Detroit Institute of Arts

Exterior Daytime

Exterior Daytime

The DIA is a world-class museum with a variety of permanent and traveling exhibits, offering over 100 galleries with art from ancient to modern times.

Photo courtesy of DIA


he Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA), one of the premier art museums in the United States, is home to more than 60,000 works that comprise a multicultural survey of human creativity from ancient times through the 21st century. From the first van Gogh painting to enter a U.S. museum (Self-Portrait, 1887), to Diego Rivera's world-renowned Detroit Industry murals (1932–33), the DIA's collection is known for its quality, range, and depth. The DIA’s mission is to create opportunities for all visitors to find personal meaning in art.

Detroit Institute of Arts Web Site

Contact Information


5200 Woodward Avenue

Detroit, MI 48202

Driving Directions

Phone: (313) 833-7900

Fax: (313) 833-9169


Location of Detroit Institute of Arts

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Detroit Institute of Arts Events

Martin Luther King Jr. Day Activities - Detroit

Date: 01/16/17

Bitter|Sweet: Coffee, Tea & Chocolate - Detroit

Date: 11/29/16 - 03/05/17