Local Activities

Detroit Institute of the Arts

Detroit Institute of the Arts Logo

Conference attendees are invited to visit the Detroit Institute of Arts for free from November 7 through 11, 2018. Please show your conference badge at any admissions desk for complimentary general admission. Exhibitions on view include Lost and Found: Photographs from the DIA’s Collection; Ofrendas: Celebrating el Día de Muertos; and the museum’s new Asian Galleries, which opens November 4.

Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History

Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History Logo

The Charles H. Wright Museum is pleased to provide discounted admission of $7 to all Facing Race conference registrants from November 8-10th.

To receive the discounted admission, we ask that you show your conference badge or inform staff at Information Desk, that you are with the Facing Race conference. As a guest to The Wright Museum, admission will include a journey through our most popular exhibits: And Still We Rise, Oh You Fancy, and Aretha Franklin’s Tribute.

If interested in booking a guided tour, make a reservation online at www.thewright.org/grouptours or by calling (313) 494-5808.

Musuem Hours
Tuesday-Saturday: 9am-5pm
Sunday: 1pm-5pm