Woodward Avenue

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  • Address: Woodward Avenue Action Association, 30947 Woodward Avenue, Suite 200, Royal Oak, MI 48073., Detroit, United States
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Phone: +1-2482882004
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Landmark

The north-south state highway in Detroit M-1 is commonly known as Woodward Avenue. The highway also called ‘Detroit’s Main Street’ extends from Detroit to Pontiac. 

The avenue comprises of office buildings, city hall and courthouse, buildings housing retail shops and restaurants, parking lots, departmental stores, apartment buildings, theatres, nightclubs, churches, health centres, hospital, museum, condominium, and a train station to name a few. To cite some examples like the Coleman A. Young Municipal Centre, Guardian Building, One Detroit Centre, Martin Limbach Hardware Store Building, Himelhoch Apartments, David Whitney Building, Fox Theatre and  Bonstelle Theatre, 1001 Woodward Parking Garage, the Central United Methodist church and  St. John Episcopal Church. 

Take a walk down Woodward Avenue and look at the awesome buildings, churches, some nice houses, awesome theatres, a bunch of restaurants along the way.  You will also see retro and classic cars like the Mustang, Camaro, Vettes to name a few. Its fun, more so if you are down there during the Woodward Dream Cruise held on the third Saturday in August. Here you can expect a million spectators and some 30,000 classic cars. Watch the vintage cars cruise down the 17 mile along the historic Woodward Avenue. Keep your camcorder handy to catch all the action.

Woodward Avenue Travel Tips

  • Take your camcorder along to record all the action.

Woodward Avenue Hours

  • The Woodward Dream Cruise is held on the 3rd Saturday of August and opens from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.

  • Blarney Stone Pub
  • Einstein Bros Bagels
  • Sign of the Beef carver
  • Vinsetta Garage

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  • Woodward Avenue Address: Woodward Avenue Action Association, 30947 Woodward Avenue, Suite 200, Royal Oak, MI 48073., Detroit, United States
  • Woodward Avenue Contact Number: +1-2482882004
  • Woodward Avenue Timing: 24-hrs
  • Best time to visit Woodward Avenue(preferred time): 11:00 am - 07:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Woodward Avenue: 02:00 Hrs
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  • 17.03% of people who visit Detroit include Woodward Avenue in their plan

  • 36% of people start their Woodward Avenue visit around 1 PM - 2 PM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Woodward Avenue

Tuesday, Friday and Sunday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Woodward Avenue

People normally club together Motown Historical Museum and Detroit Institute Of Arts while planning their visit to Woodward Avenue.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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