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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 4 days ago
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 2 weeks ago
Robert L
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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 4 days ago 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).

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

Thank Robert L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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

Thank Brad W
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.

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

Thank Mary C
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 !

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.

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

1  Thank darwinmoore
Reviewed June 14, 2018

This is a very nice plaza right on the Detroit River. Walk up the few steps from the river walk to explore the plaza. Right at the river there is an interesting statue commemorating Detroit's role in the Underground Railroad. There are displays telling the...More

Thank Diane B
Reviewed June 9, 2018

Was here for the Movement festival so it was very busy and restricted access but its a nice large open park with a good layout and worth a day out on a sunny afternoon

Thank Stephen W
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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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