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Detroit Institute of Arts

5200 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48202-4094
+1 313-833-7900
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Such an iconic Detroit jewel

Detroit may seem like the gritty and gloomy Motor City perceived by almost all of America, however... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
urbantraveler1234
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Midland, Michigan
World class art musem - so glad I stopped by.

Don't miss the Diego Rivera murals - amazing! It's worth engaging with a docent while there to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
DKB22
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Washington, DC
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Considered to house one of the best art collections in the United States, the Institute showcases everything from mummies to modern art and African masks to Monets in its outstanding collection of over 65,000 works. Don't miss the General Motors Center for African American Art, a part of the DIA which showcases 400 pieces, in various media, by African American artists.
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5200 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48202-4094
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Detroit may seem like the gritty and gloomy Motor City perceived by almost all of America, however the Detroit Institute of Arts is such a fine example of this city's historical wealth. The museum is considered to be one of the best and most comprehensible...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Don't miss the Diego Rivera murals - amazing! It's worth engaging with a docent while there to learn more.

Thank DKB22
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The DIA is a wonderful museum with wonderful works of art. Plenty of art to look at and if you are into art, it is a peaceful place to be. The gift shop is nice as well.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing collection! Friendly staff. Children well catered for. Highly recommend for anyone visiting Detroit.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Its bigger than it looks. Wonderful art. Greatly enjoyed it. They have nice coat check. It is free or reduced price to locals.

Thank Melinda E
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A huge and varied collection - too much for one visit. The painting descriptions are accessible and informative - and much of the art is stunning. Only suggestion for improvement is that the way finding is clearer - would be great to have a clear...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Apparently the museum was revamped several years ago so that the exhibits are grouped together to form a story or related collection. Makes a visit very easy and the art easily relatable. The Rivera murals are amazing - we had a docent approach us and...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've been members of the DIA for many years. It is truly a world class museum. You won't be disappointed, and will be very engaged and thrilled at the layout of the art. The restraunt even has good food, which is nice. Two thumbs way...More

Thank Bob W
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We love the DIA. Rivera Court cannot be topped! Also, the cafe has good food at reasonable prices and great service.

Thank Bridgit C
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'm a member and go often. It's a great place. I always walk through the Rivera Courtyard to see Diego's master piece about Detroit Industry.

Thank Marjorie L
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