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Royal Oak Historical Society Museum

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A Good history lesson about Detroit

There is a lot to learn here. They have many exhibits on how Detroit was so important in American... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2018
Alan M
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Royal Oak, Michigan
Great Museum - Great Staff

Just saw their technology exhibit through Smartphone. The volunteers do an amazing job on their... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2018
Terry P
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Royal Oak, Michigan
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1411 W Webster Rd, Royal Oak, MI 48073-3113
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Reviewed 8 August 2018

There is a lot to learn here. They have many exhibits on how Detroit was so important in American History and how it has evolved over the years and how it continues to evolve. A definite spot for any history buffs.

Thank Alan M
Reviewed 12 July 2018

Just saw their technology exhibit through Smartphone. The volunteers do an amazing job on their exhibits. The next one will be for Dream Cruise.

Thank Terry P
Reviewed 25 October 2017

SWEET. The Royal Oak Historical Society Museum, located at 1411 W Webster Road & Crooks Rd, here in Royal Oak, Michigan, is VERY SWEET. It is located in the former Royal Oak Fire Department, Northwood Station, Firehouse. It has been here for all of my...More

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Reviewed 23 June 2017

This is little place ,but great thing about HISTORY IT OPEN 3 TIME WEEK 1-4 pm . mainly volunteer but a lot love is put in this place . I have give credit they know history there it's good place to vist. Right know they...More

Thank johntavernier
Reviewed 6 April 2017

You have some unique finds. We will be back to visit again. Great establishment to spend a few hours exploring.

Thank 640bear22
Reviewed 24 March 2016

Since we were in the area decided to stop here. While it was very interesting to me, the grand kids got bored very quickly. It is all visual with really no interactivity. I would recommend this for adults only or perhaps as part of a...More

Thank Rick B
Reviewed 18 March 2016

The volunteers were very helpful; explaining collections, retrieving old news papers, encouraging attendance at their up-coming events. I enjoyed the old graduation pictures and newspaper articles. I will go back to peruse th Arcives.

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Reviewed 19 January 2016

Many I have talked to say, "meh" about Applebee's. We had a gift certificate so we took our kids and went to the Southfield location for a meal. Service: very good. Arrived a min after we sat, came back with drinks promptly, and was attentive...More

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Reviewed 14 January 2016

Fantastic artwork, good visuals but your kids might get bored because it's all on view without animation or interactive effort.

Thank Ginger W
Reviewed 18 October 2015

Is the old Fire Hall (now Royal Oak Historical Museum) on Webster really haunted? It’s been rumored many times. According to Curator Murial Versagi, a Paranormal Society visited recently searching for any “Plasma of Clyde” & they set up their cameras and monitoring equipment. The...More

Thank Ernest M
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