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Save to My List   Amusements   Put-in-Bay, OH
Adventure bay is an amusement park located in Put-In-Bay, Ohio that offers lots of fun and adventures for the families. Adventure bay offers activities for adults and children of all ages. There are plenty of
Save to My List   Amusements   Troy, MI
With three locations in Michigan, the Airtime Trampoline & Game Park is a place where the entire family can enjoy hours of fun while getting fit at the same time. Whether you choose the Shelby, Troy or Canton
Save to My List   Museums & Science   Ann Arbor, MI
Ann Arbor hands-on museum was founded in 1978, it displays many interesting and interactive exhibits that encourage Scientific education and exploration in children and adults. The museum features over 250 interactive
Save to My List   Parks & Nature   Detroit, MI
Home to a stunning botanical garden, the Anna Scripps Whitcomb Conservatory is often referred to as the Belle Isle Conservatory by the locals. The Conservatory is an excellent place to enjoy fresh air while admiring
Save to My List   Museums & Science   Dearborn, MI
Dearborn's Automotive Hall of Fame honors and celebrates the legacy of those people who have shaped the innovations and history of the car industry throughout the world from its earliest days up to the present
Save to My List   Parks & Nature   Detroit, MI
The Belle Isle Conservatory, officially known as the Anna Scripps Whitcomb Conservatory, is a botanical garden and greenhouse in Detroit, Michigan. It is located on Belle Isle, a 982-acre island park located in
Save to My List   Amusements   Sterling Heights, MI
The magnificent indoor waterpark is the main feature of the Best Western Plus Sterling Inn Hotel, located in Sterling Heights, Michigan. Have a splashing good time as you frollick at the 25,000 square foot indoor
Save to My List   Fun Quirky Stuff   Frankenmuth, MI
Bronner's Christmas Wonderland is a retail store in the small Michigan town of Frankenmuth that is solely dedicated to selling Christmas-related items. In fact, it claims to be the World's Largest Christmas Store!
Save to My List   Amusements   Sandusky, OH
Sandusky, Ohio's Cedar Point Amusement Park has quite a pedigree. Built in 1870 this is the second oldest amusement park in the United States and currently attracts more visitors than any other. It has won Amusement
Save to My List   Farms & Orchards   Ann Arbor, MI
Cobblestone Farm is a historic farm museum located in Ann Arbor, Michigan. This beautiful land has been used as a farm since the early 1800s, and features a cobblestone farmhouse that was built by Dr. Benajah
Save to My List   Adventures & Sports   Detroit, MI
Comerica Park is home to the Detroit Tigers Major League Baseball Team and is an exceptional ballpark that rolls a theme park, ballpark and a baseball museum into one phenomenal destination. Other parks fail in
Save to My List   Museums & Science   Bloomfield Hills, MI
Cranbrook Art museum is a historic museum and one of the oldest art museums in the United States. This museum is a part of Cranbrook educational community that was founded by George and Ellen Booth. The art museum
Save to My List   Landmarks & History   Bloomfield Hills, MI
Cranbrook house is a national historic landmark, built in 1908, the house is filled with fine art, furniture, tapestries and history. It is the oldest surviving manor house, it was owned by George and Ellen Booth
Save to My List   Museums & Science   Bloomfield Hills, MI
There is something for everyone at the Cranbrook Institute of Science located in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan. Visitors of all ages will enjoy the hands on interaction as they explore the 11 permanent exhibits on
Save to My List   Museums & Science   Detroit, MI
The Detroit Historical Museum is the only museum that focuses on the history of the Detroit Area. At the museum, you can enjoy several permanent signature exhibits as well as several rotating exhibits which will
Save to My List   Museums & Science   Detroit, MI
The palatial Detroit Institute of Arts Museum is a gorgeous architectural masterpiece that houses one of the largest collection of Art in the United States. The Art museum is a true gem just waiting to be discovered
Save to My List   Museums & Science   Southfield, MI
Fuel your child's imagination with unlimited hands on free play at Detroit Kid City. The name says it all. Detroit Kid City is a child sized version of a city where children can use pretend play to role play in
Save to My List   Fun Quirky Stuff   Detroit, MI
