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Ann Arbor
Backpack-strapped students permeate the streets of Ann Arbor, home to The University Of Michigan. But there's more to the city than academia. A popular destination for families, Ann Arbor boasts child-friendly museums with exciting hands-on exhibits and art museums with prestigious collections. Couples and single travelers enjoy the eclectic shops, ethnic restaurants and hip night clubs, while book lovers are wowed by the more than 30 independent bookstores. From mysteries and crime to holistic healing and yoga, each store has a unique personality and area of expertise. Most of the major attractions are located in the same area, making it easy to hop from one to the next and enjoy all this vibrant city has to offer. more Backpack-strapped students permeate the streets of Ann Arbor, home to The University Of Michigan. But there's more to the city than academia. A popular destination for families, Ann Arbor boasts child-friendly museums with exciting hands-on exhibits and art museums with prestigious collections. Couples and single travelers enjoy the eclectic shops, ethnic restaurants and hip night clubs, while book lovers are wowed by the more than 30 independent bookstores. From mysteries and crime to holistic healing and yoga, each store has a unique personality and area of expertise. Most of the major attractions are located in the same area, making it easy to hop from one to the next and enjoy all this vibrant city has to offer. less

All things to do » Things to do

University of Michigan
University of Michigan
The University's beautiful campus includes many fine museums and facilities for its enrollment of 36,000.
Attraction type: Educational Sites
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Michigan Stadium
Michigan Stadium
Attraction type: Arenas/ Stadiums/ Fields
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Michigan Theater
Michigan Theater
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Matthaei Botanical Gardens & Nichols Arboretum
Matthaei Botanical Gardens & Nichols Arboretum
A 300-acre garden with a variety of outdoor displays and nature trails for exploring.
Attraction type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Gardens
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Law Quadrangle
Law Quadrangle
Attraction type: Educational Sites
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All places to eat » Places to eat

Pacific Rim By Kana
Pacific Rim By Kana
Ranked #1 of 510 Restaurants in Ann Arbor
Price: $31 - $50
Cuisines: Korean
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
The Chop House
The Chop House
Ranked #2 of 510 Restaurants in Ann Arbor
Price: $60 - $80
Cuisines: Steakhouse
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Logan
Logan
Ranked #3 of 510 Restaurants in Ann Arbor
Price: $25 - $50
Dining options: Reservations
West End Grill
West End Grill
Ranked #4 of 510 Restaurants in Ann Arbor
Cuisines: American
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
Bill's Beer Garden
Bill's Beer Garden
Ranked #5 of 510 Restaurants in Ann Arbor
Price: $4 - $11
Cuisines: American
Good for: Bar scene, Outdoor seating

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Ann Arbor
2.0 of 5
Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Ann Arbor
$70 - $97
Ranked #7 of 31 Hotels in Ann Arbor
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Red Roof Inn PLUS+ Ann Arbor University North
2.0 of 5
Red Roof Inn PLUS+ Ann Arbor University North
$65 - $153
Ranked #8 of 31 Hotels in Ann Arbor
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

Avalyn Garden Bed and Breakfast
Avalyn Garden Bed and Breakfast
$120 - $155
Ranked #1 of 12 Ann Arbor B&B and Inns
Hilton Garden Inn Ann Arbor
3.0 of 5
Hilton Garden Inn Ann Arbor
$138 - $330
Ranked #1 of 31 Hotels in Ann Arbor
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Ann Arbor Bed & Breakfast
Ann Arbor Bed & Breakfast
$139 - $249
Ranked #2 of 12 Ann Arbor B&B and Inns

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