Celebrate Black History

Special Event at Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation™

  • February 1-5, 8-12, 15-19, 22-26, 2017

Free with Museum admission.

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Your experience includes

  • Music
  • Dramatic Performances
  • Interactive Music and Dramatic Performances

Ticket Prices

Parking is $6 per vehicle for non-members; free for members.

Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation

    Member Non­member
Senior (62+) Free $20.00
General Admission (12-61) Free $22.00
Youth (3-11) Free $16.50
Children (2 & Under) Free Free

* Ticket prices are subject to change.

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STEM Careers Open to All

February 24 | 10am

Robert D. Scott, Fellow of the Cutter Business Technology Council and also serves as the Director of Diversity Initiatives for the University of Michigan College of Engineering will inspire the next generation to dream big and do more.

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STEM Careers Open to All

February 24 | 10am

Robert D. Scott, Fellow of the Cutter Business Technology Council and also serves as the Director of Diversity Initiatives for the University of Michigan College of Engineering will inspire the next generation to dream big and do more.
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Northern Migration/Drama: "Elijah: The Real McCoy"

February 18 - 19 (Saturday & Sunday) | 11:30am, 1pm & 2pm

Join us for a musical performance by the Rev. Robert Jones and a dramatic presentation of “Elijah: The Real McCoy.” Learn about the fascinating Elijah McCoy, whose inventions got trains into the station ahead of time. Discover how he overcame racial injustice and went on to register 57 patents, including the automatic lubricating cup, which revolutionized the industrial machine industry.

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Northern Migration/Drama: "Elijah: The Real McCoy"

February 18 - 19 (Saturday & Sunday) | 11:30am, 1pm & 2pm

Join us for a musical performance by the Rev. Robert Jones and a dramatic presentation of “Elijah: The Real McCoy.” Learn about the fascinating Elijah McCoy, whose inventions got trains into the station ahead of time. Discover how he overcame racial injustice and went on to register 57 patents, including the automatic lubricating cup, which revolutionized the industrial machine industry.
  Get Details
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Pre-Emancipation - "Ain't I a Woman: Meet Sojourner Truth"

February 11 - 12 (Saturday & Sunday) | 11:30am, 1pm & 2pm

Join us for a musical presentation by The North Star Gospel Chorale and a dramatic performance of “Ain’t I a Woman: Meet Sojourner Truth.”

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Pre-Emancipation - "Ain't I a Woman: Meet Sojourner Truth"

February 11 - 12 (Saturday & Sunday) | 11:30am, 1pm & 2pm

Join us for a musical presentation by The North Star Gospel Chorale and a dramatic performance of “Ain’t I a Woman: Meet Sojourner Truth.”
  Get Details