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It was a sunny Saturday afternoon when a family stopped me on the street as I was heading into my downtown apartment. Decked out in their Detroit Tigers gear for the game later that day they asked me, “Is there any place to shop around here?”
Though Detroit doesn’t have a Magnificent Mile (yet!), there are plenty of boutique shops in the area to explore whether you’re killing time before a ball game, stopping in after work or looking for an all-day shopping adventure.
Go Green in Detroit
If you’re concerned about your environmental footprint, you’re always on the lookout for new eco-friendly products. For truly guilt-free shopping, check out any of these Detroit businesses that offer green goods of all varieties.
One of Detroit’s most popular tourist destinations, the Motown Museum — Hitsville U.S.A — preserves the legacy of Motown Records, and is a necessary pilgrimage for any fan of the sweet Motown sounds. Located in the house where it all began, the Motown Museum features historical exhibitions that include photos, artwork, music, costumes and memorabilia, and artifacts from the Gordy family collection. See where it started in 1959, and visit the surrounding neighborhoods and attractions that inspired Motown music and continue to give Detroit its unique, musical character.