Cheap Detroit Activities
Cheapism's editors recommend the best cheap Detroit activities on foursquare. Here is the complete list:
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Dossin Great Lakes Museum100 Strand Drive
Detroit, MI 48207
Neighborhood: Belle Isle
Phone #: 313-833-5538
Museum provides the long maritime history of the Great Lakes & Detroit River. Fun for the whole family, admission is FREE! Check out the S.S. William Clay Ford Pilot House built right in the museum.
Detroit Historical Museum5401 Woodward Avenue
Detroit, MI 48202
Phone #: 313-833-1805
One of Americaís oldest & largest museums, visitors can go through many exhibits including the Motor City exhibit to learn about the auto industry. Admission is super cheap at only $6/adult & $4/kid.
Pewabic Pottery10125 E Jefferson Ave
Detroit, MI 48214
Phone #: 313-626-2000
Explore & learn about American ceramic/pottery art - a little known part of American history, in a historic landmark building. FREE self-guided tours, guided group tours & classes for a low price.
Anna Scripps Whitcomb Conservatory8109 East Jefferson
Detroit, MI 48214
Phone #: 313-821-5428
Located in Detroitís Belle Isle, it features 5 horticultural houses w/plants from around the world plus an outdoor Lily Pond Garden. Hours of operation are Wednesday-Sunday 10-5pm. Admission is FREE!
Charles H. Wright Museum of African-American History315 East Warren Avenue
Detroit, MI 48201
Phone #: 313-494-5800
Learn about African American History through amazing exhibits covering life in Africa, slavery, and getting a job at Detroitís auto plant. Even has an exhibit on the Negro Baseball League. $8/adult.
Motown Historical Museum2648 West Grand Blvd.
Detroit, MI 48208
Phone #: 313-875-2264
Nicknamed Hitsville USA, the museum was actually the original Motown headquarters where stars such as Stevie Wonder, Marvin Gaye and The Supremes recorded hits. Admission is a cheap $10/adult.