CELEBRATING 200 YEARS
Thank you for joining us in 2023 to celebrate 200 years of Ypsilanti's incorporation! See the highlights below, and browse ways you can learn more about Ypsilanti's significant history.
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1973 Ypsilanti Time Capsule Revealed!
On July 4th, 2023. the bicentennial commission opened the Sesquicentennial time capsule buried in 1973. Included were paper materials including Ypsilanti postcards, newspapers, a sesquicentennial bumper sticker, an ID, a Nicky's Place Coney Island menu, and much more. Browse some of these items at the Ypsilanti Historical Museum now on display.
Your bicentennial merchandise is here! Choose from grey or blue T-shirts, long sleeves, and sweatshirts commemorating 200 years. Order yours today! Click here to order merchandise.
YpsiWrites: Love Letters to Ypsilanti
All ages of the Ypsilanti community celebrated their city by creating love letter postcards for why they love Ypsi, and what makes this area so special. Browse some of the unique artwork and read on!
Thank you to all who made the Ypsilanti Bicentennial a special year!
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