A guided tour of the Motown Museum offers a glimpse into the humble beginnings of the success story, including Gordy’s upper flat, where the dining table served as the label’s shipping department.
In 1989, Julie and David Sprenger rescued this 45-room Victorian mansion and restored it as the Laurium Manor Inn, where guests sleep in the Hoatson family bedrooms and breakfast in the dining room with its elephant hide-covered walls.
Meijer Gardens ranks among the 100 most-visited museums in the world, with more than 700,000 annual visitors.
The state’s 3,200 miles of Great Lakes coastline yield a bounty of treasures besides agates, notably Petoskey stones. About 350 million years ago, when what is now Michigan was covered by sea water, the coral hexagonaria percarinata formed reefs that, eons later, were broken up by glaciers that moved across the land.
From hospital to hospitality – explore the remarkable transformation and renaissance of the Village at Grand Traverse Commons.
Today, with its pastel-colored hotels, shops, grand “cottages” and historic and scenic sites, Mackinac Island is still a gathering place, a special destination year-round, but especially from May through October.
Dawn Soltysiak welcomes visitors to her khnemu studio most any time, but there’s no guarantee she’ll be at her…
Join Experience Michigan magazine as we trace Ernest Hemingway’s northern Michigan influences.
Many of Michigan’s theaters and opera houses survived and been restored by dedicated individuals and groups with an appreciation for their value as historic and architectural gems.