Detroit, Michigan: The Heidelberg Project Team Field Report

3600 Heidelberg St., Detroit, MI
East side of the city. Along the 3600 block of Heidelberg St., between Ellery and Mt. Elliot Sts.
RA Rates:
Worth a Detour
Save to My Sights

Heidelberg Project.

The Heidelberg Project
Tyree Guyton's colorful junkscape of art-encrusted houses has run afoul of Detroit's politicians in the past, but today is a paragon of post-suburban visionary art. Report... [12/11/2011]

Visitor Tips and News About The Heidelberg Project

Reports and tips from visitors and Roadside America mobile tipsters. Some tips may not be verified. Submit your own tip.

The Heidelberg Project

Be very careful! Our car was broken into and backpacks stolen. We were only gone for a minute. All of this happened in front of several of the local residents.

[Sophie, 07/29/2012]

Heidelberg Project.

The Heidelberg Project

I felt remarkably at peace walking around this oddly beautiful and thought-provoking part of the city. It's hard to believe you're even in Detroit when you immerse yourself in the art and experience the calmness of it all.

[Kait, 06/14/2012]

Heidelberg Project.

Heidelberg Project

The Heidelberg Project is alive and well. They were working on the weekend we visited. Wonderful!

[Sue Witmer, 06/13/2011]
Heidelberg Project

This is a MUST SEE, Not publicized enough. While walking around and viewing we ran into the creator, Tyre, a very interesting gentlemen who filled us in on the continuing work at the site. He has an amazing vision.

[Leenie, 09/21/2008]

Nearby Offbeat Places

Detroit's Point of OriginDetroit's Point of Origin, Detroit, MI - 2 mi.
The Spirit of DetroitThe Spirit of Detroit, Detroit, MI - 2 mi.
Giant Boxing Arm of Joe LouisGiant Boxing Arm of Joe Louis, Detroit, MI - 2 mi.
In the region:
Mephisto in Landfill Sculpture Park, New Hudson, MI - 33 mi.

Latest Tips Across Roadside America

Catch up on the latest discoveries from the road.

Explore Thousands of Oddball Tourist Attractions!

Unique destinations in the U.S. and Canada are our special obsession. Use our attraction recommendation and maps to plan your next road trip.

November 27, 2015

My Sights

Save Cool Vacation Destinations!

Try My Sights

Roadside America app
Roadside Presidents app

Michigan Latest Tips and Stories

Latest Visitor Tips

Sight of the Week

Sight of the Week

John Dillinger Museum, Crown Point, Indiana (Nov 23-29, 2015)

SotW Archive

USA and Canada Tips and Stories

More Sightings

Sightings. Arrives without warning. Leaves no burn marks. A free newsletter from Subscribe now! Hotel & Motel Finder

Special online rates for hotels & motels.

Book Online Now