• Bicycling by the Spirit of Detroit
  • Looking at the sky Griswold street signs viewable.
  • Detroit skyline at night

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! 

Things to Do from VisitDetroit.com

When the Day Goes Dark

When the Day Goes Dark. Nightlife in Detroit

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Ride On! Biking in Metro Detroit

People biking in Detroit

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Thursday July 09, 2020
Metro Detroit’s Hospitality Industry Employment Hits Record Highs Before COVID-19     
Metro Detroit’s Hospitality Industry Employment Hits Record Highs  Before COVID-19     
July 7, 2020 — Metro Detroit’s tourism and hospitality employment prior to the COVID-19 pandemic ...

Wednesday July 08, 2020
The Metro Detroit Ice Cream Trail
The Metro Detroit Ice Cream Trail
It’s summer time! And if you have little ones, you know what that means – ...

Monday June 29, 2020
6 Things to Do to Celebrate the Fourth of July
6 Things to Do to Celebrate the Fourth of July
The Fourth of July is here again! Although most fireworks shows and festivals have been ...

Wednesday June 24, 2020
4 Things to Remember When Traveling Post-COVID
4 Things to Remember When Traveling Post-COVID
Traveling after COVID-19 can seem a little intimidating. Luckily, businesses all over Michigan are going ...

Thursday June 18, 2020
7 Things You Can (Still) Do in Detroit This Father’s Day
7 Things You Can (Still) Do in Detroit This Father
Father’s Day is coming up this Sunday, and although there are restrictions in place due ...

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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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