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History 202: Doing History

A research guide for students in History 202: Doing History, the gateway seminar for history concentrators.

Motown Museum

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Motown Museum

Located at its original location on West Grand Boulevard in Detroit, the Motown Museum documents the history of Motown Records Corporation, established in 1959 by Berry Gordy. In addition to photographs, artifacts, and other memorabilia from the history of Motown, the museum has preserved the original instruments and equipment from Studio A, where the Supremes and other Motown musicians recorded their music.

Contact Information:

Museum website

2648 West Grand Blvd., Detroit, MI 48208

(313) 875-2264