On a visit to Detroit you definitely cannot miss out on the must see places. The significance of these must see places are that they stand as a symbol for Detroit. These places are what Detroit is all about. These must see places in Detroit will stay as cherishing memories of the city forever in your heart.
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2100 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48201, United States
With the capacity to seat over 40,000 people, Cormerica Park is home to Major League Baseball team, the Detroit Tigers. The open air ball park was built as a replacement to the historic Tiger Stadium in 2000. This impressive piece of architechture is located right next to Fox Theatre and between 2 historic churches.
The state of the art stadium als...
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5200 Woodward Avenue, Detroit, Michigan
09:00 am - 05:00 pm
Located in midtown Detroit, the Detroit Institute of Arts has one of the largest, most valued art collections in the USA. The Museum opened its doors in 1888 with the collective contribution of several of Detroit’s leading businessmen.
This monolithic white marble structure, covering an area of 658,000 square feet, is home to over 100 g...
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2648 W Grand Blvd, Detroit, MI 48208, United States
Motown Historical Museum is preserved site of The Hitsville USA building, the nickname given to Motown’s First Headquarters. Founded in 1985 by Esther Gordy Edwards, the Motown Historical Museum has people come from across America to come visit Studio A, the place where music legends like Diana Ross, The Jackson 5 and Smokey Robinson recorded...
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2000 Brush St, Detroit, MI 48226, United States
Ford Field, home to the Detroit Tigers, is an indoor American Football stadium located in downtown Detroit.
This colossal stadium has played host to some of the biggest recent events such as the Super Bowl XL in 2006, Wrestlemania 23 in 2007 and Basketbowl in 2003, which saw the biggest ever crowd to attend a basketball game. In addition to sports ...
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06:30 am - 11:59 pm
The Detroit People Mover is a single track mass transit system that encircles Downtown Detroit. This 2.9 mile long circular track halts at 13 stations. The easy access of to DDOT and SMART bus routes, make this part of a vast, comprehensive network of transit.
The Detroit People Mover or DPM was opened to the public on 31st July 1987. Conceived by ...
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Greektown, Detroit, Michigan, United States
12:01 am - 12:00 am
Greektown is the historical, landmark commercial and entertainment centre of the city of Detroit. Located north east of downtown Detroit, this site of the Greek Parade, is well connected by the Detroit People Mover.
German immigrants originally populated Greektown in the early 1800s. However, in the early 20th century, Greek immigrants moved in as ...
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Detroit Riverwalk, Detroit, MI 48243, United States
06:00 am - 10:00 pm
Detroit RiverFront is one of the hallmark attractions of the city of Detroit. The RiverFront extends from the Ambassador Bridge in the west to the Belle Island in the east, for a total of 5.5 miles or 8.8 kilometres.
The RiveFront comprises of several smaller tourist attractions. Some of the more notable ones are:
Belle Isle State Park an island s...
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19 Steve Yzerman Dr, Detroit, MI 48226, United States
12:01 am - 12:00 am
Joe Louis Arena, or The Joe, home to the 11 time Stanley Cup winners Detroit Red Wings of the National Hockey league, is a hockey arena located in downtown Detroit. The Arena is one of 3 hockey arenas without corporate sponsorship in all of the United States.
This 20 thousand plus seater is Detroit’s largest indoor venue and hosts a wide rang...
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1777 3rd St, Detroit, MI 48226, United States
12:00 pm - 11:59 pm
MGM Grand Detroit Casino is a superb casino located inside the MGM Grand Hotel nestled in the heart of Detroit, opened to public on October 3, 2007. This is the first luxury casino resort hotel in a major metropolis outside of Las Vegas. Situated only 20 minutes from the Detroit Metro Airport, it is a superb gaming experience with 4000 slots ...
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East Jefferson and East Grand Blvd., Detroit, MI 48207.
06:00 am - 10:00 pm
Situated in the Detroit River between Canada and the United States mainland, Belle Isle Park is a 982 acre (1,534 square meter) island park.
It has a maritime museum, a zoo, a conservatory, an aquarium, a beach, a yacht club and a golf course. You will also see a number of pavilions, monuments and statues. Clean and well patrolled it is best during...
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500 Griswold St, Detroit, MI 48226, United States
The Guardian Building is a landmark skyscraper, a first class office building located in Downtown Detroit, within the Financial District. It is also known as Cathedral of Finance. A fine example of Art Deco architecture, including art modern designs it has at its spire a large American Flag.
The main sk...
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Detroit, MI, United States.
06:00 am - 10:00 pm
GM Renaissance Centre located on the International Riverfront is owned by General Motors as its world headquarters. It has a variety of shops, services, dining experiences, conference facilities, movie theatres, a hotel (the Detroit Marriott) and a GM facility showroom.
It has 3 of Detroit’s best restaurants – Andiamo Detroit Riverfront...
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5401 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48202, United States
09:30 am - 05:00 pm
The Detroit Historical Society (DHS) founded in 1921 with the aim of studying and discussing Detroit history. However this changed in 1927 when under the leadership of one of the DHS directors the Society founded the Detroit Historical Museum and managed it thereafter for 20 years.
The Detroit Historical Museum holds both Signature Exhibition...
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Mexicantown is a town with a vibrant community. In the 1940s the Mexican population of Detroit started settling in Mexicantown. The Holy Redeemer Roman Catholic Church started weekly masses in Spanish by 1969. Many migrants added to the community in the 1970s and 1980s. The neighbourhood was named Mexicantown as part of a public relations cam...
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10125 Jefferson Avenue, Detroit, MI 48214, United States.
10:00 am - 04:00 pm
Pewabic is a ceramic studio and school founded in 1903 by Mary Chase Perry Stratton and Horace Caulkins. Here you will get to see original hand-operated machinery and digital kilns, works by the founder and by contemporary artists in various techniques – both old and new.
It has a store that contains very classy items such as gift tiles, orna...