• Bicycling by the Spirit of Detroit
  • Looking at the sky Griswold street signs viewable.
  • Detroit skyline at night

Discover Detroit

The city of Detroit, recently featured by Independent in the UK, is buzzing with new life and activity. Detroit is undergoing a major revitalization, bringing renewed excitement and energy to the area. Visit us and experience first-hand the vibrant cultural and sports scenes, an array of unique shops and stores, and the world-class restaurants making the Motor City such a great place to live and learn. There are all kinds of fun things to do and see: Campus Martius, the Riverwalk, the Slow Roll bike ride and Eastern Market, to name a few. Come experience the real Detroit! 

Things to Do from VisitDetroit.com

When the Day Goes Dark

When the Day Goes Dark. Nightlife in Detroit

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Ride On! Biking in Metro Detroit

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Thursday January 23, 2020
What’s Old is New Again: The Historic Avenue of Fashion is Revitalized
What’s Old is New Again: The Historic Avenue of Fashion is Revitalized
Detroit’s Avenue of Fashion underwent a massive street renovation project in 2019. Since the construction ...

Tuesday January 21, 2020
9 Budget-Friendly Detroit Restaurants for Foodies
9 Budget-Friendly Detroit Restaurants for Foodies
If you’re looking for delicious and affordable meals during your visit to Detroit, you’ve come ...

Friday January 10, 2020
The 9 Best Juice & Smoothie Bars in Detroit
The 9 Best Juice & Smoothie Bars in Detroit
It’s the start of the new year and everyone wants to be healthy. We get ...

Tuesday December 17, 2019
One Nation Under a Groove
Let’s Groove together this holiday season and all year long. ONE NATION UNDER A GROOVE ...

Friday December 13, 2019
Winter 2019/Spring 2020 Detroit Tip Sheet
More to Explore in Detroit this Winter & Spring Detroit has captured the attention of ...

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Detroit Experience Factory

New to Detroit and ready to explore? The Detroit Experience Factory has a "not your average" tour for you. Both free and ticketed tours will give you an inside look into the neighborhoods, landmarks and businesses that make up Detroit’s past and present. 

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Visit Campus Online, Anytime

Whether you are planning your visit, or awaiting your date to campus, you can always take a sneak peek online with YouVisit. Explore our history and grounds, then scour the vibrant streets of Detroit.

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