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City Tour Detroit

Detroit, MI 48226-1400
+1 313-757-1283
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Notorious 313: Foreboding Fort St.

Excellent! A 2.5 walking tour around downtown Detroit! A great history lesson. This is my 2nd tour... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Kristi W
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Detroit, Michigan
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Fall in love with Detroit!

We did the "See the D Walking Tour" and absolutely loved it! You get to see beautiful buildings... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
stazytravels
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You’re in good hands with a local company that’s been showing visitors the magnificent Motor City for five years, previously known as Hometown History Tours. While our name has changed, our commitment to providing top-notch guides and customer service has not. Whether it be a group tour, private tour or one of our public walking tours - We're your go-to-guide for all things Detroit! City Tour Detroit is home to our signature walking tours: See The D, Incredible Journey to Midnight, and Notorious 313. New for 2017 are Solid Gold Detroit: Soundtrack to the City and Taste of the Town foodie tours.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Detroit, MI 48226-1400
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Excellent! A 2.5 walking tour around downtown Detroit! A great history lesson. This is my 2nd tour with the company. Check out the Underground Railroad Tour, too.

Thank Kristi W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We did the "See the D Walking Tour" and absolutely loved it! You get to see beautiful buildings, ride the people mover, and learn all about Detroit. The tour guide was not only very knowledgeable, but you can tell that she truly loves her city....More

Thank stazytravels
Karin R, Owner at City Tour Detroit, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you StazyTravels for the wonderful review. So glad you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed August 31, 2017

This was a very engaging experience. The tour guides were informative and involved the entire group in the activities. As a native to the area, I learned so much more about the 'truth' of slavery in our history. I also learned how passionate many within...More

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Karin R, Owner at City Tour Detroit, responded to this reviewResponded September 1, 2017

Thank you DrGeri for this great review. We really appreciate it!

Reviewed August 31, 2017

We had a wonderful walking tour of downtown Detroit with our guide Pat, which turned out to be a "private" tour on a quiet Monday morning. We really enjoyed our first visit to Detroit, and Pat's thoughtful, friendly tour and obvious pride in her city...More

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Karin R, Owner at City Tour Detroit, responded to this reviewResponded September 1, 2017

Thank you so much for your review. I'm glad you enjoyed tour and Pat will be happy to see your kind comments.

Reviewed August 30, 2017

Wonderful tour. Extremely well done, guides were very knowledgeable and passionate. Actors were really good and this unique aspect of the tour makes it that much more relate-able. Actually walking to the various sites really gives depth and context to the stories. I would recommend...More

Thank Susan H
Karin R, Owner at City Tour Detroit, responded to this reviewResponded September 1, 2017

Thank you Susan for this wonderful review! We appreciate it very much!

Reviewed August 26, 2017 via mobile

Very informative tour. I honestly learned more about how notherners in Detroit handled slavery issues and it wasn't always positive. I would recommend this tour for anyone interested in how our state's history impacted the national abolition of slavery.

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Karin R, Owner at City Tour Detroit, responded to this reviewResponded August 28, 2017

Thank you so much for joining us Laura and for the great review!

Reviewed August 9, 2017

Went with a group of friends and had a great time on this food tour. Visited 4 Resteraunts around Corktown. The food was fantastic and every Resteraunts went out of the way to welcome us and give a bit of history about their establishment. Nancy,...More

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Karin R, Owner at City Tour Detroit, responded to this reviewResponded August 11, 2017

Thank you Heidi for the complimentary review. Hope to see you and your hubby on another tour.

Reviewed August 6, 2017 via mobile

Very interesting and informative tour of Detroit Underground Railroad stops. I've lived near Detroit all my life and learned so much about the city and the Underground Railroad, that I didn't know.

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Karin R, Owner at City Tour Detroit, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2017

Thanks Shelly for attending as well as your wonderful review. I know Jim was glad to see you and Daniel.

Reviewed August 3, 2017

This was a fantastic foodie tour. We visited 4 restaurants in the Corktown district of Detroit. All the restaurants were very welcoming and the food we had was extremely tasty. Each restaurant gave us a little history of the place and how it came about....More

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Karin R, Owner at City Tour Detroit, responded to this reviewResponded August 4, 2017

Thanks Julie for the wonderful review. It was great to see you on another one of our tours! We appreciate your business.

Reviewed July 26, 2017 via mobile

Stand on the location where the William Webb, abolitionist, home was in Detroit at the corner of Congress and St. Antoine streets. This is where along with John Brown and Frederick Douglass the decision to raid Harpers Ferry, West Virginia was made which was the...More

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Karin R, Owner at City Tour Detroit, responded to this reviewResponded July 27, 2017

Thank you Pat for taking the time to offer us a wonderful review of our "Incredible Journey to Midnight: Detroit Underground Railroad Tour." Our aim is to bring history to life with the actor portrayals so it is more of an experience than a tour....More

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