The Theatre Tour, now in its 29th year, is Preservation Detroit’s biggest tour of the year and its most popular tradition! Photo courtesy of Tony Barchock of Francis’ Fotos. See more photos from last year on our FB page! Join us for a wonderful day behind-the-scenes at Detroit’s legendary movie palaces with Preservation Detroit’s Annual Movie Palaces of Detroit Tour, one of Michigan’s most unique architectural history tours. The tour takes place on Saturday, August 26 and tickets are on sale now! The Theatre Tour takes visitors behind the scenes at several historic venues from the golden age of theater, cinema and architecture in Detroit, including the Detroit Opera House, the Fox, the Gem, Music Hall, the Fillmore Theatre, and the Michigan (currently an iconic parking garage). The 4.5-hour guided walking tour includes a lunch at the Detroit Opera House. ...

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Anyone have a cool $1M to spare? Sweetest Heart of Mary has launched a crowdfunding campaign to save the steeples: t.co/7CSI2eTfxH

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An update on the steeples. HDC tabled the decision for now at last night's meeting. t.co/3yivAmUuh7

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Detroit's Historic District Commission will hear public comment on the proposed steeples demolition tonight @ 5:30. t.co/8CbQH6Tz8Y