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MUSEUMS HISTORICAL SITES + COLLECTIONS TO DO 70 | VISIT DETROIT | SPRING & SUMMER 2017 Annunciation Greek Orthodox Cathedral A place for all of life's celebrations; the center of activity, education and fellowship for those who embrace the Greek Orthodox religion and for those who pass traditions from generation to generation. Mon.-Fri. 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Sun. 10 a.m.- midnight. Sun. worship: Orthos 9 a.m., Divine Liturgy 10 a.m. DD / 707 E. Lafayette St., Detroit, 48226; 313-965-2988 or annunciationcathedral.org. Arab American National Museum The first museum in the United States dedicated to telling the story and highlighting the contributions of Arab-Americans. Wed.-Sat. 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Sun. noon-5 p.m. DW / 13624 Michigan Ave., Dearborn, 48126; 313-582-2266 or arabamerican museum.org. AE, DE, MC, V. Automotive Hall of Fame This visitor attraction and edu- cational resource is dedicated to preserving the history of mobility by celebrating the creativity, toil and genius of the individual. Wed.- Sun. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Closed some holidays and for private events. DW / 21400 Oakwood Blvd., Dearborn, 48124; 313-240-4000, 888-29-VISIT or automotivehalloffame.org. Belle Isle Park Situated on the Detroit River between the United States and Canada, this 985-acre island park features a zoo, aquarium, conser- vatory and a Great Lakes museum. Admission: $11 annual Recreation Passport required, $9 day pass for non-Michigan residents. Daily 5 a.m.-10 p.m. DD / Michigan State Park, 2 Inselruhe Ave., Belle Isle, Detroit, 48207; 313-821- 9844, 844-BELLE-PK or belleislepark .org. ATTRACTIONS INCLUDE (free admission with Belle Isle Park pass): Anna Scripps Whitcomb Conservatory, Wed.-Sun. 10 a.m.- 5 p.m. DD / 7000 Inselruhe Ave., Belle Isle, Detroit, 48207; 313-821-5428 or belleisleconservancy.org; Belle Isle Aquarium, Sat.-Sun. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. DD / 900 Inselruhe Ave., Belle Isle, Detroit, 48207; 313-334-7052 or detroitaquarium.weebly.com; Belle Isle Nature Center, Wed.- Sun. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. DD / Corner of Oakway Trail and Lakeside Drive, 176 Lakeside Drive, Detroit, 48207; 313- 852-4056 or belleislenaturecenter.org; Dossin Great Lakes Museum, see listing on Page 71. Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History Founded in 1965, the 125,000- sq.-ft. Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History is the world's largest institution dedicated to the African-American experience. Tue.-Sat. 9 a.m.- 5 p.m., Sun. 1-5 p.m. DD / 315 E. Warren Ave., Detroit, 48201; 313-494-5800 or thewright .org. AE, DE, DS, MC, V. City Sculpture This art park displays large- scale works of longtime Cass Corridor artist Robert Sestok, who is dedicated to exposing the public to experimental sculpture work in Detroit. Daily 9 a.m.-9 p.m. DD / 955 W. Alexandrine St., Detroit, 48201; 248-722-3550 or citysculpture.org. College for Creative Studies A private four-year college and a national leader in arts educa- tion, CCS offers a BFA in 11 studio majors, two graduate programs and an excellent art education program. Mon.-Fri. 8:30 a.m.- 4:30 p.m. DD / 201 E. Kirby St., Detroit, 48202; 313-664-7400, 800-952-ARTS or collegeforcreativestudies.edu. Detroit Historical Museum Exhibitions show the history of southeastern Michigan and include The Streets of Old Detroit. The museum recently underwent a large-scale renovation, improv- ing the facilities and adding new exhibits. Tue.-Fri. 9:30 a.m.- 4 p.m., Sat.-Sun. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. DD / 5401 Woodward Ave., Detroit, 48202; 313-833-1805 or detroithistorical.org. MC, V. COURTESY OF THE DETROIT INSTITUTE OF ARTS DETROIT INSTITUTE OF ARTS DD KEY TO THE D The districts of Detroit have you covered with plenty to do. DOWNTOWN DEARBORN/WAYNE GREATER NOVI MACOMB OAKLAND BEYOND DETROIT WINDSOR, ONTARIO DD DW GN M O BD WO DW M GN O DD DW GN DW M GN O DD DW GN CREDIT CARDS AE / American Express CB / Carte Blanche DC / Diners Club DE / Debit Card DS / Discover JCB / Japanese Credit Bureau MC / MasterCard V / Visa ACCESSIBILITY WA / Wheelchair Accessible

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