Time to combine exercise of the body and the mind at the same time! You will get 5 miles of walking (jogging if you like) as well as 5 miles of Detroit's Black History!
Early Detroit Sites, The Underground Railroad, Black Bottom, Paradise Valley, and MORE!
Visit the site of the African Men of Mystery.
And the homesite of the first Black teacher in Detroit, and the birthplace of the Black community!
We Meet at Campus Martius Park next to the Michigan Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument.
Have your running shoes on, or your comfortable walking shoes, and bring your water bottle.
$30 per person; $25 for ages 15 & under
What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
Suggested Parking — Compuware Parking Garage ($15);
EZ Parking Lot (outside next to Campus Martius -$10); Cadillac Square Parking Lot ($8-$10)
However, if you know of a free or less expensive parking spot, please choose it.
Meters are good for 2 hours.
Street Parking is FREE ONLY on Sundays.
What can/can't I bring to the event?
This is a walking tour. Please wear comfortable walking shoes and clothing, and a water bottle. We will make one stop for snacks and beverages. Please bring money if you plan on buying a snack.
Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Email: [email protected]
Is my registration/ticket transferrable?
There are no refunds after one week before the event. However, you may send another person in your place, or you may attend the next equivalent tour for no charge. Please notify us as soon as possible so that we can make sure there's availability on the next tour.
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?