Wayne State is located in Midtown Detroit, home to a variety of museums, galleries, theatres and sports venues, many within walking distance. The main campus encompasses 163 acres of landscaped walkways, green spaces and gathering spots linking 100 education and research buildings. The campus is urban and features many architecturally interesting buildings. Wayne State also has five satellite campuses in and around metro Detroit. TechTown, which occupies 12 blocks just north of the main campus, is the university’s research and technology park.