Motor City Origins Tour

Motor City Origins Tour

Learn about the birth of the Motor City in Milwaukee Junction, the cradle of the automotive industry, and the Silicon Valley of the turn of the 20th century.

Enjoy a special, after-hours tour of the Ford Piquette Plant Museum that explores the history of Detroit’s Milwaukee Junction neighborhood, where The Motor City got its start. This event will highlight how Ford, Dodge, Cadillac, Studebaker, Anderson Electric and others launched Detroit as the automotive capital of the world. A social start to the evening includes a complimentary Happy Half-Hour and crostini bar, followed by a theater presentation and then guided tour of the museum’s rare collection of antique vehicles made in Milwaukee Junction after the turn of the 20 th century. Tickets are $30 per person or $25 for museum members. 5:30 - 6 p.m. – Complimentary Happy Half-Hour 6 - 7:30 p.m. – Theater Presentation and Guided Museum Tour
Member Admission: Members receive special pricing on events, as well as many other benefits. Go to our Membership page for more information on receiving this discount
Price: $25.00
Non-Member Admission
Price: $30.00
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