Hamtramck Stadium

Historic Hamtramck Stadium is one of only five Negro League home ballparks still in existence. The grandstand and field are in Veterans Memorial Park on the south side of Hamtramck. The Stadium was placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2012. In 2014, a State of Michigan Historic Marker was dedicated at the site. On January 12, 2017, Hamtramck Stadium was the recipient of a National Park Service African American Civil Rights Grant for pre-development planning.

Historic Marker

On Thursday, August 14, 2014, a new State of Michigan Historic Marker was dedicated at the site.

The marker is located at the western end of Veterans Memorial Park at Jos. Campau near the monument to Colonel Hamtramck.

DIRECTIONS: From I-75, exit at Holbrook St. and head east on Holbrook to Jos. Campau. Turn right (south) and go six blocks to Veterans Memorial on left (west) side of street.