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The History of Detroit
Explore the Historic Sights of Detroit
Enjoy the Historic Sights of Detroit
First incorporated as a city in 1806, Detroit has a rich and storied history. Travel in from northern Michigan, or stay in downtown Detroit and check out some of the most iconic monuments and buildings like the Alpheus Starkey Williams Monument.
Visitors from nearby Livonia and Sterling Heights are sure to visit the Gospel Music Hall of Fame & Museum, and the Detroit Historical Museum. Don’t miss the Levi L. Barbour Memorial on your excursion.
Opened in 1904, the Anna Scripps Whitcomb Conservatory is spread out over nearly an acre of land and features five areas, each with a different climate focus.
Make the trip into Detroit from Woodhaven or Romulus and be sure to visit the Bagley Memorial Fountain. A truly indelible monument perfect for afternoon visit, the Bagley Memorial Fountain was opened in 1887 and honors John Judson Bagley, Michigan’s Governor from 1873 to 1876.
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- Michigan’s Many Zoos!
Michigan offers many zoological parks, including Detroit Zoo, Potter Park Zoo, and the Children's Zoo at Celebration Square.
- 10 Michigan Golf Courses
Enjoy a golf outing in Michigan.
Travel through Michigan with your clubs and play any of these excellent golf courses. From Sterling Heights to Grand Rapids.
- Brewery Tours in Michigan
Brew Tour Fun in MI
Check out Michigan's top brewery tours, including the HandleBar, Give a Craft Beer Trail, and Motor City Brew Tours, this season.
- Top 10 Michigan Beaches
Beautiful MI Beach
From iconic sites like Sleeping Bear Dunes, to lesser-known gems like Cheboygan State Park, Michigan features some of the country's most desirable beachs. Check 'em out and hit the water!
- Michigan Sports Teams
Football, baseball, basketball, hockey – it's all here in Michigan. Check out the great pro sports teams found in cities across Michigan.
- Uniquely Upper Peninsula!
Your guide to the best things to see and do in the Upper Peninsula – with everything from stargazing to unique food fare.
- Best Things to Do in Grand Rapids
Downtown Grand Rapids
Tips for your next trip to Grand Rapids – with everything from presidential history to fishing adventures.