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With an edgy mix of new urban culture and industrial history, Michigan’s largest city is rebuilding its fame by becoming the coolest destination around.
Detroit has funky streetscapes, great museums and excellent food. Ride a bike around the city attractions, visit outdoor markets and drive outside town to explore more of this scenic region.
Tour the Detroit Institute of Arts to understand the history of human creativity on a grand scale. This facility is famous for its art collection coming from all over the world and includes pieces that are hundreds of years old.
Relive music history at the Motown Museum. Enter the retro studio where famous artists recorded during the ’50s and ’60s. Stand on the spot where Diana Ross, Stevie Wonder and Marvin Gaye sang. Purchase tickets for this popular activity in advance as tour places are limited.
There’s plenty more history to see around Detroit. Stop at the Henry Ford Museum to learn about automobile production and view Abraham Lincoln’s rocking chair. Check out the reproduction streetscapes at the Detroit Historical Museum, where you can see the past 300 years come to life.
Watch the Detroit Tigers take on the competition in a baseball game at Comerica Park. The stadium also has a small theme park to keep kids entertained.
Wander through the Eastern Market to experience the great atmosphere and friendly vibes that make this city so lovable. Smell fresh flowers, buy tasty produce and peruse fashions from Detroit’s homegrown designers.
Explore the streets of Detroit and take photos of the colorful murals and graffiti-covered walls. Stop at one of the many small bars to taste craft beer and eat typical Detroit snacks, such as coney dogs and chili fries.
Enjoy a scenic drive outside the city through Southeast Michigan’s beautiful countryside. Taste rich red wines on the Pioneer Wine Trail, cruise past the shores of Lake St. Clair or stop off in the quaint historical towns of Saline and Tecumseh.
Detroit is fast becoming one of the trendiest American cities around. Visit to see what all the excitement is about.