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The Heidelberg Project

3680 Heidelberg St, Detroit, MI 48207-2436
(313) 458-8414
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Interesting and impactful if you know the history

Art that has grown out of a once vibrant community hit hard by strife. Read about it before you... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Erin045
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Ontario, Canada
An unusual open air art gallery

I visited the Heidelberg Project as part of a tour. It is an interesting and very unique open air... read more

Reviewed May 20, 2017
132gardener
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Alma, Michigan
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3680 Heidelberg St, Detroit, MI 48207-2436
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Art that has grown out of a once vibrant community hit hard by strife. Read about it before you visit to gain a full understanding of what you are seeing. Very impactful.

Thank Erin045
Reviewed May 20, 2017

I visited the Heidelberg Project as part of a tour. It is an interesting and very unique open air art gallery. It is well worth a side trip if you are visiting Detroit. Spend some time looking at the multitude of exhibits. .

Thank 132gardener
Reviewed May 15, 2017 via mobile

This is the best open-air art gallery I've ever seen. Well worth coming! Get ready to spend some good hours and snap some amazing pics. This art gallery started in 1986 and is constantly evolving. If you want to go inside the office wait until...More

Thank The-Groove-Traveller
Reviewed May 3, 2017

not sure what the message was but an interesting Detroit attraction. Be nice when visiting, people still live in the area.

Thank araz z
Reviewed May 1, 2017

Extremely eclectic outdoor art decorates a city block, and spreads to a few blocks away. Provocative, fun, fascinating. Worth a visit to the "gift shop" as well, to see the history of the art, going back to 1967.

Thank MikeMfromWashDC
Reviewed April 12, 2017

Still standing as of April 2017. When we arrived we saw one gentleman, perhaps the original artist, working with paints on the street when we drove in. It was easy to find as there are a number of eye catching items before you even hit...More

1  Thank 5cool7
Reviewed April 8, 2017

Always changing, this may be already gone, but folks come from around the world to see this artists' rendition of artistic recycling by decorating abandoned homes.

Thank Gerri B
Reviewed April 2, 2017

Don't waste time here unless you are staying nearby. The quality of work is OK but nothing outstanding.

Thank Ashish B
Reviewed April 2, 2017 via mobile

Great experience to see what's left. Took the kids in the middle of the day. Great experience to show them some found object artwork. Ask them questions and see their response. It's worth stopping to look around. Don't just drive through... so many hidden things.

Thank Baileydesigns
Reviewed March 30, 2017

This is a must see for visitors to the area, such fun art work and creativity right in the city and it is changing as time goes by so if you have already been...go back and be sure to have your camera ready to go

Thank stephaniek269
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