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Sightseeing and landmarks in Ann Arbor

Art museums

Art Museum
“UMMA is free to check out, always has an interesting exhibits. Plan on at least an hour to walk through. UMMA is on campus, easy walking distance to restaurants and shopping.”
  • 37 locals recommend

History museums

History Museum
“Nice place to visit, it’s not an overwhelming museum, you can spend an hour- to three hours, depending on your interest. Donation accepted, no charge for entry”
  • 9 locals recommend
History Museum
“University of Michigan's Archaeology museum had a complete renovation in the last few years. It is a pretty special place in a historic building”
  • 5 locals recommend

Historic sites

Miscellaneous Shop
“A block long indoor stretch of cafes, knick-knack shops and clothing stores, Nickel's Arcade beats any mall by a long shot! ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Miscellaneous Shop

Libraries

Library
“Excellent restaurant with vegetarian and vegan selections. A local favorite because their food is just so darn good. The atmosphere is warm, with a nice bar, and take out is an easy option, too.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Library
“If you need a place to rest during your walk around downtown this library is AMAZING! Awesome kids programs, adult programs, and comfy seats to rest & read in.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Library
“🚶‍♀️🚴🚙The Reading Room at the Law School is a must-see on your campus tour! It’s truly beautiful. The open hours are 8 am to 12 am daily. Enjoy and 🤫 ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Library
“Open 24/7 to students, to 12 with the public. Connected to Michigan Graduate Library via third floor. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Library
“Right across the street from the GR Museum! Presidential museum and burial site of Gerald Ford, the 38th President of the United States, and his wife Betty Ford. Nice tour of history if you have a couple hours. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Library
“A great branch of the Library! Nice, quiet reading room. Decent book and video selection.”
  • 1 local recommends
Library
“The library is a beautiful building, but our favorite date night activity is to sit on the green (The Diag) and have a picnic! Great people watching--everything from frisbee, cute dogs, students studying in hammocks, Acro yoga practice, and even some slackliners! ”
  • 2 locals recommend
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