Event Information


Venue: Downtown Christian Science Reading Room 

Millender Center (across the street from GM/Ren Cen), 333 E. Jefferson Ave., Detroit, MI 48226


Courtyard Marriott Valet  Courtyard entrance is at 333 E. Jefferson Ave. at Randolph Street; street parking at meters, $1 per hour, can park 1 to 2 hours, depending upon meter;  Independent surface lots,  $7 & up, all day — they are located on E. Larned at Brush and at Beaubien, and all around downtown; Cobo Center Roof Parking,  $10, all day;   Port Atwater Garage, 200 Beaubien off E. Jefferson, near RenCen, $6 per hour, $20 max.  Can walk through RenCen and then over Skywalk to Millender Center where the Courtyard Hotel is located.  Courtyard Hotel entrance is on the first level;   People Mover transportation stations are near many parking areas.  People Mover rides cost 75 cents, and there is a stop in the Millender Center.

**** All rates subject to change.****


“Foundations of Freedom: Healing for Detroit” was held June 21, 2014 at the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History.

Parking Info:

The C.H. Wright Museum is conveniently located on Warren, between I-75 and Woodward, next to the Michigan Science Center. The secure Cultural Center parking lot behind the museum (#1 below) is $5 before 4 pm; enter from John R Street, a one-way street heading south. There is also free parking on Brush Street, and metered parking on Warren and Farnsworth.  There is a handicap entrance on the west side of the building, the Farnsworth Street Entrance.

Parking Map

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Visit the museum website for more details.