• 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

People biking in Detroit

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Tuesday May 19, 2020
11 Must-See Public Art Pieces in Detroit
11 Must-See Public Art Pieces in Detroit
Murals, sculptures, architecture, fountains. Public art is what shows the true identity of a city. ...

Monday May 11, 2020
5 Places to Pick Up Craft Beer in Detroit
5 Places to Pick Up Craft Beer in Detroit
One of the sure signs of spring in Detroit is sitting out on a patio ...

Tuesday May 05, 2020
6 Outdoor Spaces in Detroit to Soak Up the Sun
6 Outdoor Spaces in Detroit to Soak Up the Sun
Sometimes you just want to spend time in the great outdoors. And even though Detroit ...

Monday May 04, 2020
Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with These Detroit Mexican Restaurants
Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with These Detroit Mexican Restaurants
Cinco de Mayo is a big celebration at many local Detroit restaurants, but it’s obviously ...

Thursday April 30, 2020
4 Things to Do in Detroit this Weekend: May 1-3
4 Things to Do in Detroit this Weekend: May 1-3
Here’s your round-up of some of the fun things you can do in Detroit this ...

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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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