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Popular places to visit in Downtown

Downtown Market
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Downtown Market

When you visit Downtown Market, a popular shopping spot in Grand Rapids, you can find the perfect gifts to bring home. Experience the acclaimed theatre scene or attend a sporting event in this family-friendly area.

Gerald R. Ford Museum
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Gerald R. Ford Museum

Take a holographic tour of Ford’s White House and see a piece of the Berlin Wall in this tribute to the 38th president in the town where he was raised.

Frederik Meijer Gardens and Sculpture Park
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Frederik Meijer Gardens and Sculpture Park

Let your kids run wild at the sand pits and tree house while you inspect the sculptures and floral displays in this park’s various gardens.

Grand Rapids Children's Museum
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Grand Rapids Children's Museum

You can spend an afternoon studying the exhibits at Grand Rapids Children's Museum in Grand Rapids. Experience the area's great live music and acclaimed theatre scene.

Grand Rapids Art Museum
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Grand Rapids Art Museum

The sleek design of the modernist building reflects the gorgeous contemporary artworks within. Learn how to make art fun in the workshops and camps.

John Ball Zoo
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John Ball Zoo

Visit the native and exotic animals who live at John Ball Zoo during your trip to Grand Rapids. Wander around the area's the university campus or experience its great live music.

Top things to do in Downtown

Crazy Dash Walking Adventure of Michigan
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Crazy Dash Walking Adventure of Michigan

£8
Per adult
3Quest Challenge Scavenger hunts of Michigan
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3Quest Challenge Scavenger hunts of Michigan

£8
Per adult
City Scavenger hunts by Operation City Quest of Michigan
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City Scavenger hunts by Operation City Quest of Michigan

£8
Per adult
Wacky Walks Adventure walking tours of Michigan
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Wacky Walks Adventure walking tours of Michigan

£8
Per adult
Survival Scavenger Hunt walking tours of Michigan
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Survival Scavenger Hunt walking tours of Michigan

£16
Per adult
Raise A Glass Wine Tours - Private Dinner Tour
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Raise A Glass Wine Tours - Private Dinner Tour

£117
Per adult

Top hotels in Downtown

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
Homewood Suites by Hilton Grand Rapids Downtown
Homewood Suites by Hilton Grand Rapids Downtown
3 out of 5
161 Ottawa Avenue N.W., Grand Rapids, MI
Free cancellation
The price is £114 per night from 28 Sep to 29 Sep

Located in Downtown, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Grand Rapids Art Museum and DeVos Performance Hall. Van Andel Arena and Public Museum of Grand Rapids ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (756 reviews)

"Great location, amazing views, super clean and updated!! Love this hotel"…"

Reviewed on 22 Sep 2020

Homewood Suites by Hilton Grand Rapids Downtown
Hyatt Place Grand Rapids Downtown
Hyatt Place Grand Rapids Downtown
3 out of 5
140 Ottawa Ave, Grand Rapids, MI
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £125 per night from 28 Sep to 29 Sep

Located in Downtown, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Grand Rapids Art Museum and DeVos Performance Hall. Van Andel Arena and Public Museum of Grand Rapids ...

4.4/5Wonderful! (114 reviews)

"I'm a bit of a tough reviewer, with over 2.5million airline miles under my belt. It takes a lot to get perfect score... Good location for downtown activities... Helpful staff, clean, bright and comfortable... Good parking though moderately expensive... Overall, a solid value for d'town GR."…"

Reviewed on 7 Sep 2020

Hyatt Place Grand Rapids Downtown
Amway Grand Plaza, Curio Collection by Hilton
Amway Grand Plaza, Curio Collection by Hilton
4 out of 5
187 Monroe Ave Nw, Grand Rapids, MI
The price is £137 per night from 1 Oct to 2 Oct

Located in Downtown, this spa hotel is within a 5-minute walk of DeVos Performance Hall and Public Museum of Grand Rapids. Van Andel Arena and Downtown Market ...

4.3/5Excellent! (982 reviews)

"Beautiful hotel, and great stay. Room was nice and clean and spacious."…"

Reviewed on 14 Sep 2020

Amway Grand Plaza, Curio Collection by Hilton
JW Marriott Hotel Grand Rapids
JW Marriott Hotel Grand Rapids
4 out of 5
235 Louis Campau Promenade Nw, Grand Rapids, MI
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £207 per night from 28 Sep to 29 Sep

Located in Downtown, this spa hotel is within a 5-minute walk of DeVos Performance Hall and Public Museum of Grand Rapids. Van Andel Arena and Downtown Market ...

4.6/5Exceptional! (736 reviews)

"The hotel is a beautiful property. The staff was as helpful as they could be since there is not a lot to do around the hotel at this time"…"

Reviewed on 18 Sep 2020

JW Marriott Hotel Grand Rapids
CityFlatsHotel Grand Rapids
CityFlatsHotel Grand Rapids
3 out of 5
83 Monroe Center St NW, Grand Rapids, MI
The price is £144 per night from 28 Sep to 29 Sep

Located in Downtown, this boutique hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Grand Rapids Civic Theatre and Van Andel Arena. DeVos Performance Hall and Public Museum ...

4.2/5Excellent! (622 reviews)

"Location is excellent for any downtown activities or events at the VanAndel, etc. Beds were very comfortable. Room was small, but comfortable."…"

Reviewed on 14 Mar 2020

CityFlatsHotel Grand Rapids
Courtyard by Marriott Downtown Grand Rapids
Courtyard by Marriott Downtown Grand Rapids
3 out of 5
11 Monroe Ave Nw, Grand Rapids, MI
The price is £122 per night from 2 Oct to 3 Oct

Located in Downtown, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Van Andel Arena, DeVos Performance Hall and Public Museum of Grand Rapids. Downtown Market is 0.8 ...

4.4/5Excellent! (700 reviews)

"Very clean right in the heart of the downtown area!!!"…"

Reviewed on 21 Sep 2020

Courtyard by Marriott Downtown Grand Rapids

Other areas in Grand Rapids

Medical Mile, Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States of America
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Medical Mile

You'll enjoy the churches and shopping in Medical Mile. You might want to make time for a stop at La Grande Vitesse or Heritage Hill Historic District.

Medical Mile
Grand Rapids Art Museum showing a city

Heartside

Heartside is known for its ample dining options, and you can make a stop by Van Andel Arena and Grand Rapids Children's Museum while in the area.

Heartside
John Ball Park, Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States of America
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John Ball Park

John Ball Park might not have many top sights, but Van Andel Arena and Public Museum of Grand Rapids are two attractions nearby that you can check out.

John Ball Park
Roosevelt Park, Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States of America
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Roosevelt Park

If you're looking for some top things to see and do in Roosevelt Park and surrounding area, you can visit Van Andel Arena and Downtown Market.

Roosevelt Park
Easttown, Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States of America
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Easttown

The restaurants and live music are just a few features travellers like about Easttown. If you want to do some sightseeing nearby, Downtown Market and Grand Rapids Children's Museum are a few top places to visit.

Easttown
Reeds Lake, Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States of America
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Reeds Lake

While Reeds Lake isn't home to many top sights, Van Andel Arena and Downtown Market are some notable places to visit nearby.

Reeds Lake


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