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The Spirit of Detroit

Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48226-3473
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The photo op for Detroit (on par with NYC/Statue of Liberty)

This sculpture is the NYC equivalent of getting a pic with the Statue of Liberty - very fun to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Terese B
Detroit, Michigan
Great Photo Opportunity

This is really just a stop to take a great picture....the statue is actually gold , not green and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
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Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48226-3473
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This sculpture is the NYC equivalent of getting a pic with the Statue of Liberty - very fun to strike a pose that's a twin of the statue. Rarely crowded so it is EASY to get a great pic with no unknown persons in the...More

Thank Terese B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is really just a stop to take a great picture....the statue is actually gold , not green and you will sure pass it on a walking tour or if you just walk down Woodward Street towards the river.

Thank peanutsNewYork
Reviewed June 11, 2017

There is really not much to see here other than the statue itself. Spend some time appreciating it, but cross Jefferson and go th Hart plaza, and down to the river walk. Very nice there.

Thank BHartMich
Reviewed May 22, 2017

very cool monument especially scenic at night. the spirit of Detroit is not far from the river and should be visited. illuminated at night makes it really nice.

Thank Christopher F
Reviewed May 18, 2017

Very inspiring monument down near the Hart Plaza area. Seems to be a testimony to the spirit of Detroit never so more evident than the last 30 years.

Thank jerdc
Reviewed May 5, 2017

Inspiring, and wonderful to view after decades...a worthy symbol of a great city. Home of many Red Wings jerseys when the team is on a Stanley Cup run!

Thank plamichigan
Reviewed May 5, 2017

If you are a tourist taking a drive South on Woodard Ave. you are going to see this to your left, just before to drive into the Detroit River, if you don't slow down. It looks just like the photo above and really is a...More

Thank James M
Reviewed April 26, 2017

The Spirit of Detroit is easily accessible for travelers and should be seen by all that come to Detroit for a visit. It is a symbol of the city and represents what Detroit is, a good old fashion hard working city built on strong values....More

Thank Jonathan D
Reviewed March 30, 2017

definitely something to see when you're in town. located right in the heart of downtown-love when they put local team jerseys on during playoffs!

Thank robertacX8520ZT
Reviewed March 30, 2017

The Spirit of Detroit is a must see if you are new to the area or visiting. You will see the giant Red Wings Jersey if you are lucky during the season. Highly recommend stopping to check it out.

Thank stephaniek269
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