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Colonial Kensington

Colonial Kensington

Experience the sights and sounds of history during this Kensington Metropark tradition. Visit with historically-dressed reenactors portraying civilian and military life of the Colonial era. Be entertained with music and dramatizations, witness the firing of muskets and canons, and shop…

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Log Cabin Day

Log Cabin Day

Take a peek! Once a year, for Michigan Log Cabin Day, People for Palmer Park opens the doors of Palmer Park’s 1880's Log Cabin — Detroit’s only authentic log cabin — for a rare tour.  Visitors each year have been…

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Log Cabin Day

Log Cabin Day

Come join us in celebrating International Log Cabin Day. This two-hour event features historic pictures and artifacts with a program about the lives of pioneers who would have lived in a one-room structure similar to our historic pioneer cabin. Photo…

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Motor Muster

Motor Muster

Kick summer into high gear this Father’s Day weekend in Greenfield Village. At Motor Muster, one of the country’s most important historic vehicle shows will serve one purpose: to transport. Roll back the calendar and immerse yourself in authentic vignettes…

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Civil War Remembrance

Civil War Remembrance

Spend Memorial Day weekend immersed in living history as soldiers, civilians, musicians and expert historians provide demonstrations, exhibits and special commemorations. From the battlefield to the parlor, the heroism and tragedy of the era are brought to life throughout Greenfield…

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Maple Sugar Tours

Maple Sugar Tours

March is sugaring month! Learn the history of sugaring and how to identify maple trees. We will hike into the spring woods to tap a maple. Afterwards, return to the campfire and learn the process of boiling the sap into…

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