Our award-winning tours share our rich architectural and cultural history with residents and visitors to Detroit and the Metro Area. Through the passion of our knowledgeable volunteer tour guides, you’ll feel a renewed love and interest for our city. You’ll be amazed and inspired! And it’s not just beautiful buildings … you’ll see how adaptive reuse of historic architecture attracts people and jobs to our neighborhoods, while being more eco-friendly.
Detroit Heritage Weekly Walking Tours
Saturday Mornings at 10am | May through September
We offer weekly tours in three areas of Detroit — Downtown, Midtown/Cultural Center and Eastern Market — every Saturday morning at 10am from May through the end of September. For more info on these tours and to purchase advance tickets, please click the links below:
– Downtown Tours
– Midtown and Cultural Center Tours
– Eastern Market Tours
Weekly Tour Pricing – Tickets for the 2017 Season will be on sale mid to late April.
$12 Members, seniors and students: advance purchase online only
$15 Non-Members: advance purchase and day of (cash only, please)
New! Group pricing for Saturday 10am Tours! If you have a group of 15-20 people and want to take one of our tours on Saturday morning at 10am, price will be $12 per person. Please contact Jen Ruud at firstname.lastname@example.org for more info and to make your reservation!
Private and Special Tours
We have special events and tours that take place throughout the year and can conduct private tours. For more info on these events or how to schedule a private tour please CLICK HERE.
Custom Gift Certificates
Looking for a gift to give for the holidays or any other special occasion? We have Tour Gift Certificates available for purchase at our online store for one, two or four people! For more info and to purchase certificates, please CLICK HERE!
Do you have a gift certificate to redeem for one of our tours? Please email Jen Ruud at email@example.com to reserve your tickets.
Items to note about our tours
All tours take place rain or shine, and are about 2 to 2.5 hours long. Please arrive 15 minutes before the start of the tour. Advance ticket purchases are available through the afternoon the Friday before the tour. If there is a date missing from the tour page, the tour for that location/date is sold out. **Please note that there are no tickets, your name will be placed on a list and you will be checked in by a guide the morning of the tour.** Tickets may be refunded up to 7 days prior to the date of a tour; after that, tickets are not refundable. Walk up pricing, where offered, is cash only.
For any and all tours we offer, we request that groups of more than 6 purchase advance tickets. Groups of 15-20 are able to receive a group discount for Saturday 10am tours. We do offer private tours for groups of any size on any day of the week. For info on booking private tours, please email Jen Ruud at firstname.lastname@example.org.