Walking Tour of Downtown Detroit July 26

Join Columbians Vadim Avshalumov ’07GS and Rebecca Binno Savage ’97GSAPP for an insider’s walking tour of downtown Detroit.

  • Vadim Avshalumov works for Rock Ventures and focuses on initiatives, programs, and developments that promote living, working, and playing in Detroit.
  • Rebecca Binno Savage works for Kramer Design Group and focuses on historic preservation and adaptive reuse of Detroit’s historic architecture.

They’ll share their insights into Detroit’s newest development projects and the rehabilitation of its historic architecture, including the magnificent Guardian Building.

The tour will last approximately 90 minutes and starts at the corner of Grand River Avenue and Library Street in Detroit and ends at Campus Martius Park—with drinks and snacks available there for purchase.

Space is limited to approximately 25 people, so RSVP soon to Rebecca at [email protected] to reserve your place.

In case of rain, the tour will be rescheduled for the same time on Sunday, July 27.

Recommended parking is the new Z Deck 10-story parking structure located at 1234 Library Street. It is bordered by Library, Grand River, Broadway, and Gratiot and is open 24 hours daily. Weekend rates are $9 daily maximum. Customers can pay with credit or debit cards.

Price: Complimentary

July 26, 2014 at 10:30am - 12pm

Start at the corner of Grand River Avenue and Library Street in Detroit



Will you come?