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Rediscover the Wright

During these trying times, The Wright Museum recognizes the hard work of artists in Detroit and across the nation! Find a unique piece of artwork in our Online Auction or buy a membership to support The Wright.

We've exceeded our initial goal of $250,000 and our next goal of $350,000, thanks to your generosity! We've set a new goal of $475,000 that will allow us to provide extra programming, reach further into the community, and continue our mission. Rediscover the Wright by clicking the button below.

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Experience The Wright

Where history's well within reach.
  • Annual Meeting of the Members

    Join us for our annual Members-Only meeting, to be held virtually on December 3rd.
  • Voting Matters

    "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.
  • Wright Now

    Entertaining! Educating! Inspiring! Experience incredible moments from the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History through our online collection!
  • 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.