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Arts and Culture in Detroit | Rivertown Apartments Detroit

Come home to City Club Apartments Lafayette Park and enjoy easy access to Detroit’s art and culture scene! Our Rivertown apartments in Detroit offer easy access to local museums, galleries, performing arts centers, and more, all of which will provide a cultural experience that every resident will love. In our neighborhood, you can enjoy all this and more! Schedule your tour today to come home and keep reading to learn all about local art and culture!

Top 5 Arts and Culture Spaces in Detroit

  1. Detroit Institute of Arts

The Detroit Institute of Arts showcases Detroit's enviable art scene. With an impressive collection of in-house artworks and visiting collections and exhibits, this museum offers an immersive experience for art enthusiasts. The diverse range of exhibitions, including classic and contemporary pieces, creates an atmosphere that captures the history of many eras through art. From visiting exhibits like “Masterpieces of Early Italian Renaissance Bronze Statuettes” to in-house collections including European modern art, Greco-Roman and ancient European art, and much more, there will be something for everyone here.  DIA's exhibits engage visitors in a journey through time, art, and culture.

  1. Motown Museum

Deeply embedded in Detroit's culture, the Motown Museum celebrates the city's profound influence on the music industry. Once the recording studio for legendary artists like Stevie Wonder, Diana Ross, and Michael Jackson, this iconic venue offers a glimpse into the birthplace of Motown. The guided tours provide an intimate look at the studio's history, showcasing the studio, the apartment Berry Gordy lived in, and the original recording equipment. Walking through the Hitsville U.S.A. house, visitors can almost feel the magic that produced some of the world's most cherished music.

  1. Michigan Science Center

Beyond its major art museums and music museums, Detroit also offers the Michigan Science Center, a space that provides exploration and learning for all ages. This interactive space features hands-on exhibits, live demonstrations, and planetarium shows that fuel curiosity and discovery. From delving into the wonders of space to exploring the intricacies of the human body, the Michigan Science Center combines education with entertainment. There are an array of spaces to explore, ranging from the Space Gallery and the Smithsonian Spark!Lab to the STEM Playground, Centennial Lab, and more. There’s sure to be a place that every visitor will thrive in.

  1. Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit

For those interested in current art and culture, the Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit is a haven of innovation and creativity. The museum's constantly evolving exhibitions present a wide spectrum of contemporary art forms, from experimental installations to thought-provoking visual pieces. You’ll love seeing visiting exhibits by artists like Gina Osterloh, Mark Thomas Gibson, Kesswa, and more, and there are many events that visitors can participate in. A visit to MOCAD is an invitation to immerse oneself in ever-evolving modern creativity.

  1. Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History

Delving into Detroit's rich culture and history, the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History strives to open the minds and change the lives of visitors. With an extensive collection of visiting and permanent exhibits, the museum offers a comprehensive exploration of African American history and culture. From the Underground Railroad to the Civil Rights Movement and beyond, the museum's immersive displays create a profound understanding of the African American experience, both in Detroit and across the country.

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