Few People Know That The Garrick Theatre In Detroit Is The Last Place That Houdini Ever Performed
If you’re a lifelong Detroiter, you’re surely aware that our city has served as a backdrop to many historical events throughout the generations. From bootleggers crossing the Detroit River during Prohibition to the rise and fall of the auto industry to the birth of Motown, the Motor City has long played a role in state and national history. There’s one fascinating event, though, that’s not quite so well known – and we think it’s worth examining in more detail.
We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life. While we continue to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, please take proper precautions or add them to your bucket list to see at a later date. If you know of a local business that could use some extra support during these times, please nominate them here: onlyinyourstate.com/nominate
Are there any other unique pieces of Detroit history that often fly under the radar? Should we consider any of these topics for a future article? Let us know by leaving a comment or filling out our nomination form!