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City Tour Detroit

1420 Washington Blvd, Suite 301, Detroit, MI 48226-1718
+1 313-757-1283
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TOUR OF DETROIT'S "GEM"S

I went on a City Tour Detroit Walking Tour with their fantastic guide Pat Mischel who was... read more

Reviewed yesterday
MICHELE U
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Grosse Pointe, Michigan
Amazing tour and enthusiastic guide well worth it!

Our tour guide, Nancy Senatore, is a cheerleader for the city. Her genuine love of Detroit and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
slingesoulian
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Detroit, Michigan
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You’re in good hands with a local company that’s been showing visitors the magnificent Motor City for five years, previously known as Hometown History Tours. While our name has changed, our commitment to providing top-notch guides and customer service has not. Whether it be a group tour, private tour or one of our public walking tours - We're your go-to-guide for all things Detroit! City Tour Detroit is home to our signature walking tours: See The D, Incredible Journey to Midnight, and Notorious 313. New for 2018 are Solid Gold Detroit: Soundtrack to the City and Detroit Dine Around tours.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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1420 Washington Blvd, Suite 301, Detroit, MI 48226-1718
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Reviewed yesterday

I went on a City Tour Detroit Walking Tour with their fantastic guide Pat Mischel who was enthusiastic and very informative. She highlighted many sites of interest that even though I had worked in Downtown Detroit for many years I did not know existed....

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Karin R, Owner at City Tour Detroit, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you Michele U for your high praise of our guide Pat. She will be so happy to read this. We always love to hear people who have lived and/or worked in Detroit say they learned many new things.

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Our tour guide, Nancy Senatore, is a cheerleader for the city. Her genuine love of Detroit and enthusiastic nature made our tour both interesting and fun. She pointed out many interesting facts about the areas we visited and delivered the tour with a smile. We...More

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Karin R, Owner at City Tour Detroit, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you so much for this great review. I'm glad you entrusted City Tour Detroit to show you and your guests around. Nancy says "thank you" for the wonderful comments (she definitely is a cheerleader) and she thoroughly enjoyed having you as tour guests.

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I took my 18 year old son with me on this walking tour of Detroit. Pat, our Tour Guide, was kind, insightful and did a fabulous job not just showing us some of Detroit’s architectural treasures but also sharing with us the city’s history and...More

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Karin R, Owner at City Tour Detroit, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you so much for this lovely review. I know Pat will be so pleased to read this.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Earlier this year tried to sign up for one tour of Detroit however when that fell through did some additional research and came upon City Tour Detroit. After reading all the positive reviews here and looking at their website decided to sign up for this...More

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Karin R, Owner at City Tour Detroit, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the nice review. It was great meeting you and showing you around. Loved the insight you shared as well. Was exciting to see your full itinerary of things to do and see while visiting.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My 3 sisters and I had a great time seeing Detroit up close with City Tour Detroit. Nancy has great enthusiasm for the city, is very knowledgeable, flexible, friendly, and engaging. Even on a hot and sweltering day, she found a balance between making sure...More

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Karin R, Owner at City Tour Detroit, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much for the great review. Glad you and your sisters enjoyed the tour despite the hot hot temps. It was our pleasure D. to have you as a repeat guest!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Standards we all have 'em and expectations. Take a tour of Dee-Troit with City Tour and you will not be disappointed. If you are planning on visiting Detroit and learning more about my whimsical city you need look no further.

Thank Victoria D
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Karin R, Owner at City Tour Detroit, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Victoria for the complimentary feedback. It was so much fun spending the day with your group. I learned a lot too!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited many of the landmark locations in the metropolitan area of Detroit. Our tour included Eastern Market, Fisher Building, and Motown Museum are a few of the iconic stops we experienced. We had an excellent lunch at the Detroit Club. The best part of the...More

Thank Tina H
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Karin R, Owner at City Tour Detroit, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Tina H thank you so much for the lovely review! It was a pleasure spending the day with your No-Book Club and being in the company of such accomplished and fun women.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family of of four (including a 12 and 9 y.o.) enjoyed our nearly three hour walking tour of downtown Detroit. Our guide provided loads of historical and current information about the transformation of Detroit. I highly recommend this walking tour to anyone.

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Karin R, Manager at City Tour Detroit, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much Jonathan for taking the time to write such a nice review. I'm glad you and your kids enjoyed the tour with Tom.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wow! I fully admit that I started this tour thinking, well, this is probably the one and only time I'll be in Detroit, so let's do this. I ended the tour with, wow! I need to come back! City Tour Detroit was GREAT. Very easy...More

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Karin R, Owner at City Tour Detroit, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Wow, what an awesome review Jessica. Thank you so much. Nancy was thrilled to read this. Another huge thank you from her.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When Karin Risko led a tour for members of the Northwest Unitarian Universalist Church last summer history came back to life in vivid details. 200-300 years ago run-away slaves found friends and hiding places in church basements, barns and safe houses. We stood on the...More

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Karin R, Owner at City Tour Detroit, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for such a complimentary review Maureen. I always love telling the story of Detroit's role in significant historic events. Your church group was a wonderful and appreciative audience. We are offering the Incredible Journey to Midnight: Detroit Underground Railroad Tours which use actors...More

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Nima W
14 June 2018|
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Response from Karin R | Property representative |
Hi Nima, you can call us at number supplied in previous comment (313) 757-1283 or google City Tour Detroit and our website will show up. You can book directly from website. Thanks for asking!
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taytay139
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I'd recommend starting with a tour. Our guides can advise your on other things to see or do. Please visit our website for times and prices. Motown Museum, DIA, Ford Piquette Plant, Charles Wright Museum, Belle Isle are just... More
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