Hours of Operation
Beginning the first weekend in May until the last weekend in October, the fort is open every Saturday and Sunday from 10am - 4pm. The fort hosts special programs on other days, too (see the Events page). Additionally, group tours are available on weekdays (see below).
Secured, on-site parking is $5.00 per vehicle. Parking is free for Coalition members! See our Join Us page to become a member.
Guided Walking Tours
Guided walking tours are optional - but highly recommended - and available for $5.00/ person. Expect the tour to last between 1 and 1.5 hours. In addition to regular weekend tours, group tours are available on weekdays by appointment (minimum 4 adults). To book a weekday group tour (Mon - Thurs), contact Jim Conway at 313-628-0796.
Tuskegee Airmen Museum
The National Museum of the Tuskegee Airmen is housed at Historic Fort Wayne. Their hours are often by appointment. Visit their site to learn more.
Photos by Geronimo Patton
The City of Detroit Parks and Recreation Department supplies the following guidelines for visitor safety:
Location and Directions
Turn by Turn from the North
Turn by Turn from the South
Returning South from the Fort
Due to I-75 closures, we recommend the following route: