Motorcities National Heritage Area | Auto Heritage
Discover how Detroit became the center of the automotive industry on this tour. The tour takes in the Globe Building, Dequindre Cut, Packard Plant, the GM Detroit-Hamtramck (Poletown) Assembly Plant, Milwaukee Junction with a stop at the Piquette Plant, New Center (old GM Headquarters and Fisher Building) and TechTown, where we will learn how industry is evolving with advanced technology. On the return trip, we will pass the Michigan Theatre, the location of Ford’s original workshop, the Bagley Garage. This tour is conducted in partnership with Ford Piquette Avenue Plant and is held in partnership with Motorcities National Heritage Area.
Ride Distance: 12 miles
Ride Length: 3 hours
Cost: $35/$45 with bike rental
2019 Auto Heritage Schedule: 4/20 12pm, 05/18 10am, 06/15 10am, 07/20 10am, 08/17 10am, 09/21 10am, 10/06 12pm
Tour Start/Finish Location: Wheelhouse Detroit - Rivertown