3 days in Detroit Itinerary

3 days in Detroit Itinerary

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Founded in 1701 by a French explorer and adventurer, Detroit exerted a profound impact on the world for most of the 20th century.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Detroit Institute of Arts and Greenfield Village. Escape the urban bustle at Detroit Zoo and Paint Creek Trail. Explore Detroit's surroundings by going to Macomb Orchard Trail (in Richmond), The Town Peddler Craft and Antique Mall (in Livonia) and Maybury State Park (in Northville). Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at The Henry Ford, contemplate the long history of Motown Museum, admire all the interesting features of Comerica Park, and browse the different shops at Great Lakes Crossing Outlets.

To find ratings, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read our Detroit day trip planner.

May in Detroit sees daily highs of 71°F and lows of 51°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

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Dearborn, Paint Creek Trail, Maybury State Park, Great Lakes Crossing Outlets, The Town Peddler Craft and Antique Mall
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Detroit Institute of Arts
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The Henry Ford
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Greenfield Village

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