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Visiting Our Clubhouse

The Detroit Yacht Club regularly hosts tours of its nationally-recognized Clubhouse for individuals and groups. Guided by member docents, these tours highlight the architectural and historic features of Clubhouse spaces and their contents, such as paintings, tapestries, sculptures and trophies.  Anecdotes about notable members, guests, and dignitaries who have spent time in the Clubhouse are included.

For Individuals:  Several times per year, the DYC schedules open tours for members of the public.  Upcoming dates include: 

                           October 11, 1:00
                           November 8, 10:00

Stay tuned to the home page for new listings, or contact the club directly.

To register for the tour, please click Contact Us.  Provide your contact information.  In the comments space, indicate the number in your party and any particular area of historical or architectural interest you may have.  Your registration will be confirmed by email.

For Groups:  Professional, community and historical interest groups are also welcome to arrange for historic tours.   Examples of recent groups attending our tours include The Detroit Historical Society and the University of Detroit-Mercy School of Architecture.

To arrange for a group tour, please call or email the Catering Department at the Detroit Yacht Club (313 824-1200, extension 279,   They will gather information about your group, the potential number attending, and desired date or date range for the tour.  Catering will work with you to confirm arrangements for the tour.