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Motown Landmarks Photo Tour

While the Broadway show officially opens this month, here in Detroit, many Motown landmarks have been forgotten

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Brewster Wheeler Recreation Center

634 Brewster St.

Before Berry Gordy started his world-renowned record company, he practiced boxing here. Singing groups such as The Primettes also rehearsed their musical act in the rec center before they became The Supremes. The dilapidated building escaped the wrecking ball last year, but its fate remains uncertain.

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Apr 3, 2013 06:57 pm
 Posted by  Cynara

Remember this place. Used to hang out here. That's when people would DRESS like grown people, and dance and party with out the violence. Didn't want to mess up our clothes.

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