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Detroit's an amazing city, full of stories, adventure, oddities and history. Spending time on a tour with Detroit History Tours will expose you to all of it and more.By bus or foot Detroit History Tours takes you on a fabulous adventure into the...more
3500 Gilbert St, Detroit, MI 48210-2976
+1 313-539-7377
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Reviewed 2 days ago

While visiting family in Detroit, we thought we would start with some history of the town, besides what we already knew about Motown and the beginning of our car industry. My nephew suggested we visit the History Museum, quite near Wayne University. It was wonderful!...More

Thank Diana L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On Saturday, Gwyn guided our group through Detroit as it was in 1701 through 1837. The presentation was very informative, fun and very interesting. We stopped at many points of interest that pertained to the time period and listened as Gwyn told stories of the...More

Thank lynnepfeffer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Last night I went with friends on the Wild Women of Detroit tour of Detroit. Bailey was our guide. She knows a ton about the history of Detroit and has a funny and engaging way of explaining it. Her passion for the city and its...More

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Reviewed 22 July 2018

I have been on several tours with Bailey the owner as the guide.She is wonderful, funny and very knowledgeable. Last night I went on Secret Detroit: A guide to the weird, wonderful and obscure. Karen was our guide and she did not disappoint, she was...More

Thank laurabroda60
Reviewed 13 July 2018

Very informative and entertaining. Well worth it for anyone interested in learning more about the history of Detroit and having FUN while doing it. It matters not whether you are a Detroiter, a Metro Detroiter, or neither of the two. Locations that we visited included...More

Thank Kathleen W
Reviewed 13 July 2018

We had a great time touring with Detroit History Tours. Learned a lot and had a great time doing it. This is not your usual history tour that drives by buildings and you listen to facts. This is Detroit History with Detroit style. DelRay to...More

Thank Veronica H
Reviewed 13 July 2018

We went on the Bizarre Detroit Bus Tour. We thoroughly enjoyed it - wonderful history as well as great stops along the way. Bailey, our guide, was fantastic! We loved her stories and her enthusiasm as she shared her knowledge and love of Detroit. This...More

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Reviewed 1 July 2018

I’ve been on a few of the Detroit History Tour events and loved them all. Bailey does a great job of bringing history to life with interesting narratives rather than a recitation of facts. Highly recommend.

Thank MNunn
Reviewed 23 June 2018

Four friends and I took this fantastic tour last night. I purchased the tickets 6 months ago so when the day came and it was cold and rainy, we were less enthusiastic about the tour. I am so glad we went! Here are some of...More

Thank reynoldsatwork
Reviewed 11 June 2018

Bailey and her team were so informative and funny during our "Wild Women of Detroit" tour! Took this tour with a group of 7, learning about the women of Detroit (I learned so much!), had lots of laughs, stopped off at two bars for a...More

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