Taylor is known for its outdoor recreation, gardens, and parks.
Taylor is a downriver community about 20 minutes south of Detroit. The city has excellent outdoor green spaces like the Taylor Conservatory and Botanical Gardens and the historic Heritage Park. It also has some of the best sports facilities including the region’s top indoor athletic complex, The Sportsplex, Midway Sports and Entertainment, Taylor Meadows Golf Club and was host of the Junior League World Series of Baseball Championship. Taylor has a variety of restaurants like BJ’s Brewhouse or Malek Al Kabob and Bierkeller Tavern and Eatery is the place to go for happy hour, trivia and live music. Southland Center is a great mall for shopping or going to see a movie, and in the summer be sure to stop by the Taylor Farmer’s Market between June and August for local fresh produce.