Detroit Building

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Detroit Building
Detroit Building.jpg
Location 2210 Park Avenue
Detroit, Michigan
Coordinates 42°20′14″N 83°3′10″W / 42.33722°N 83.05278°W / 42.33722; -83.05278Coordinates: 42°20′14″N 83°3′10″W / 42.33722°N 83.05278°W / 42.33722; -83.05278
Built 1923
Architect Arnold & Shreve
Part of Park Avenue Historic District (#97000396[1])
Designated CP May 13, 1997

The Detroit Building is a high-rise office building located at 2210 Park Avenue, in Downtown Detroit, Michigan.


The building was constructed in 1923, and stands at 10 floors in height. It was designed in the Beaux-Arts architectural style.

  • Architects: Arnold & Shreve
  • The building was named originally named the Detroit Life Insurance Company Building after the building's main tenant, which occupied the top four floors.
  • This building became part of the Park Avenue Historic District in 1997.

The building is to be renovated as part of the new hockey arena district announced in 2013.


  1. ^ National Park Service (2008-04-15). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 

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