Guardian Building + Downtown Tours




No need to RSVP! Just show up the day of and sign up for the tour of your choice for free in our Pure Detroit shop located inside the Guardian building. 

Tour the Beautiful Guardian Building!

Schedule - December, 2017:

Pure Detroit invites you to tour Detroit's 1929 Wirt Rowland-designed architectural masterpiece, including stunning views of rarely seen areas of the building and amazing city views from the 32nd floor! The tour begins at our Pure Detroit shop located in the Guardian Building in Downtown Detroit on the promenade level.

See first hand the intricate design and exquisite detail of Rowland's artistic achievement, including works by muralist Erza Winter, tile installations by Pewabic's Mary Chase Stratton and sculpture by Corrado Parducci. The Guardian Building is a National Historic Landmark.

Photography is allowed. The tour will take about 60 minutes and is wheelchair accessible.

February 2018 Tour Dates and Times:
Tours will be conducted every Saturday and Sunday in January.
Saturday, February 3rd - Start Times: 1pm, 3pm
Sunday, February 4th - Start Times: 12pm, 2pm
Saturday, February 10th - Start Times: 1pm, 3pm
Sunday, February 11th - Start Times: 12pm, 2pm
Saturday, February 17th - Start Times: 1pm, 3pm
Sunday, February 18th - Start Times: 12pm, 2pm
Saturday, February 24th - Start Times: 1pm, 3pm
Sunday, February 25th - Start Times: 12pm, 2pm

The Guardian Building

500 Griswold
Detroit, MI 48226
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Interested in a private scheduled tour for your company, school or other group? email our tour team at tours@puredetroit.com
For more information, call (313) 873-6004