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Self Guided "Detroit's Spirit and History" Solo Walking Tour

Detroit, United States


45 to 60 minutesMobile & paper tickets accepted

You will discover Detroit’s hidden gems, artistic Alleys, funky food spots, golden era buildings and world class parks. Go at your own pace, your own schedule and stop and go as you please. This is a Self Guided Tour navigated by your smart phone on the WalknTours app. The technology is so good visitors say "It's like walking with Rick Steve's".

Detroit is a city on the rise. Not long ago this was a different city, today it’s thriving and the people of Detroit are carving out a culture that is authentically D Town. Discover how Detroit is changing, and see how it's past changed world history.

The tour starts at Buddy’s on Broadway, the shop that invented Detroit Style Pizza. So, grab a slice and let’s get this party started.

What's Included

  • Smartphone Guided Walking tour on the WalknTours app
  • Virtual walk you can take after taking the in person tour
  • No in person guide, this is a smart phone navigated tour on the WalknTours app

What To Expect

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Parker Street, Parker St, Detroit, MI, USA

This brick-lined street is known as Parker's Alley and it is named after Thomas Parker, a free black man who was one of the city's first black landowners in Detroit.

Duration: 3 minutes

Stop At: The Belt, 1234 Library St, Detroit, MI 48226-2208

The Belt is named after the alleyway's location in the former garment district which was shaped like a belt.
It is part of a larger project by the Library

The Location

Where To Go

Buddy's Pizza, Madison Building, 1565 Broadway St, Detroit, MI 48226, USA

Departure time

8/2/2021 - 11/10/2022
Monday - Sunday:12:00 AM - 11:30 PM


Detroit, United States

Return details

1 Hart Plaza, Detroit, MI 48226, USA

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


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