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Visit John Ball Zoo's Red Pandas & More

For more than 125 years, John Ball Zoo has given Grand Rapids locals and visitors of all ages the experience to learn more about animals from around the world. The zoo is home to over 2,000 animals…

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Fun Places to Go Bowling

Heading to the bowling center (or alley, as it's often called) is a great activity to enjoy with family and friends both young and old. Throw in some good food, drink, friendly competition and of…

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Grand Rapids Art, Galleries & Sculptures

Grand Rapids Art, Galleries & Sculptures Grand Rapids is home to one of the nation's most influential colleges of art & design - so it's no wonder many local galleries specialize in West Michigan…

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Shopping Malls and More in Grand Rapids

There’s nothing better than grabbing a coffee and walking around the mall. Whether it’s to window shop or splurge, the malls in and around Grand Rapids are some of my favorites to snack in, watch…

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Downtown Walking Tour

This ten-block downtown walking tour covers less than three-quarters of a mile - but it takes you all the way from Berlin to Vietnam! Start at the Grand Rapids Public Museum to experience history made…

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Education Experiences

If your family is homeschooling or love taking educational vacations, you may want to take advantage of the many learning opportunities in and around Grand Rapids to supplement their education. A…

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Things to Do Inside

If the weather isn’t to your liking or you just want to play inside, Grand Rapids offers a wide range of fun indoor activities for all ages, in all seasons. Exploration Delve into history, culture and…

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Top Things to Do

There are so many things to see and do in Grand Rapids. Start planning your vacation with our list of top attractions and activities you won't want to miss while you're here. Need more to help you…

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FAQ About UICA

New location at 17 Pearl St. NW in downtown Grand Rapids. Michigan’s largest multidisciplinary contemporary arts center presents innovative art, events and educational programs that represent our…

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