The Detroit People Mover is a 2.9-mile automated people mover system that transports people around downtown Detroit, Michigan. This unique form of transportation consists of driverless cars that glide along a
Save to My List   Parks & Nature   Detroit, MI
The Detroit RiverWalk, also known as the Detroit International Riverfront, is one of the most popular attractions in downtown Detroit. This beautiful riverfront area stretches for over 5 miles from the Ambassador
Save to My List   Zoos & Aquariums   Royal Oak, MI
In the heart of Royal Oak, Michigan you will discover the menagerie of the Detroit Zoo. Visitors will enjoy visiting hundreds of animals, as they enjoy a leisurely self guided tour through the various animal exhibits
Save to My List   Tours   Detroit, MI
Diamond Jack's River Tours is a company that provides sightseeing tours in the Detroit area. Climb aboard the Diamond Jack and you'll be treated to a 2-hour cruise down the Detroit River that forms part of the
Save to My List   Parks & Nature   Rochester Hills, MI
The story behind the Dinosaur Hill Nature Preserve is one of connected thinking and teamwork in the community over a number of decades. Once simply a tract of unused land residents realized the potential of the
Save to My List   Museums & Science   Ann Arbor, MI
Exhibit museum of natural history is owned by University of Michigan, it offers many exhibits and educational programs. The exhibit museum features a planetarium, displays of dinosaurs in Michigan, wildlife in
Save to My List   Farms & Orchards   Monroe, MI
Farmer Charley's Kackleberry Farm is a seasonal outdoor farm attraction located in Monroe, Michigan, approximately 40 minutes from Detroit by car. Each fall, this working farm features a variety of family-friendly
Save to My List   Museums & Science   Flint, MI
Flint Children's museum provides education and fun learning experience by using many interactive exhibits. Flint Children's Museum in Flint, Michigan, was envisioned by educator Mary Newman in 1979. The museum
Save to My List   Tours   Detroit, MI
A tour at Ford Field provides an opportunity that NFL fans won't want to miss out on. At the home of the Detroit Lions they can head behind the scenes to see where the players prepare themselves for game day and
Save to My List   Farms & Orchards   Bloomfield Hills, MI
Franklin Cider Mill was built in 1837, and they sell many products made of fresh fruits, such as apples. The place has a family friendly atmosphere, the hot selling products include, hot donuts, freshly baked
Save to My List   Amusements   Ann Arbor, MI
Gallup Canoe Livery is located on the beautiful Huron river, in Ann Arbor, Michigan. The award winning Gallup park includes walking trails, playgrounds, picnic areas, picnic pavilions, and Gallup park coffee shop
Save to My List   Parks & Nature   Ann Arbor, MI
Gallup Park is a 69-acre public park that is one of the most popular recreation areas in the city of Ann Arbor, Michigan. It is located alongside the beautiful Huron River that eventually empties into Lake Erie
Save to My List   Adventures & Sports   Detroit, MI
No other bowling alley in the entire United States has had the longevity that Detroit's Garden Bowl enjoys to this day. Garden Bowl is the oldest continuously operating bowling alley in the country. They happily
Save to My List   Museums & Science   Hickory Corners, MI
The Gilmore Car Museum is an automobile museum located in Hickory Corners, Michigan, which is located approximately 2 hours away from Detroit by car. Since 1966, the museum has displayed one of the largest collection
Save to My List   Museums & Science   Grand Rapids, MI
Grand Rapids Children's museum is an interactive museum that offers hands-on learning experience for children and families. Children can learn and enjoy at the same time in the museum, the museum features many
Save to My List   Museums & Science   Dearborn, MI
A walk through Greenfield Village at Henry Ford allows you to see important buildings from American History and to learn about inventions, industrial advances, farming, literary figures and more. Each building
Save to My List   Museums & Science   Ann Arbor, MI
The Kelsey Museum of Archaeology can be found in the heart of the University of Michigan campus in Ann Arbor, Michigan. The museum's collection includes over 100,000 different objects and artefacts from a variety
Save to My List   Parks & Nature   Harbor Springs, MI
Leslie Science & Nature Center is a non profit organization located in Ann Arbor, Michigan, right beside the Leslie Park. It was donated by Dr Leslie & his wife to the county before they passed away in
Save to My List   Museums & Science   Farmington Hills, MI
