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Ann Arbor Tourism & Sightseeing

Ann Arbor Tourism and Sightseeing
The Ann Arbor area is ideal for a vacation destination. Ann Arbor itself, offers the urban sophistication of a big city, with a mix of world class restaurants, bars, boutiques, art galleries, theaters, and museums. It is a cultural epicenter, fueled by the presence of the University of Michigan, and the nationally recognized annual Ann Arbor Art Fair, which brings in people from all over the country to display, sell and purchase art. Just outside of the city, less than 30 minutes away, you can experience the peace and relaxation the more rural areas by taking a fishing trip to the Spring Valley Trout Farm in Dexter, going on a tour of the Chelsea Teddy Bear Factory and the Jiffy Mix Headquarters in Chelsea, or making a stop through the Michigan Firehouse Museum, located near the historic Depot Town in Ypsilanti. There are also large scale seasonal events such as the Saline Celtic Festival or the Manchester River Folk Festival that remain a huge draw for visitors of all ages. Ann Arbor ranks very high in quality accommodations, walkability, safety, friendliness, and fun. It has scored high as a great destination for all ages, with great entertainment options for families with children.

Top Things To Do In Ann Arbor

The Purple Rose Theatre Company
Cruise Nights
Depot Town Farmers Market
Downtown Farmers Market
Bike Night

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Top Ann Arbor Events

Ann Arbor Annual Arts and Crafts Show - Crafting with Grace

Dawn Farm 41st Anniversary Jamboree

Elvis Costello at Michigan Theater

Mike Birbiglia - Thank God For Jokes at Michigan Theater

Ann Arbor Mystery Dinner Theater - Murder in the Caribbean


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Top Places to Stay in Ann Arbor

Stay at the best rated hotels in Ann Arbor. To ensure accuracy, our hotel guest scores come only from actual customers! That way, you can count on accurate reviews from real guests! These places to stay in Ann Arbor, MI scored the best by our customers. View the hotel to see the pros and cons as reported by our customers. With over 24,000 reviews of hotel rooms in Michigan alone, you can't go wrong!

Ann Arbor Marriott Ypsilanti at Eagle Crest
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From $139 / night.

Ann Arbor Regent Hotel & Suites
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From $117 / night.

Courtyard By Marriott Ann Arbor
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From $139 / night.

Hilton Garden Inn Ann Arbor
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From $179 / night.

TownePlace Suites by Marriott Ann Arbor
Guest Score:
From $169 / night.

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Inexpensive Places to Stay in Ann Arbor

Trying to save money? If you are looking for cheap rates for hotels, the following rooms in Ann Arbor are at least 30 percent less than the average room rate of $95.

Lamp Post Inn
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From $59 / night.

Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Ann Arbor
Guest Score:
From $90 / night.

Red Roof Inn Ann Arbor - University of Michigan South
Guest Score:
From $70 / night.

Red Roof PLUS+ Ann Arbor - U of Michigan North
Guest Score:
From $70 / night.

Sleep Inn & Suites
Guest Score:
From $70 / night.

Best Time to Visit Ann Arbor

The best time to visit Ann Arbor, Michigan is in the summer and fall. Summer temperatures are mild with averages in the upper 60's and highs in the upper 70's. Nights are cool with lows in the upper 50's. Fall temperatures are cold with averages in the mid 40's and highs in the mid 50's. Fall nights are cold with lows in the upper 30's.

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Monthly Temperatures in Ann Arbor

Month Low Avg High
January 16.6 23.4 30.1
February 18.9 26.4 33.9
March 27.0 36.1 45.2
April 37.3 47.7 58.0
May 48.3 59.4 70.5
June 57.6 68.4 79.2
July 62.1 72.6 83.0
August 60.7 70.7 80.7
September 53.2 63.4 73.5
October 42.1 51.6 61.1
November 32.4 39.6 46.8
December 22.3 28.5 34.7

Ann Arbor Weather

More Information

Find more information about Ann Arbor by visiting the local visitor bureau (Ann Arbor Area Convention & Visitors Bureau) or request a visitor guide to be mailed to you!

Ann Arbor Visitor Bureau

Ann Arbor Area Convention & Visitors Bureau

Ann Arbor Area Convention & Visitors Bureau

Free Ann Arbor Visitor Guide

Ann Arbor Visitors Guide

Ann Arbor Visitors Guide

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