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Motown Historical Museum in Detroit, Michigan

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Distance from city center: 3.7mi
cipristb's pictureby cipristb History & Culture travel tip
added on the 13th of August, 2010
The most amazing historical museum regarding music I’ve ever seen and experienced. The first thing our guide showed us was Berry Gordy’s house with its surrounding rooms which later was transformed into the Museum. We were explained how recordings were made in that time using a special technique.

They also showed us a 15minute video of “Little Stevie Wonder” performing and touring around the U.S. Then we walked through the room where they recorded the music which became so popular and then the sound booth.

It was amazing to experience the museum with all its legacies, like Michael Jackson’s glove from Billy Jean, the Supremes’ outfits, and all those records which topped the charts for years. This museum is definitely a must-see!

2648 W Grand Blvd, Detroit, MI 48208, USA

Adults: $10.00
Seniors and children: $8.00

Opening Hours:
Tuesday to Saturday 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM

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