Saturdays May through September at 10:00 AM, tours depart from Campus Martius, located across from the Hard Rock Cafe in the Compuware building. The tour meets in front of the fountain.
Our award-winning walking tour of downtown Detroit! Explore the plan for the city from the ground up. Way up! Historic high-rises, towering monuments, grand boulevards, parks and plazas are all part of this groundbreaking tour. Spanning over 300 years of Detroit history, see Detroit gems from streetscape to skyline.
Parking: there is metered street parking in the area of Campus Martius, several paid surface lots and parking structures.
Weekly Tour Pricing – Tickets for the 2017 Season are on sale now!
$12 Members, seniors and students: advance purchase online only
$15 Non-Members: advance purchase and day of (cash only, please)
If you have a Groupon, please make your reservation here! Our online payment system will NOT take your Groupon number!
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.
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.