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Detroit Downtown, Detroit

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Downtown Detroit is the central business district and a residential area of the city of Detroit, Michigan, United States. Detroit is the major city in the larger Metro Detroit region. Downtown Detroit is bordered by M-10 (Lodge Freeway) to the west, the Interstate 75 (I-75, Fisher Freeway) to the north, I-375 (Chrysler Freeway) to the east, and the Detroit River to the south. The city's main thoroughfare M-1 (Woodward Avenue) links Downtown to Midtown and New Center.Downtown contains much historic architecture and many of the prominent skyscrapers in Detroit, including the Renaissance Center, the Penobscot Building, One Detroit Center, and the Guardian Building. Historic churches, theatres, and commercial buildings anchor the various downtown districts. Downtown has a number of parks including those linked by a promenade along the International Riverfront. Its central square is Campus Martius Park.
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  • The city has gone through a transformation, recently. Crime has all but disappeared from downtown, as well as the transient, homeless population. While many buildings have been torn down, countless ot...  more »
  • We stayed for an evening in March. The downtown area has really improved In the past few years. It has a much safer feel and there is a lot to do. The newer sports facilities are fun and friendly. The...  more »
  • We were visiting Leamington Ontario Canada and decided to drive to Detroit. City is much better than we expected. For those who like art they can visit the Detroit Institute of Art and spend quality t...  more »