3. The Guardian Building
500 Griswold St.
a splendid and unique wedding venue during the buildesignated a National Historic Landmark
ing’s off hours. It’s a massive 47 feet x 89 feet and can
(the highest honor bestowed by the Na-
comfortably accommodate 100 guests with tables and
tional Park Service), The Guardian Build-
chairs in place (which you’ll have to supply).
ing enjoys a rich history in Detroit’s Financial District. If
What impresses couples most about this venue? In
you have a penchant for Art Deco styled details and F.
addition to the breathtaking architectural details of this
Scott Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby, you’ll instantly fall
event space (superb for photo ops), couples love that
in love with The Guardian Building.
they’re embarking on a significant journey together sur-
Pictured above, the Promenade is the jewel of this
venue. With its murals, pewabic tiles and soaring arched
ceilings, this picturesque space can be transformed into
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rounded by loved ones and a symbol of Detroit’s rich
history. Reception image by The Camera Chick