Directions & Parking

Getting to the Wright


The Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History is located in the heart of Detroit, Michigan, in the city's thriving Midtown region. 

If you see the Michigan Science Center and the Detroit Institute of Arts, then you've made it. We're right next door!

Note: Visitors must arrive at their reserved time to avoid cancellation, as we do not provide refunds. If you would like to change your reservation, please call us at (313) 494-5800.


The Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History, 315 East Warren Avenue, Detroit, Michigan 48201




At the Museum

The Cultural Center Parking Lot is located just behind the Wright. Enter on John R. Street. The cost is $7 per vehicle.

On the Street

Metered spots are available along Warren and Farnsworth Avenues, and on Brush Street. Hourly rates range from $1 to $2. Pay for parking with the ParkDetroit app.

For Bus Drivers

Drop off visitors along the Warren Avenue entrance, and then park along Warren or Farnsworth Avenues, or on John R. Street.

Membership Perks

Free admission, exclusive exhibition previews, gift shop discounts: at The Wright, it pays to be a member.