Detroit’s oldest bathhouse is being lovingly renovated. And Ladies hours are Tuesday evening and Sunday 12-4. You should totally, absolutely GO! Since I’ve been following along on social media, I knew a little bit of what to expect. But then NOT at all. The architecture, the details, the nostalgia, and the real benefits all made for lovely experience. I’m already looking forward to my next visit. (more)
The building is very unassuming from the outside. When you pull up, you might not realize you’re in the right spot. Go ahead and ring the bell. You’ll be glad you did. Each visit is $30.
Here are a few more details to make your first visit as smooth as possible:
The Schvitz also offers traditional “platza” which you have to register for in advance (additional charge). The Platza does happen pretty publically right there in the steam room... I’ll try that next time.