The Guardian Building
Beautiful example of Art Deco architecture from the golden age of Detroit's industrial boom.
A National Historic Landmark and one of the finest Art Deco skyscrapers in the U.S., The Guardian Building was completed in 1929 when Detroit was a global hub. Be sure to go into its amazingly colorful lobby that has been lovingly preserved.
The Guardian Building is a landmark U.S. skyscraper, located within the Financial District. Built in 1928-1929, the building is a bold example of Art Deco architecture, including art moderne designs. The building has undergone recent award-winning renovations. It was designated a National Historic…
The Guardian Building is one of the most significant and striking Art Deco skyscrapers in the world. The ceiling is made of horse hair to muffle private conversations between tellers and customers. It really does work! Go and (not) hear for yourself. The main area on the ground floor was…
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