in 2007 as a way to honor the principles of legendary urban thinker, writer [...]

Third Friday Lecture: Historic Eastern Market, 4/18

Join us Friday, April 18, at 7 p.m. for the scoop on Eastern Market, the oldest and largest open-air public market in the United States, dating back to 1891. Learn about the beginnings of the Market on the outskirts of town, on cemetery land near the first Detroit House of Corrections, and the thriving ethnic community [...]