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Address: Jefferson Ave, Detroit, MI 48243
Phone Number: 313 567 3126
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Description: Multi-towered skyscraper is the tallest building in Detroit that features...
Multi-towered skyscraper is the tallest building in Detroit that features an observation tower on the 72nd floor.
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Detroit's Landmark

How can you miss this impressive building! It stands out in Detroit's downtown. It is grand and magnificent on the river. I visited during the afternoon at sunset and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 1, 2015
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Tegucigalpa, Honduras
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Tegucigalpa, Honduras
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015 NEW

How can you miss this impressive building! It stands out in Detroit's downtown. It is grand and magnificent on the river. I visited during the afternoon at sunset and witnessed how the sun reflected on the side of the building. It was a gorgeous array of colors. Truly a Detroit Landmark

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015 NEW

...architecture of the last century. Lot's of space and thousands of ways to get from a to b - you can get lost in there... Worth a visit - best use the DPM ( Dezroit People Mover) a small train to take you through downtown Detroit to get there...

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Davison, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW

We like to visit & stay here! There's a Marriott located at this location! I recommend the Coach Insignia for dinner & coffee beanery for your breakfast coffee. The people mover also stops and picks up from this location. There are also several shops in this building from clothing stores, convenient stores to an icecream parlor! There also great view... More 

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Detroit, Michigan
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31 attraction reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Beautiful structure--home to over 16,000 office workers during the week. Stunning atrium, overlooking the Detroit River. Home to General Motors. Outside on the Riverwalk, perfect for strolling, cycling. Fountains in the summer. Inside the RenCen, some excellent restaurants, such as Andiamo and Joe Muer's. A Starbucks is open on the weekend, with seating overlooking the gleaming new GM cars on... More 

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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56 reviews 56 reviews
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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Had lunch today in food court of RenCen. Despite living in Michigan for six or seven years had never been here before. I found the building complex a rabbit warren of hallways and passageways. It was a long walk to food, which with few exceptions was standard fast food fare. I should probably stopped for Chinese halfway into the complex.... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Love the GM cars on display. And it looks so neat seeing them on display in the front of the building in the glass area.

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Durham, North Carolina
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47 reviews 47 reviews
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

I stopped here b/c I was on the people mover, and wanted to find some coffee without going outside. Sadly, everything was pretty much closed, but they did have nice restrooms. I want to go back during the week, but I'm glad that I looked around. The design can be confusing, but if you're already milling around, it's neat. It... More 

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Prosper, Tx
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51 attraction reviews
115 helpful votes 115 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

This Marriott connected to the Ren Cen may not be the most deluxe hotel in the area but it is a convenient place to stay. Ren Cen has it all and you don't have to leave the building when it is zero degrees. The restaurants here are good...the fast food is good...there is a convenience store.....confusing at first to get... More 

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Detroit, Michigan, United States
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

The first time I went to the Renaissance Center I was totally confused by the layout of the building. I've been visiting the building at least once a week for the last ten years, and while I'm not Totally Confused anymore, I still get lost once in a while. I think the interesting, industrial-feeling building is representative of Detroit, but... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015 via mobile

Loved the free guided tour which included spectacular views of Detroit! The guide was friendly and knowledgeable of the history of the renaissance center and Detroit. We also boarded the people mover from here.

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