Detroit Institute of Arts Midtown One of the largest art collections in the U.S, this museum is home to a vast collection of contemporary art, ancient Egyptian and European works, as well as the famous Diego Rivera mural “Detroit Industry”. 5200 Woodward 313.833.7900 Website

Detroit Institute of Arts
Midtown

One of the largest art collections in the U.S, this museum is home to a vast collection of contemporary art, ancient Egyptian and European works, as well as the famous Diego Rivera mural “Detroit Industry”.

5200 Woodward
313.833.7900

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Wright African American Museum Midtown Home to the world’s largest exhibition African-American culture this is a must see is located in city’s cultural center by Wayne State University and is surrounded by a hub of restaurants, shops and bars. 315 W. Warren 313.494.5800 Website

Wright African American Museum
Midtown

Home to the world’s largest exhibition African-American culture this is a must see is located in city’s cultural center by Wayne State University and is surrounded by a hub of restaurants, shops and bars.

315 W. Warren
313.494.5800

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Motown Museum New Center Also known as Hitsville, USA, this museum is housed in the famous Motown Records original recording studio, and home Motown music mogul, Barry Gordy.    2648 W. Grand Blvd 313.875.2264 Website

Motown Museum
New Center

Also known as Hitsville, USA, this museum is housed in the famous Motown Records original recording studio, and home Motown music mogul, Barry Gordy. 
 

2648 W. Grand Blvd
313.875.2264

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Dabls Mbad African Bead Museum New Center A hidden gem of the city, and owned by MITM alum Olayami Dabls, this bead museum is also home to 18 outdoor installations that celebrate African heritage. 6559 Grand River Ave 313.898.3007 Website

Dabls Mbad African Bead Museum
New Center

A hidden gem of the city, and owned by MITM alum Olayami Dabls, this bead museum is also home to 18 outdoor installations that celebrate African heritage.


6559 Grand River Ave
313.898.3007

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Detroit Riverfront Riverfront Take a stroll or rent a bike and ride alongside the Detroit River in one of the city’s favorite green spaces while enjoying the view of the Ambassador bridge and the historic Renaissance Center. 1340 E. Atwater St 313.566.8200 Website

Detroit Riverfront
Riverfront

Take a stroll or rent a bike and ride alongside the Detroit River in one of the city’s favorite green spaces while enjoying the view of the Ambassador bridge and the historic Renaissance Center.

1340 E. Atwater St
313.566.8200

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Belle Isle Park Riverfront neat West Village Designed by the same architect who designed Central Park, Belle Isle is a Detroit gem and a Michigan state park. The 987-acre island features a nature zoo, conservatory, giant slide, golf driving range, maritime museum, boat house, an aquarium, picnic areas and more. Website

Belle Isle Park
Riverfront neat West Village

Designed by the same architect who designed Central Park, Belle Isle is a Detroit gem and a Michigan state park. The 987-acre island features a nature zoo, conservatory, giant slide, golf driving range, maritime museum, boat house, an aquarium, picnic areas and more.

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Dequindre Cut Rivertown Formerly a Grand Trunk Western Railroad line this recreational greenway is located on the city’s east side and is a must for taking a walk or bike ride while getting a glance at some more murals. 1776 Woodbridge St   313.566.8200 Website

Dequindre Cut
Rivertown

Formerly a Grand Trunk Western Railroad line this recreational greenway is located on the city’s east side and is a must for taking a walk or bike ride while getting a glance at some more murals.

1776 Woodbridge St  
313.566.8200

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Heidelberg Project Heidelberg The brain child of MITM alum Tyree Guyton, this world renowned public art exhibition’s mission is “to improve the lives of people and neighborhood through art”.    3600 Heidelberg 313.458.8414 Website

Heidelberg Project
Heidelberg

The brain child of MITM alum Tyree Guyton, this world renowned public art exhibition’s mission is “to improve the lives of people and neighborhood through art”. 
 

3600 Heidelberg
313.458.8414

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Garden Bowl Midtown The country’s oldest, active bowling alley features live DJ’s, karaoke on Sundays, bingo on Mondays, a pizzeria, cheap drinks and a music venue upstairs.   4140 Woodward 313.833.9700 Website

Garden Bowl
Midtown

The country’s oldest, active bowling alley features live DJ’s, karaoke on Sundays, bingo on Mondays, a pizzeria, cheap drinks and a music venue upstairs.
 

4140 Woodward
313.833.9700

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