Events

Life After Prison: The Challenging Transition from Incarceration to Community

June 29, 2022
7-8:30 p.m.
Cost: $5

A criminal conviction can lead to an array of lifelong barriers for formerly incarcerated individuals. Employment and housing challenges, combined…

Free Live Music in The Underground in July

July 1, 2022 to July 31, 2022
Friday-Saturday: 8 p.m. to Midnight, Sunday: 7 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Cost: Free entry with password

Revel in the sounds and spirits of bygone eras in The Underground speakeasy and distillery at The Mob Museum, with…

The Whiskey Club: A Curated Tasting Event

July 13, 2022
8 p.m.
Cost: $69

Join The Mob Museum’s monthly curated whiskey tasting, hosted in the Underground speakeasy and distillery. On July 13, experience why…

The Numbers Racket: One Woman’s Story of the Illegal Street Lottery in Detroit

July 14, 2022
7-8 p.m.
Cost: Free for Members or with Museum Admission

Novelist and Professor Bridgett Davis shares the triumphant story of her mother, who ran an illegal street lottery in Detroit…

Member Exclusive: Guided Tour with a Friend

July 19, 2022
5:30 p.m.
Cost: $15

Available to Mob Museum Members this July, book a guided tour with one of our knowledgeable educators to experience the…

Mafia Hitmen: New York’s Notorious East Harlem Purple Gang

July 20, 2022
7-8 p.m.
Cost: Free for Members or with Museum Admission

A string of grisly murders terrorized New York City in the 1970s. A rogue sect of Mob hitmen known as…

The Rise of ‘Big Dope’: Organized Crime and America’s Raging Opioid Crisis

July 26, 2022
7-8 p.m.
Cost: Free for Members or with Museum Admission

The deadliest drug crisis in U.S. history started with people overdosing on prescription opioids, an epidemic fueled by profit-driven drug…