The Betleja Collection!

Hungry for History returns...

with the Betleja Collection!

Are you Hungry for some History?

You're invited to fill up on fascinating facts about Hamtramck when the popular
Hungry for History program sponsered by the Hamtramck Historical Museum
returns on:

Thursday, January 19, 2017

at the museum - 9525 Jos Campau

Betleja has been collecting memorabilia about Hamtramck for 40 years. Recently he donated his massive collection to the museum. It contains an incredible assortment of items including documents going back to the 1850's and early photos of Hamtramck. Many of the items are unique and not seen in decades.
Beleja will discuss how he collected the items and will show photos of nearly 90.

A catered meal will be served followed by a PowerPoint presentation on "The Christopher Betleja Collection."

Doors open at 5:30 pm
Pre-program dinner 6 pm - Dinners are $15. (click here for reservations)
Program 7 pm – Free ~ donations are appreciated

Reservations for dinner must be received no later than Tuesday, January 17.

For reservations call (313) 574-9758 or (248) 770-8389 email

or visit our website and pre-pay at

All proceeds support the Hamtramck Historical Museum our latest email campaign