Discover Detroit

The city of Detroit, recently featured by Independent in the UK, is buzzing with new life and activity. Detroit is undergoing a major revitalization, bringing renewed excitement and energy to the area. Visit us and experience first-hand the vibrant cultural and sports scenes, an array of unique shops and stores, and the world-class restaurants making the Motor City such a great place to live and learn. There are all kinds of fun things to do and see: Campus Martius, the Riverwalk, the Slow Roll bike ride and Eastern Market, to name a few. Come experience the real Detroit! 

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Detroit on a Dime

Detroit on a dime. Free Things to do in Detroit

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When the Day Goes Dark

When the Day Goes Dark. Nightlife in Detroit

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Ride On! Biking in Metro Detroit

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Thursday August 18, 2022
Experience Detroit While Out on a Run
Experience Detroit While Out on a Run
You don’t have to put your race training aside on your next visit to Detroit. ...

Wednesday August 17, 2022
Take in great views at these rooftop bars in metro Detroit
Take in great views at these rooftop bars in metro Detroit
Summer is the season for rooftops, and in metro Detroit, there are plenty of places ...

Monday August 15, 2022
11 Best Places to Catch the Sunset In Metro Detroit; Inside and Outside
11 Best Places to Catch the Sunset In Metro Detroit; Inside and Outside
Watching the sunset over the Motor City is a beautiful way to close out a ...

Monday August 15, 2022
10 Things To Do in Detroit This Weekend
10 Things To Do in Detroit This Weekend
It’s time to plan your perfect weekend in Detroit! Check out these 10 can’t-miss events ...

Saturday August 13, 2022
The Ultimate Guide to Thrift Shopping in Metro Detroit
The Ultimate Guide to Thrift Shopping in Metro Detroit
Thrift shopping is a fun, environmentally-conscious, dynamic shopping experience. Whether you’re looking for an exciting ...

Friday August 05, 2022
Undergoing $40 Million Transformation, the Inn at St. Johns is now Saint John’s Resort
Undergoing $40 Million Transformation, the Inn at St. Johns is now Saint John
DETROIT, MI (August 5, 2022) – Saint John’s Resort is currently undergoing an exciting $40M ...

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Detroit Experience Factory

New to Detroit and ready to explore? The Detroit Experience Factory has a "not your average" tour for you. Both free and ticketed tours will give you an inside look into the neighborhoods, landmarks and businesses that make up Detroit’s past and present. 

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Visit Campus Online, Anytime

Whether you are planning your visit, or awaiting your date to campus, you can always take a sneak peek online with YouVisit. Explore our history and grounds, then scour the vibrant streets of Detroit.

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