Schedule your tour of Voting Matters before Black History Month ends!

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Revel in our month-long exploration and celebration of African American history, both in-person and online.

Experience The Wright

Where history's well within reach.
  • Remembering Charles McGee

    One of the most respected figures in Detroit’s art community, Charles McGee, has passed away at the age of 96."...we are eternally grateful to have met, interacted with and continue to benefit from the legacy of Mr. Charles McGee,” says Neil Barclay, President & CEO of the Charles H. Wright Museum.
  • Mobile Gallery Guide Launch

    Check out our new Mobile Gallery Guide! The app allows users to browse digital exhibitions and in the future artifacts from the museum's collection.
  • Voting Matters

    Presented by Bank of America, "Voting Matters" is an interactive multimedia exhibition that illustrates the work of African Americans from pre-Reconstruction through the present day, in the development of the basic principles and values surrounding our current understanding of what it means to have the “right to vote” in democratic societies around the world.
  • In Memoriam

    Devastated by the loss of many African Americans due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Charles H. Wright Museum acknowledges their life and legacy.