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The Heidelberg Project

3680 Heidelberg St, Detroit, MI 48207-2436
(313) 458-8414
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Imaginative Mind

I cannot believe the artistry that is involved in making this attraction. The artist has a very... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
George S
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Rochester, Michigan
Art is in the eye of the beholder

I have lived in Michigan my whole life but this is the first time I have visited the site. We had... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Keith K
via mobile
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
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3680 Heidelberg St, Detroit, MI 48207-2436
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(313) 458-8414
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I cannot believe the artistry that is involved in making this attraction. The artist has a very imaginative mind.

Thank George S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I have lived in Michigan my whole life but this is the first time I have visited the site. We had been out visiting all around Detroit for fun day and chose to come here for first time. It is in the middle of no...More

Thank Keith K
Reviewed 6 days ago

I wouldn't have known about this place had a friend not brought me here. It's pretty cool. It's an outdoor art exhibit consisting of "stuff"..and lots of it. Some people don't get it but I certainly think it's better than deteriorating blight, which is all...More

Thank DanielTripper
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's a great manifestation of free speech, but I don't really get the art. It's interesting to look at and my teenage kids found it midly amusing for about 20 minutes.

Thank Deanna Gasparot... K
Reviewed 1 week ago

(I think) the Heidelberg Project is a testament for how a city's financial crisis can be expressed in a neighborhood hit really hard. The projects are an insight into something I cannot fathom from my standpoint in life. When imagining the despair of those staying...More

Thank Renee S
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is a must see. Not really set up for tourists though. Go during the day. Great project and concept.

Thank carriechicag0
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to this site twice, once by night and once by day. See it to get an idea of the transformation of Detroit, the issues its residents face, the issues of our time. Hope the city will conserve some of this work, perhaps at a...More

Thank tworoadsconverged
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited as a spur of the moment thing. It is really off the beaten track, but go see it if you know it's history or anything about the creator.

Thank Paul S
Reviewed July 5, 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed walking through the area. Talked to the artist briefly. It is free. Certainly worth a visit. There are people still living in the homes right in the middle of it. Another house has a guy who also considers himself an artist. He has...More

Thank Madonna O
Reviewed July 4, 2017 via mobile

There a couple of cool installation art yard pieces. But overall it's a bunch of junk collected and displayed in yards and houses on one block of Heidelberg street. It's worth a drive thru and certainly cool if you like the destroyed depressed burned out...More

Thank Adrienne C
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