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THINGS TO DO IN DETROIT
|The Detroit Zoo
The Detroit Zoo has 270 species and over 6,800 animals. The Detroit Zoo was the first zoo in the country to utilize features of a simulated natural environment as barriers rather than bars. Featuring special exhibits for polar bears, seals, and sea lions; red kangaroos and wallabies; chimps; prairie dogs; and penguins.
8450 W. 10 Mile Road, Royal Oak, MI 48067
Admission: $11 adults
|The Renaissance building in Detroit
There are GM cars on display on the bottom floor. This multi-towered skyscraper is the tallest building in Detroit that features an observation tower on the 72nd floor. On a clear day you can see the entire Metro area, plus Canada. There is also a River Walk outside the hotel that lines the river.
|Detroit Science Center
Science is made fun and exciting in this hands-on, interactive science center, which introduces science, engineering and technology in ways that children can understand. Complete with an IMAX® Dome theater. www.detroitsciencecenter.org
5020 John R St. Detroit, MI 48202
Admission: $14 adults
The ouzo flows and the souvlaki sizzles on Monroe Street, the center of an ethnic section of Detroit dominated by Greek restaurants and businesses. Take a trip through Detroit on the people mover, or stop by Old St. Mary's and see the pipe organ that Mr. Wigton made!