Commandant's Quarters of the Dearborn Historical Museum, Detroit

Commandant's Quarters of the Dearborn Historical Museum, Detroit

The Commandant's Quarters of the Dearborn Historical Museum are located in close proximity to the Henry Ford Estate and Greenfield Village. This museum focuses on Michigan's interesting military history. The building dates back to the 1830s and was initially the Commandant's home. A U.S. government arsenal was located here from 1833 to 1837. The Commandant's house is the oldest building in Dearborn. A collection of photographs and documents about the arsenal's history are on display here.

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Commandant's Quarters of the Dearborn Historical Museum on Map

Sight Name: Commandant's Quarters of the Dearborn Historical Museum
Sight Location: Detroit, USA
Sight Type: Museum/Gallery
Guide(s) containing this sight: Henry Ford Tour of Detroit  

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