Campus Martius

Park, Historic Site, Skating Rink
Woodward Ave (at Michigan Ave)
Detroit, MI 48226
(313) 962-0101


  • Campus Martius is from the Latin "Field of Mars" where the Roman heroes walked.
  • In the heart of downtown Detroit, Campus Martius Park is a great place to see an outdoor concert in the summer or go ice-skating in the winter. Be sure to look for the Point of Origin marker!
  • Go to the winter blast, ice skate and roast marshmallows.
  • Nice place to hang out and have lunch in the spring/summer
  • Had the best time with the fam here!! Love it!!
  • Consider bringing your own cocoa, the food shop is $3. Although hot dogs reasonable at $2
  • Take your lunch break here during summer and enjoy some chill music in the park
  • Capture the beauty of downtown Detroit at Campus Martius Park! Skate until you can't feel your feet, then cross the street for great shopping, delicious food and much more!
  • This plaza always has something going on. In the winter, its ice-skating; in summer, theres a fountain and outdoor movies and theater performances.
  • Cold but gr8 fun night!
  • Try the very berry French toast from Hudson cafe!
  • Great place to take a break during lunch.
  • Just to relax and get my walk on.
  • Great place to bring a date. $10 to skate is pretty nice. The atmosphere is really romantic and afterward you can get coffee close by!
  • Detroit's favorite park! Seasonal activities, live music, food and drink. Great people watching in the heart of the city.
  • "Beach" in the summer, ice skating in the winter.
  • Having a great time!
  • Plentifulish parking all around the block.
  • Skip the bathtub sized ice rink and head to Belle Isle for real outdoor skating on the frozen canals and ponds.
  • Sailors and Soldiers monument.

Nearby places

612 Woodward Ave (btwn E. Congress St. & Campus Martius Park)
1 Hart Plz (at Woodward Ave.)
660 Woodward Ave (Cadillac Square)