Marvin's Marvelous Mechanical Museum is a one-of-a-kind attraction in Farmington Hills, Michigan, which is located approximately 20 miles away from Detroit. It features the fascinating collection of vintage coin-operated
Save to My List   Parks & Nature   Ann Arbor, MI
Matthaei Botanical Gardens and Nichols Arboretum is owned and operated by University of Michigan, and it was designed by O.C. Simonds in 1907. The arboretum and Botanical gardens were designed to preserve nature
Save to My List   Museums & Science   Detroit, MI
The Michigan Science Center is an interactive, hands on science and technology based museum located in Detroit, Michigan. This Science Museum has so much to offer as families can explore the 8,700 square foot
Save to My List   Museums & Science   Detroit, MI
Since 2006, the Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit (MOCAD) has provided the city of Detroit with a wide variety of contemporary art exhibitions from around the world. It is located within a fascinating historic
Save to My List   Parks & Nature   Rochester Hills, MI
Located in northeast Oakland County, Michigan, the Paint Creek Trail was the first rail-to-trail in this state. Dating back to the end of the 19th century, the rail was used to transports farm products and remained
Save to My List   Landmarks & History   Detroit, MI
Philip A. Hart Plaza is a 14-acre plaza in the heart of downtown Detroit that is located alongside the Detroit River. It is named after Philip A. Hart, an influential U.S. Senator from Michigan who died in 1976
Save to My List   Playgrounds & Pools   Madison Heights, MI
Red Oaks Waterpark is one of two public waterparks run by the parks department of Oakland County, Michigan. Located in Madison Heights, approximately 15 miles north of downtown Detroit, this exciting family attraction
Save to My List   Beaches & Lakes   Put-In-Bay, OH
South Bass Island is a small Island located in Ottawa County, Ohio. There is a small village in the island that is a popular tourist attraction, especially during the summer. Transportation to the island is provided
Save to My List   Fun Quirky Stuff   Detroit, MI
By the mid-1980's the city of Detroit had fallen on hard times so local artist Tyree Guyton decided to do something to fight the tide of poverty in his local neighborhood. With the help of his inspiring grandfather
Save to My List   Museums & Science   Dearborn, MI
Visitors will stand in amazement during their visit to the Henry Ford Museum located in Dearborn, Michigan. The museum stands as an exemplification of the true visionary, Henry Ford and is filled with an unparalleled
Save to My List   Museums & Science   Dearborn, MI
The trip to Henry Ford is a compilation of The Henry Ford Museum, Greenfield Village, and the Rouge Factory Tour. Prepare to be enthralled with the unparalleled collection of Americana and American history that
Save to My List   Museums & Science   Dearborn, MI
The Rouge Factory is one of the most world famous automobile factories in existence. Henry Ford was a great visionary who thought that there could be an industrial complex where all facets of the manufacturing
Save to My List   Museums & Science   Toledo, OH
The Toledo Museum of Art is exactly what it sounds like - an art museum located in Toledo, Ohio. It features an impressive collection of over 30,000 pieces of art, including paintings, glass pieces, medieval art
Save to My List   Zoos & Aquariums   Toledo, OH
Dedicated to protecting and conserving the animals in their care while educating the public on the proper treatment of animals the Toledo Zoo is one of the area's finest attractions. This along with the fact that
Save to My List   Farms & Orchards   Oxford Charter Township, MI
Take the kids for a fun day out that will also teach them a number of interesting things about life on a farm. The Uplands Hills Farm is an educational farm for children in southeastern Michigan. This is a place
Save to My List   Farms & Orchards   Washington, MI
Westview Orchards & Adventure Farm is a family owned business located in Washington, Michigan. It is located north of Detroit, Michigan, and is easily accessible by the Interstate I-75 and M-53. The farm has
Save to My List   Landmarks & History   Rochester Hills, MI
Yates Cider Mill is a historic landmark in Rochester Mills, Michigan, that has produced apple cider since 1876. It is located approximately 30 miles north of downtown Detroit alongside the beautiful Clinton River
Save to My List   Amusements   Canton, MI
Zap Zone is a small chain of indoor entertainment venues in southeast Michigan, primarily in the Detroit area. Each location features a variety of family-friendly attractions such as laser tag, go-karts, bumper
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