10 Ways the GMRENCEN Celebrates Earth Day All Year Long

As the tallest building in the state, the GMRENCEN has a responsibility to help keep Detroit and our planet beautiful. The Detroit Free Press recognized us with a Michigan Green Leader award in 2014 and we continue to take steps to continually reduce our environmental impact. Here are just a few...
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Break Bread with Panera in Detroit

The GMRENCEN keeps getting better! If you have walked through the GMRENCEN within the past few months then you’ve probably noticed the new updates and coming soon signs throughout the building. With Granite City Food & Brewery’s launch this past February, the newly renovated Presto Gourmet Deli , and the...
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GMRENCEN Wintergarden

A New Look for the GMRENCEN Wintergarden!

For the past 15 years, the GMRENCEN Wintergarden has been a space for tenants of the building and guests alike to relax, unwind, and have a place to enjoy the beautiful view of the Detroit River. Combined with the delicious food options available in the building, the Wintergarden makes for...
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The Detroit People Mover, a True Hidden Gem

The Detroit People Mover has been a staple of the city of Detroit since it first opened to the public on July 31, 1987. Now almost 30 years later the People Mover is still going strong. The system is made up of 12 driverless vehicles that are automated and computer...
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6 Movies Starring the GMRENCEN

Please, no autographs. The Rosary Murders (1987) A neo-noir mystery film starring Donald Sutherland in which a scene between him and Belinda Bauer was filmed along the Detroit Riverfront. Bird on a Wire (1990) This action comedy starring Mel Gibson and Goldie Hawn features a chase scene inside the GMRENCEN....
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GM Renaissance Center

9 Random Facts About the GMRENCEN

Conversation starters for the next time you ride up one of the building’s 107 elevators. 1. It’s so big that it has its own zip code – 48243. 2. There are roughly 1,500 plants throughout the complex. 3. The GM Plaza on the Detroit Riverfront was dedicated in December 2004....
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Granite City Food & Brewery The 48243 Double IPA

The GMRENCEN Is Literally EVERYWHERE – Here’s Proof

Arguably the most recognizable building in the Detroit skyline, the GMRENCEN has become somewhat of a symbol for the city. A fact that seems to have resonated with brands, media outlets and Detroiters alike. Many use the three-tiered outline in their advertising, social media, television broadcasts and even their logos....
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Insider Secret: How to Get Free Parking at the GMRENCEN

The GMRENCEN has a number of parking garages for tenants and visitors. Whether you’re coming to spend a day on the Riverwalk, visiting the GM Showroom or taking the Detroit People Mover to a game, we’ve got your parking covered. If you’re here to dine at Andiamo Riverfront, Coach Insignia or Joe...
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We Double-Dog Dare You To Try Our GMRENCEN Crossword Puzzle

GMRENCEN history, architecture and fun facts. Let's see just how much you know about the tallest building in Michigan. Download the printable version here.
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7 Comfort Foods You Can Find In The GMRENCEN Right Now

Temperatures are dropping here in Detroit and there is no better time to talk about our favorite comfort foods. Whether you are heading to or from a Detroit Red Wings or Lions game or you just want to get cozy during your lunchtime meal, the GMRENCEN has plenty of options....
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8 Detroit Instagrams that Embody the Spirit of the City

Detroit is a city. It’s an American icon, a womb for modern-day transportation and the birthplace of music phenomenon’s like Motown and Techno. But it’s also an energy. An energy that’s fueled by its people. Detroit pride is alive and well. And this is what it looks like. @seuong Known...
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