Cullen Plaza

Located at: 1340 Atwater St. Detroit, MI 48207 Phone: (313) 566-8200

Cullen Plaza is home to many of the east riverfront’s most popular highlights, including the lovely Cullen Family Carousel, an in-laid granite map of the Detroit River, a standing glass sculptured map of the St. Lawrence Seaway, a children’s playscape, playful fountains and lush landscaping.

Also located at Cullen Plaza are the tantalizing creations of the RiverWalk Café and Wheelhouse Detroit, a bike shop offering bike rentals, tours, retail and service.

The popular Diamond Jack's River Tours, which provides public tours and private charters of the Detroit River, docks at Cullen Plaza.

The Conservancy's commemorative bricks and pavers are located at Cullen Plaza, as well as Gabriel Richard Park Plaza.

The pavilion building at Cullen Plaza houses public facilities as well as the Conservancy's operations offices and the security command center.

The Cullen Family Carousel and RiverWalk Café are currently closed for the season and will reopen upon return of the warm weather months.

Amenities

  • Bike
  • Café
  • Diamond Jack Boat
  • Handicap Accessible
  • Playscape
  • Restroom
  • Security Office
  • Water Feature

Events at Cullen Plaza

  • Sunday, Jul 22, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:30am
    This event occurs every week Sunday until Sun Oct 07 2018.

    Join us every  Sunday at 10:30 AM for a guided pack walk through various routes of Detroit’s beautiful riverfront paths. 

    The group will meet in Cullen Plaza at the concessions pavilion and walk the scenic Riverfront together as a pack. 

  • Sunday, Jul 22, 2018 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
    This event occurs every week Sunday until Sun Sep 30 2018 except Sun Jun 24 2018.

    Join the Detroit Experience Factory for a FREE riverfront tour! This free tour will give you a bit of the history of both the Detroit River and the Detroit RiverFront Conservancy.

  • Tuesday, Jul 24, 2018 - 8:00am to 10:00am
    This event occurs every week Tuesday and Thursday until Thu Aug 30 2018 except Tue Jun 19 2018, Thu Jun 21 2018, Tue Jun 26 2018, Thu Jun 28 2018, Tue Jul 03 2018 and Thu Jul 05 2018.

    RiverWalkers is a senior walking program presented by the Detroit Medical Center. Seniors, 60+, are invited to participate in this free program that encourages wellness through walking on the Detroit RiverWalk and fitness classes.

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