famed hotelier E.M. Statler saw great promise in Detroit
when he selected the city as the site for the third
of his "complete hotels". When it opened in
February 1915 it was clear that Statler's genius, Detroit's
prosperity, and the artistic ability of its designers
had created one of the great marvels of hotel architecture.
from the links on the right to learn the history of
this grand hotel, tour its stunning public rooms then
and now, view artifacts, or meet the men who ran it.
You will even find accounts of what it was like to stay
and work at the hotel.