A Great American City
Detroit is known for putting the world on wheels and the Motown sound. Today the Motor City has a burgeoning entrepreneurial sector, a vibrant local food scene, a scenic riverfront, music, and one of the best art collections in the country.
Just 40 miles away, Detroit offers an array of activities all within easy reach from Ann Arbor via I-94 or M-14. From there you can venture downtown, to Midtown, or one of the city’s neighborhoods where you’ll find great entertainment and sites of historical and cultural significance. Detroit’s amenities are nationally recognized. It’s been named one of the top Next Hot Food Cities by Zagat and USA Today readers named Detroit the nation’s Best Sports City. Its signature art collection at the Detroit Institute of Arts is one of the 20 must-see art museums, according to Fodor’s.