Visit Our Byway
In 2002 U.S. Secretary of Transportation Norman Mineta designated Metro Detroit's Woodward Avenue a National Scenic Byway. Woodward is Michigan's first roadway to be designated a National Scenic Byway. The program "recognizes a distinctive collection of American roads, their stories and treasured places. They are the heart and soul of America."
In addition to being the "Birthplace of the automobile industry', Woodward part of the MotorCities National Heritage program, one can explore the byway's various auto-related sites and become part of the nation's largest homage to its love affair with cars - the Woodward Dream Cruise.
Millions of people visit Woodward Avenue, one of America's Byways, each year to experience renowned attractions and events.