No vacation through the region would be considered complete without stopping off at Gerald R. Ford Museum.
To see it for yourself, you'll have to step away from the beaten track and take a trip to Grand Rapids, which can be found 60 miles from the state capital, Lansing.
You don't have to go far to discover a hotel close to Gerald R. Ford Museum. There are at least 8 within 2 miles. Try the JW Marriott Hotel Grand Rapids, the Courtyard by Marriott Downtown Grand Rapids and the Amway Grand Plaza, Curio Collection by Hilton. They are a short 0.2 miles, 0.3 miles and 0.3 miles away, respectively.
Some travelers will be glad to discover that the general area offers a handful of budget hotels. The Quality Inn Grand Rapids North and the Days Inn and Suites Grand Rapids/Grandville are ones to keep in mind.
Grand Rapids Public Museum is a decent spot not far from Gerald R. Ford Museum. Visitors in need of a quick pick-me-up stop here for coffee and yummy treats. Once your stomach starts rumbling, treat yourself to a dinner at another spot in the area, Pearl Street Grill. If you're not ready to go to bed, wander to Six.One.Six.
The rail stop closest to Gerald R. Ford Museum is Grand Rapids Station, and you'll be happy to know it's within walking distance.