Detroit, the River and the Globe Building

Man and kids learn about Detroit River shipbuilding history in Outdoor Adventure Center exhibit

Understand the legacy of the Detroit River, the Globe Building and their connections to Michigan manufacturing. Discover Detroit River's recreational opportunities and learn about the history of shipping on the river and aquatic invasive species and how we can prevent them. Meet historical figures with ties to the river, like Henry Ford and Madame Marie Cadillac, and find out about the history of the Globe Building, now known as the Outdoor Adventure Center.

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