Every Thursday night is Late Night at The Wright! Stop by for an after-work or after-school visit until 7 PM.

Special Events

The Time is WRIGHT NOW: A Virtual Gathering

Wednesday, November 4 | 5:00 pm

A virtual event to celebrate the strides we have made and those we will take together…



All supporters of Black history and culture are invited to celebrate the past and champion the future of the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History on November 4, 2020 at 5 pm EST. Streaming on our website, local dignitaries like Deputy Mayor Conrad Mallet, Judge Craig Strong, Council Member Scott Benson, and others will join The Wright Museum’s CEO Neil Barclay and Board Chair Eric Peterson in hosting this exciting and meaningful event!

Co-sponsored by Ford Motor Company, Comerica Bank, DTE Energy, MGM Grand, and Morgan Stanley Wealth Management, this very special program will feature appearances and performances by local and national celebrities, including jessica Care moore, De’Sean Jones, Marion Hayden, and a host of others; introducing Karrington Mitchel, along with a moving memorial tribute to those we have lost this year to COVID-19. All contributions will go towards general operating support for The Wright Museum during this critical time in our history!