If you're a first time visitor to Detroit, you might prefer a more touristy area, but if you're a solo traveler, a local neighborhood could be more interesting. Some areas have lots of things to do within walking distance, but it may be more expensive. To give you a starting point for your trip research, we looked at what people say about attractions in Detroit.
Here are some of the most recommended attractions in Detroit.
Here's what Trippy members had to say about attractions:
"I would head to downtown Detroit to the Detroit Institute of Arts - Catering Institute of Arts or a Tiger game at Comerica Park Comerica Park, it's a great stadium." See More
"The Detroit Zoo is worth a visit as is the Detroit Institute of Arts." See More
"Depending on who you ask, "locals" tend to stay at one of the casino hotels like Greektown Casino-Hotel or at Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center (The Ren Cen)." See More
"Churchill War Rooms , Motown Historical Museum recording studio, Sun Studio recording studio, Graceland Jungle Room, Dallas Museum of Art Yayoi Kusama: All the Eternal Love I Have for The Pumpkins infinity mirror room, & The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza , JFK assasination site." See More
"I highly suggest going the Detroit way and spending a day at Greenfield Village ,The Henry Ford Museum and the Ford Rouge Factory Tour which are excellent and too often only known by Michiganders or car enthusiasts." See More
"Foran's Grand Trunk Pub is a neat venue to be in since it used to be the old Grand Trunk Ticket Station" See More
"Campus Martius Park, a pretty park in the heart of the city, they will have the ice skating rink and the Christmas decorations up while you are there, and they always have something going on - music, movies, etc." See More
"If you're a gambler there are 3 casinos (MGM Grand Detroit Casino & Hotel, Motor City Casino, and Greektown Casino-Hotel" See More
"Mudgie's Address: 1300 Porter St, Detroit, MI 48226 Phone: (313) 961-2000 Outstanding." See More
This page is just a starting point, to really get personalized advice from Detroit locals and experienced travelers, post a question on Trippy! You can start by browsing the questions other people have asked about Detroit.
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