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The Library Tour

This free, docent-led tour highlights the history, art and architecture of Detroit’s acclaimed Main Library.  

Upcoming Public Tours

The Library Tour

Tomorrow at 1pm
Main Library

  • Location: Main Library
  • Date: July 19th Thu
  • Time: 1:00pm - 2:00pm
  • Age Group: All Ages
  • Event Category: Tours

This free, docent-led tour highlights the history, art and architecture of Detroit's acclaimed Main Library.

The Library Tour on Thursday, July 19 at 1:00pm

The Library Tour

July 28th at 11am
Main Library

  • Location: Main Library
  • Date: July 28th Sat
  • Time: 11:00am - 12:00pm
  • Age Group: All Ages
  • Event Category: Tours

This free, docent-led tour highlights the history, art and architecture of Detroit's acclaimed Main Library.

The Library Tour on Saturday, July 28 at 11:00am

The Library Tour

August 11th at 11am
Main Library

  • Location: Main Library
  • Date: August 11th Sat
  • Time: 11:00am - 12:00pm
  • Age Group: All Ages
  • Event Category: Tours

This free, docent-led tour highlights the history, art and architecture of Detroit's acclaimed Main Library.

The Library Tour on Saturday, August 11 at 11:00am

The Library Tour

August 16th at 1pm
Main Library

  • Location: Main Library
  • Date: August 16th Thu
  • Time: 1:00pm - 2:00pm
  • Age Group: All Ages
  • Event Category: Tours

This free, docent-led tour highlights the history, art and architecture of Detroit's acclaimed Main Library.

The Library Tour on Thursday, August 16 at 1:00pm

The Library Tour

September 8th at 11am
Main Library

  • Location: Main Library
  • Date: September 8th Sat
  • Time: 11:00am - 12:00pm
  • Age Group: All Ages
  • Event Category: Tours

This free, docent-led tour highlights the history, art and architecture of Detroit's acclaimed Main Library.

The Library Tour on Saturday, September 8 at 11:00am

Private Tour

With a private tour, you and your group can experience the magnificent art and architecture of the Main Library in a more intimate setting.

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Accessibility

Every floor is accessible by elevator if you are not able to use the stairs. We recommend that patrons with accessibility requirements enter through the Cass Avenue entrance. From there, there is a route without stairs to the Woodward entrance, where tours begin. If you are unable to bring your own wheelchair or have any questions about accessibility on our tours, please email hello@dpltour.org or call (313) 481-1358.

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