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Ranked #1 of 87 attractions in Detroit
Category: Art Museums
Owner description: Considered to house one of the best art collections in the United States, the Institute showcases everything from mummies to... more » Owner description: Considered to house one of the best art collections in the United States, the Institute showcases everything from mummies to modern art and African masks to Monets in its outstanding collection of over 65,000 works. Don't miss the General Motors Center for African American Art, a part of the DIA which showcases 400 pieces, in various media, by African American artists. « less
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Ranked #2 of 87 attractions in Detroit
Category: Architectural Buildings
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Ranked #3 of 87 attractions in Detroit
Category: Specialty Museums; Historic Sites

The Motown Historical Museum at 2648 W. Grand Boulevard Detroit, Michigan 48208 was once the headquarters of Motown Records and Tamla Records during the heyday of the Motown Sound... more »

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Ranked #4 of 87 attractions in Detroit
Category: Arenas/ Stadiums/ Fields
Owner description: Home of the Detroit Tigers, this is no ordinary ballpark. Combination theme park, ballpark, and baseball museum, it features... more » Owner description: Home of the Detroit Tigers, this is no ordinary ballpark. Combination theme park, ballpark, and baseball museum, it features huge statues of tigers, a Ferris wheel, carousel (with tigers, of course) and a fountain that celebrates each home run with colored lights and music. « less
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Ranked #5 of 87 attractions in Detroit
Category: Symphonies

A fantastic afternoon or evening should be spent with the DSO.  Easy in/out parking garage only a less than 30 yards away from the front door-$7.00-$9.00!  A beautiful 100 year... more »

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Ranked #6 of 87 attractions in Detroit
Category: Religious Sites

St. Mary Roman Catholic Church is the third oldest parish in Detroit, Michigan. (The parish is better known as Old St. Mary's Church to avoid confusion with other St. Mary's... more »

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Ranked #7 of 87 attractions in Detroit
Category: History Museums; Libraries
Museum serves to document, preserve and educate the public on the history, life and culture of African Americans.
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Ranked #8 of 87 attractions in Detroit
Category: Theaters
The old Grand Circus Theater was transformed into this opera house.
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Ranked #9 of 87 attractions in Detroit
Category: Specialty Museums; Specialty Shops; Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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Ranked #10 of 87 attractions in Detroit
Category: History Museums; Specialty Museums
Owner description: The Motor City Exhibition, where visitors see how a Cadillac is assembled, is just one of the many interesting displays at... more » Owner description: The Motor City Exhibition, where visitors see how a Cadillac is assembled, is just one of the many interesting displays at this museum dedicated to telling the story of Detroit. « less
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Ranked #11 of 87 attractions in Detroit
Category: Theaters
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Ranked #12 of 87 attractions in Detroit
Category: Wharfs/ Piers/ Boardwalks
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Ranked #13 of 87 attractions in Detroit
Category: Arenas/ Stadiums/ Fields
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Ranked #14 of 87 attractions in Detroit
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Ranked #15 of 87 attractions in Detroit
Category: Theaters
Owner description: Originally built for the symphony in 1919, this building was saved from destruction and now houses the Detroit Symphony... more » Owner description: Originally built for the symphony in 1919, this building was saved from destruction and now houses the Detroit Symphony Orchestra. « less
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Ranked #16 of 87 attractions in Detroit
Category: Specialty Museums

The Ford Piquette Avenue Plant (formerly TPLEX) is located at 461 Piquette Avenue, which is the birthplace of the Model T. The plant is well preserved and looks virtually the same... more »

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Ranked #17 of 87 attractions in Detroit
Category: Theaters
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Ranked #18 of 87 attractions in Detroit
Category: Neighborhoods
Mexican section of southwest Detroit.
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Ranked #19 of 87 attractions in Detroit
Category: Religious Sites
Traditional cathedral ministry serves the greater metropolitan area of Detroit.
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Ranked #20 of 87 attractions in Detroit
Category: Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas
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Ranked #21 of 87 attractions in Detroit
Category: Theaters
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Ranked #22 of 87 attractions in Detroit
Category: Art Galleries

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Ranked #23 of 87 attractions in Detroit
Category: Educational Sites; Art Galleries
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Ranked #24 of 87 attractions in Detroit
Category: Neighborhoods
Owner description: The ouzo flows and the souvlaki sizzles on Monroe Street, the center of an ethnic section of Detroit dominated by Greek... more » Owner description: The ouzo flows and the souvlaki sizzles on Monroe Street, the center of an ethnic section of Detroit dominated by Greek restaurants and businesses. « less
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Ranked #25 of 87 attractions in Detroit
Category: Arenas/ Stadiums/ Fields
Detroit sports center where the Red Wings won the 1997 Stanley Cup.
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Ranked #26 of 87 attractions in Detroit
Category: Gardens
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Ranked #27 of 87 attractions in Detroit
Category: Specialty Museums
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Ranked #28 of 87 attractions in Detroit
Category: Historic Sites
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Ranked #29 of 87 attractions in Detroit
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Ranked #30 of 87 attractions in Detroit
Category: Architectural Buildings; Observation Decks/ Towers
Multi-towered skyscraper is the tallest building in Detroit that features an observation tower on the 72nd floor.
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