Get to know Detroit! Watch the sunset from Belle Isle, eat Detroit-style pizza, or visit historic Eastern Market for food and antiques. Whatever you choose to do in Motor City, this city is sure to show you a great time.

Family Guide to Detroit

Check out the top spots for families in Detroit (including lots of free and budget-friendly attractions!). Ready to pack your bags? Download the Detroit coloring page so the kiddos can keep track of every place you visit.

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Detroit's Belle Isle Aquarium.

Detroit: Make Your Dollar Go Further

History, culture, art, and outdoor adventures make Detroit the perfect family vacation destination. Check out this guide to affordable attractions in the Detroit area.

Crowd enjoys food truck fare.

Feast on Food Truck Fare in Motor City

If you’re visiting Detroit, make sure to grab a meal at one of these food trucks. From mac and cheese to baked goods, the Motor City has something for everyone.

The Detroit, MI skyline, rising over the lake, at night

Hidden Gems of Detroit: Discover Where the Locals Go

If you want to dive into Detroit like a local, you need the scoop on the city’s treasure trove of quirky attractions. From unknown masterpieces to the biggest island park, these attractions will get your itinerary moving in the right direction.


Motor City Moment: A 48-Hour Guide to Detroit

Detroit, known for its industry and automakers, is currently enjoying a revival, including an ever-growing number of fun activities to keep business travelers and leisure visitors entertained on short trips to Motor City.


Experience the Outdoors of Detroit

Michigan is often near the top of must-visit lists for outdoor lovers, especially those who like water sports.

View of the Detroit River and Detroit Skyline from a bench on Belle Isle during Sunset in Michigan

A Day in Detroit: Family Fun on Belle Isle

Right in the middle of the Detroit River is Belle Isle, an oasis of family-friendly activities. As part of the city of Detroit, Belle Isle is officially the largest city island park in the United States.

Detroit cityscape from the water under blue sky

Explore Detroit’s Emerging Art Scene

It may be nicknamed “Motor City,” but Detroit, Michigan, has more to offer than just automobiles.