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The Best Places To Take A Car Lover In Metro Detroit

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This is the Motor City and cars are a timeless favorite for kids (of all ages). If your littles love to race and ride, here are the best places to find cars across Metro Detroit.


The Henry Ford Museum (Dearborn)

Henry Ford put the world on wheels and you can see his great car designs and others on display at the Henry Ford Museum. The newest exhibit, Driven to Win: Racing in America is stunning and full of interactive fun – including professional grade simulator experiences.


Rev’d Up Fun (Woodhaven)

Get Rev’d Up for an unforgettable adventure in the Automotive Alley themed indoor playscape and let them get behind the wheel in the bumper cars.


Roush Museum (Livonia)

We love FREE! Stop by the Roush collection to see a warehouse full of cars on display. From classic Mustangs to speedway race cars, your kids will love seeing a real life collection of ‘Hot Wheels’. Oh and Back to the Future fans can get a photo op with the DeLorean


Ford Rouge Factory Tour (Dearborn)

Take a trip to the Rouge Factory and give your future mechanic/engineer/innovator and up close look at how the Ford F-150 is made.


Detroit Style @ The DIA (Detroit)

From concept cars to sleek racers, the DIA’s Detroit Style: Car Design in the Motor City, 1950–2020 exhibit shows how art meets innovation in the auto industry. See cars on display, classic sketches and short videos in this temporary exhibit that ends on Sunday, June 27th.


Stahls Automotive Museum (Chesterfield)

From an 1800 stage coach to mid century convertibles, take a trip through time at the vintage car museum – admission is FREE!


Chevrolet Detroit Grand Prix (Detroit)

Watch the cars of the NTT INDYCAR SERIES race in the Chevrolet Dual in Detroit doubleheader, the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship and the Indy Lights Presented by Cooper Tires Series on the Raceway at Belle Isle for a one weekend only event June 11th – 13th.




About Carrie Budzinski

Carrie Budzinski is the Vice President of LittleGuide Detroit. She grew up in Livonia and Detroit and continues to live life in both cities. Carrie loves exploring the city and finding hidden gems in the suburbs..

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