Operated by the Detroit Historical Society, these ongoing tours of historic Detroit churches have been popular since 1972. ... More
Historic Houses of Worship
Operated by the Detroit Historical Society, these ongoing tours of historic Detroit churches have been popular since 1972. Churches on the tours include Bethel A.M.E., St. Patrick Chapel of the Little Flower, and many others that highlight significant aspects of local history as well as architectural features. The tours include a luncheon served at one of the churches. To insure space, book well in advance.
The world's largest museum of African American history and culture, this impressive building opened in 1997 and is named after
the local doctor and activist who first established it. With 120,000 square feet of exhibit space, the Charles H. ...
This gigantic concrete expanse at the foot of Woodward Avenue stretches from Jefferson Avenue to the Detroit River. Designed in
the 1960s as a civic space by Isamu Noguchi, it includes his unusual twisted spire and fountain. The plaza ...
Detroit Yacht Club is steeped in history, and has the proud distinction of being the largest yacht club in the
United States. With a roller coaster history stretching back to the 1870s, it has been playing host not only ...