This informative overview of significant architecture in and around Downtown Detroit is one of our most popular tours. Led by Francisco Lopez of the College for Creative Studies, the discussion centers on architecture in relation to urban planning, past and future developments and the social implications of architectural design, good and bad, in Detroit. Sites include Elmwood Cemetery, Lafayette Park, Brush Park, E. Ferry Historic District and the Medical Center.
Ride Distance: 15 miles
Ride Length: 3 hours
Cost: $35/$45 with bike rental
2019 Architecture Schedule: 04/27 12pm, 05/18 1pm, 06/15 1pm, 07/20 1pm, 08/17 1pm, 09/21 1pm, 10/12 12pm
Tour Start/Finish Location: Wheelhouse Detroit - Rivertown