Destination Grand Rapids

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Restaurant, museums, great views, and more awaits you in Beer City. Whenever you get a chance, go out and wander. Listed below are just some of the hots spots of Grand Rapids.

Beer and Brewery Tours

Sip on of some of the best cold brews in town during one (or a few) of the many beer and brewery tours in Grand Rapids. Get a taste of why this city was named Best Beer Town and Best Beer Scene by the readers of USA Today.

Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park

This museum acquires a unique collection of art both indoors and outdoors. The Acclaimed Orchid Wall, Pitchers Plants, and Cabin Creek are some of the exhibits that you don’t want to miss.

Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum

Discover the life and times of Gerald R. Ford. Everything you need to know about his childhood, presidency, and life after the Oval Office are all on display at this great tribute to the 38th president of the U.S.

Grand Rapids Art Museum

Located in the heart of downtown Grand Rapids, the GRAM has an exquisite collection of art that aims to inspire those who come to visit. Some of the current and future exhibits are From Wilderness to Resource: A Story in Pictures and Anila Quayyum Ahga: Intersections.

Grand Rapids Public Museum

Do you want to ride a carousel, encounter mythical creatures, or learn about the habitats of West Michigan? You can do all of that and more at Michigan’s oldest  museum.

Grand Rapids Running Tours

The tour will include a nice workout for the day and a chance to explore the city with locals and tourists. During your run, tour ambassadors will enlighten you by telling interesting facts about Grand Rapids. This activity isn’t just for runners- walkers, joggers, and riders are more than welcome to join.

John Ball Zoo

Check out some of the zoo’s coolest exhibits such as the Crawford Tigers of the Realm, the Idema Forest Realm, and the Van Andel Living Shores Aquarium Realm.

Rosa Parks Circle

This park, named after the Civil Rights Movement icon, is a popular, lively area for the people of Grand Rapids. It’s often filled with fun energy and good times. With restaurants near by it’s a great place to have lunch, meet with colleagues, or just to relax and take in the great views of the city.