Discover Detroit: From the DIA to the Diamond Queen

     The Diamond Queen

CoE Graduate Student Social 

Date: Friday, July 31, 2015

2:15  Board the bus at the southbound Murfin bus stop, across from Pierpont Commons
2:30-3:30  Drive to the Detroit Institute of Art (DIA)
3:30-5:45  Take a guided tour of the DIA then peruse the galleries on your own
Note: dinner can be purchased in the DIA cafeteria, or you can bring your own dinner and eat on the bus
5:45  Board the bus 
6:00-7:00  Drive to Rivard Plaza, and depending on time, walk along the riverfront, board the boat
7:00-9:00 Sit back and relax on the Diamond Queen, while cruising the Detroit River between Detroit and Windsor
9:00 Board the bus
9:00-10:00 Drive back to Ann Arbor

Cost: $25 per person (includes bus fare, DIA admission, and Diamond Queen ticket).  Guests are welcome!

  • Email to see if any tickets are still available
  • Bring exact change or a check made out to "The University of Michigan," to 1240 Lurie Engineering Center 
  • If you need to cancel after you pay, there will be no refund.  You can, however, find somebody to take your place on the trip.
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