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Nice area just off the river-front

It’s in the heart of the financial district and comprises a number of statues, fountain and... read more

Reviewed September 19, 2018
BigMerk
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Cool atrium and space

The water was not running but it was still a cool place. Quite and peaceful with a great view of... read more

Reviewed September 5, 2018
ralanger31
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Chicago, Illinois
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Designed by Isamu Noguchi, this huge concrete expanse features the designer's unique creations of a twisted spire and fountain.
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Reviewed October 26, 2018 via mobile

I love what Detroit has done with it's waterfront over the past few years as it only gets better. Hart Plaza is one of the bright spots downtown.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank JamesA546
Reviewed October 3, 2018

went to the jazz festival and again it was the best time. the rain did not deter us. found shelter til it blew over and then proceeded back to the music

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

It’s in the heart of the financial district and comprises a number of statues, fountain and concrete. But it’s a really cool place to visit. Don’t miss the Joe Louis memorial (a giant punching fist) or the Labour movement monument (it’s like a Stargate).

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank BigMerk
Reviewed September 5, 2018

The water was not running but it was still a cool place. Quite and peaceful with a great view of the surrounding area.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ralanger31
Reviewed August 20, 2018

A few times a year I find myself in Detroit for work. I stay a few hundred feet from this park, and walk my around the financial district daily. This park seems like fun (lots of people & families during the day), and I love...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed August 10, 2018

This place, built in the '70s, desperately needs a renovation. Depressing and rundown, but it does have access to the river.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank mrsirin
Reviewed August 9, 2018

I stopped here while walking along the Riverfront. There wasn't much to see at the time. The fountain was turned off and the other structures looked in need of some repair. Mind you, I stopped by on a weekday afternoon and there weren't many people...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank A4483GQmaryc
Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

Hart Plaza has always been a fun place for festivals and concerts. The view of the Detroit River is nice. A must visit place in downtown Detroit !

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank beachbum40w
Reviewed June 19, 2018

Love coming down to the Riverfront now. Every year it gets longer as they fix up more of the pathway.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Alan N
Reviewed June 15, 2018

The fountain wasn't running on our June 2018 visit and there were fences everywhere with a lot of repair work going on, thus only 3 stars. There are still a few other statues to see as you move down to the riverwalk, but you could...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Response from KayDee F | Reviewed this property |
Hello. This was answered a while ago by tev9999 and it should still apply. "You might want to park in the Greektown Casino garage. Parking is free if you go in the casino to validate your ticket. Plenty of good restaurants... More
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