Highest-rated things to do in Michigan, according to Tripadvisor

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December 26, 2021
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Highest-rated things to do in Michigan, according to Tripadvisor

Whether you’ve lived in Michigan your whole life or are planning a trip there for the first time, there are plenty of things to do no matter your tastes. From historic landmarks and museums to stunning parks and hiking trails, Stacker compiled a list of the highest things to do in Michigan on Tripadvisor.

The list includes must-see sites, unusual activities off the beaten path, iconic buildings and museums, and plenty of places you’re likely to have heard of and still others that may be new to you. Whether you’re a seasoned local or looking for something fun to do during your visit, we’ve got you covered. Keep reading for the highest-rated things to do in Michigan.

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#30. Michigan History Center

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (221 reviews)
- Category: History Museums
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#29. Presque Isle Park

- Rating: 5 / 5 (942 reviews)
- Category: State Parks, Nature & Wildlife Areas
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#28. Cut River Bridge State Roadside Park

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (49 reviews)
- Category: State Parks
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#27. Silver Beach County Park

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (782 reviews)
- Category: Beaches, Parks
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#26. Front Street

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (916 reviews)
- Category: Points of Interest & Landmarks
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#25. Michigan State Capitol

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (339 reviews)
- Category: Government Buildings
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#24. Gerald R. Ford Museum

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1,091 reviews)
- Category: Speciality Museums
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#23. Kalamazoo Valley Museum

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (309 reviews)
- Category: Speciality Museums, Science Museums
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#22. Historic Gaslight District

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (374 reviews)
- Category: Neighborhoods
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#21. The Henry Ford

- Rating: 5 / 5 (4,501 reviews)
- Category: Speciality Museums
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#20. Kal Haven Trail

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (280 reviews)
- Category: Hiking Trails
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#19. Lake Michigan

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (32 reviews)
- Category: Bodies of Water
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#18. South Haven Lighthouses

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (674 reviews)
- Category: Lighthouses
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#17. Detroit RiverFront

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1,442 reviews)
- Category: Piers & Boardwalks
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#16. Potter Park Zoo

- Rating: 4 / 5 (422 reviews)
- Category: Zoos
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#15. Pere Marquette Park

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (467 reviews)
- Category: Beaches, Parks
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#14. Shepler's Mackinac Island Ferry

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (2,877 reviews)
- Category: Ferries
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#13. Matthaei Botanical Gardens

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (393 reviews)
- Category: Nature & Wildlife Areas, Gardens
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#12. Motown Museum

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (2,088 reviews)
- Category: Speciality Museums, Historic Sites
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#11. Saugatuck Dune Rides

- Rating: 5 / 5 (1,816 reviews)
- Category: Off-Road & ATV Trails
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#10. Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore

- Rating: 5 / 5 (2,081 reviews)
- Category: Bodies of Water, National Parks
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#9. Mount Bohemia

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (63 reviews)
- Category: Ski & Snowboard Areas
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#8. Holland State Park Beach

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1,348 reviews)
- Category: Beaches
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#7. Arch Rock

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (2,660 reviews)
- Category: Geologic Formations
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#6. University of Michigan

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (613 reviews)
- Category: Points of Interest & Landmarks
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#5. Michigan Stadium

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (755 reviews)
- Category: Arenas & Stadiums
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#4. Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park

- Rating: 5 / 5 (2,945 reviews)
- Category: Gardens
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#3. The Village at Grand Traverse Commons

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1,265 reviews)
- Category: Historic Sites, Shopping Malls
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#2. Upper Peninsula

- Rating: 5 / 5 (52 reviews)
- Category: Points of Interest & Landmarks, Geologic Formations
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#1. Detroit Institute of Arts

- Rating: 5 / 5 (2,928 reviews)
- Category: Art Museums
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