Detroit Institute of Arts

Art Museum and Art Gallery
5200 Woodward Ave (btwn E Kirby & Farnsworth), Detroit, MI 48202, United States
Hours:
Open until 5:00 PM (Show more)
  • Wed–Thu
    • 10:00 AM–4:00 PM
  • Fri
    • 10:00 AM–10:00 PM
  • Sat–Sun
    • 10:00 AM–5:00 PM
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Yes (incl. American Express)
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  • Pablito H.

    Rivera Court amazing

    Pablito Hdez · March 1
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  • Zombie

    Diego Rivera mural is overwhelming in scale and relevant in content to Detroit's industrial history

    Zombie · September 29, 2014
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  • paul t.

    Live in the tri-county area? Your taxes paid the price of admission already.

    paul tisch · September 14, 2014
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  • Aaron

    Decent collection, their modern selection has more impressionists than traditional modernism. Great cafe and low entry fee.

    Aaron · September 2, 2014
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  • Scott B.

    Kresgee Court is the place to do work

    Scott Benson · August 27, 2014
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  • Joshua

    world class museum.

    Joshua · August 23, 2014
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  • Rachel R.

    I could play here all day and still not see everything! The DIA has so much to offer. It's a great museum and definitely worth a visit.

    Rachel Rothbarth · August 16, 2014
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  • SofiaE 💋💜💛💋

    The Bruce Weber exhibit is awesome. True spirit of Detroit.

    SofiaE 💋💜💛💋 · July 20, 2014
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  • MsTwixt M.

    Bruce Weber exhibit (thru Sept 2014) is SO worth it. Have a glass of wine in the Kresge atrium during a break

    MsTwixt MsTwixt · July 18, 2014
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  • Destiny H.

    Always beautiful! One of my favorite places to go!

    Destiny Holt · July 17, 2014
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  • GM Renaissance Center

    The GM Renaissance Center is a great place to go for lunch or dinner after visiting the DIA: http://www.gmrencen.com/Home.axis

    GM Renaissance Center · July 1, 2014
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  • Kristen P.

    Free admission to Oakland , Macomb & Wayne counties!

    Kristen P · May 11, 2014
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  • Tatiana L.

    Murals of Diego Rivera are awesome!!!

    Tatiana Lv · May 10, 2014
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  • Jenni M.

    The Samurai exhibit was great!

    Jenni Murray · April 23, 2014
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  • LaTonya L.

    This should be on EVERY American Art Lover's Bucket List, They have the original Howdy Doody Doll!

    LaTonya Lewis · March 31, 2014
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  • Miranda R.

    My favorite place in all Of Detroit!!!

    Miranda Reid · March 27, 2014
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  • Nkosi F. @.

    The samurai are here.

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  • Daniil S.

    They serve alcohol and have live music on Friday nights!

    Daniil Samsonov · March 2, 2014
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  • Bibi A.

    Existen muchas obras extraordinarias q ni los residentes conocen.. lamopulencia d estanzona creo un lugar unicompara el art q ni la situacion actal ha cambiado

    Bibi Abella · February 17, 2014
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  • Edgar M.

    Be careful where park your car.

    Edgar Medina · February 8, 2014
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  • Greg B.

    A fantastic art gallery. It displays art and provides signage in a way that helps you savor art even if you aren't educated in art appreciation or history.

    Greg Briggs · February 8, 2014
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  • Jennifer B.

    Free Admission for all Wayne, Oakland and Macomb county residents!

    Jennifer Brodzik-Williamson · February 7, 2014
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  • Gary C.

    Diego Rivera Court. Amazing.

    Gary Chou · February 2, 2014
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  • Nikki S.

    Amazing permanent collection and valet parking is worth it!

    Nikki Schulz · January 5, 2014
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  • Torrie

    Buy a membership!

    Torrie · January 1, 2014
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  • Jason M.

    Fantastic place!

    Jason Motlagh · December 31, 2013
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  • Vaishali P.

    French and English art is a must-see! African American art is interesting too!

    Vaishali Patel · December 28, 2013
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  • Gheysa P.

    Take the free guided tour. It's really nice.

    Gheysa Prado · December 22, 2013
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  • Christina C.

    Be sure to stop by the romantic Kresge Court for a bite to eat!

    Christina Collie · December 7, 2013
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  • Kara T.

    Great Animation Special Exhibit, 100% worth the price!

    Kara T · November 30, 2013
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  • Griff P.

    Be sure to visit Kresege Court

    Griff Potter · November 29, 2013
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  • Erin K.

    The Art Of Animation is amazing! Come see it!

    Erin Kroll · November 17, 2013
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  • esther

    Don't miss the Animation exhibit. Runs through 1/5/14.

    esther · November 16, 2013
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  • SofiaE 💋💜💛💋

    Today; Drawing in The Galleries, Steve Wood Quartet, and of course, Watch Me Move

    SofiaE 💋💜💛💋 · November 15, 2013
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  • Robert S.

    As you go from gallery to gallery you will be constantly amazed. This museum is a true gem. Self guided tours, docents to help you and of course, the Rivera Industrial murals.

    Robert Smith · October 30, 2013
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  • Paige P.

    Check out an iPad in the Rivera Court to explore these meals in depth...worth the time!

    Paige Pell · October 6, 2013
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  • Sade T.

    This place will put you in a different mind set

    Sade Teal · September 28, 2013
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  • Elizabeth G.

    Great and big museum :)

    Elizabeth Gutiérrez · September 23, 2013
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  • Michael R.

    Fantastic collection of many different types of pieces. The staff is friendly and the building is huge. Make sure you have a lot of time to fully experience the whole place.

    Michael Rotgers · September 22, 2013
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  • Cassandras22❤

    ♥ This Piece!

    Cassandras22❤ · August 26, 2013
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  • Cassandras22❤

    A Family Past-time

    Cassandras22❤ · August 26, 2013
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  • Ian M.

    Come on Friday nights for an extra special evening.

    Ian McGill · August 10, 2013
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  • Abdul Hakeem H.

    A2zDeSTINATIONS DeTROIT HERITAGE USA MAJOR EVENT ATTRACTION ON SOUTH LAWN @ DIA... CONCERT of COLORS FRIDAY JULY 5/2013

    Abdul Hakeem Hasan · July 6, 2013
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  • Abdul Hakeem H.

    Located WRIGHT in multi cultural DeSTINATIONS DeTROIT HISTORICAL MUSEUMS DISTRICT this is a must visit priceless Michigan attraction

    Abdul Hakeem Hasan · June 30, 2013
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  • Mitsy C.

    Go in with a plan...to come back a second or third time!

    Mitsy Chanel-Blot · June 20, 2013
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  • Sofía S.

    Detroit's cultural history is not for sale! Band together to save our museum!

    Sofía Syntaxx · June 4, 2013
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  • Brendhan G.

    The photography section is small but oh so nice. Stop by Rivera's Court. I enjoyed that possibly most of all.

    Brendhan Givens · June 3, 2013
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  • Shanon M.

    The Shirin Neshat exhibit is not to be missed.

    Shanon Marie · May 24, 2013
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  • Shanon M.

    The Motown Muse exhibit is incredible! Come by the museum to check it out, stay and explore the rest of the wonder!

    Shanon Marie · May 24, 2013
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  • Steve C.

    Be sure to spend some time taking in the Rivera Court murals. You'll notice something new each time.

    Steve Couch · May 5, 2013
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