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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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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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Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum
Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum
Everyone gets creative in this interactive science and technology museum, featuring engaging exhibits in subjects like psychology, the media and health.
Attraction type: Children's Museums
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All places to eat » Places to eat

Pacific Rim By Kana
Pacific Rim By Kana
Ranked #1 of 506 restaurants in Ann Arbor
Price: $31 - $50
Cuisines: Korean
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
The Lunch Room
The Lunch Room
Ranked #2 of 506 restaurants in Ann Arbor
Cuisines: Vegan
The Chop House
The Chop House
Ranked #3 of 506 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 #4 of 506 restaurants in Ann Arbor
Price: $25 - $50
Dining options: Reservations
Zingerman's Delicatessen
Zingerman's Delicatessen
Ranked #5 of 506 restaurants in Ann Arbor
Price: $1 - $20
Cuisines: American, Bakery, Delicatessen, Sandwiches
Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert

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 - $111
Ranked #5 of 30 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 - $144
Ranked #6 of 30 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
Ann Arbor Bed & Breakfast
Ann Arbor Bed & Breakfast
$139 - $249
Ranked #2 of 12 Ann Arbor B&B and Inns
The Burnt Toast Inn
The Burnt Toast Inn
$100 - $185
Ranked #3 of 12 Ann Arbor B&B and Inns

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