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Detroit Downtown

Detroit, MI
+1 313-833-7900
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Revitalizing and great places to hang out on a sunny warm day

We were there on a warm weekend in early June and found downtown full of little pop-up parks with... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
1MapleLeafs1967
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Toronto, Canada
Great downtown

Detroit was not high on my list of places I wanted to see. However, visiting baseball towns is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Diane B
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Raleigh, North Carolina
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Many major building attractions.
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good38%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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“people mover” (37 reviews)
“campus martius” (21 reviews)
“bad rap” (5 reviews)
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Detroit, MI
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+1 313-833-7900
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"people mover"
in 37 reviews
"campus martius"
in 21 reviews
"bad rap"
in 5 reviews
"fox theater"
in 11 reviews
"never felt unsafe"
in 4 reviews
"great city"
in 10 reviews
"sporting events"
in 6 reviews
"hart plaza"
in 12 reviews
"jazz festival"
in 4 reviews
"opera house"
in 9 reviews
"gm building"
in 5 reviews
"renaissance center"
in 8 reviews
"joe louis"
in 7 reviews
"cobo hall"
in 4 reviews
"beautiful architecture"
in 4 reviews
"comerica park"
in 13 reviews
"ford field"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We were there on a warm weekend in early June and found downtown full of little pop-up parks with tables and chairs to invite people to hang out. Had one road blocked off to create a mini-park with food vendors, a beer garden and games...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Detroit was not high on my list of places I wanted to see. However, visiting baseball towns is something we like to do and the timing and availability happened to be right to make a visit. Downtown greatly exceeded my expectations. It was wonderful. There...More

Thank Diane B
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Downtown has so much to see and do. The Qline is easy to use, people mover also. I feel safe attending Tigers games, seeing a show at the Fox Theater, eating at one of the great restaurants in Greektown, the Riverwalk is amazing. Love visiting...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I grew up in the suburbs of Detroit in the 70's and it wasn't some place you went to unless you had to. Now living in Florida, I recently visited Detroit as a tourist and was very pleasantly surprised with downtown Detroit. We did a...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Detroit's downtown has been rejuvinated, and is beautiful. You can walk or drive through the area and see beautiful, renovated buildings. Do not go too far away from the center, as the immediate surrounding areas are "ruins" and may not be safe - certainly not...More

1  Thank Monty S
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Reviewed 14 May 2018

I absolutely LOVE downtown Detroit. There is so much history there. I enjoy the various eateries, shops and especially the night life. There is sort of an "artsy" vibe going on there. There are live bands, hotels, museums, casinos, wineries,spas,art galleries.... Parking can cost $10-$30,...More

1  Thank mslakisa
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Reviewed 23 April 2018

Quite impressed with how much better downtown "D", is getting. Cleaner, brighter, safer should be the new motto,

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Reviewed 15 April 2018

Could not believe all the great things that are happening in downtown Detroit. I drove through downtown about 8 years ago and the entire downtown seemed to be boarded up - NOT ANY MORE. If I hadn't seen it with my own eyes I wouldn't...More

2  Thank sweep1978
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

The place has started buzzing back to its old times. The GM building stands tall next to the River and other towers around. The place looks awesome with so many companies around and beutiful scene of Canada from the end of Downtown next to river....More

1  Thank YogeshLad
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

The recent uptake in the US economy Detroit has really put a lot of effort into revitalizing the downtown areas. Lots of places to walk, jog, and just enjoy. They also have really reached out and started putting artistic sculptures up as well. It's really...More

1  Thank dougi729
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