Lake Michigan Tourist Attractions

Willis Tower Skydeck

Willis Tower is one of the most visited and most popular Lake Michigan tourist attractions being the tallest Skydeck in America. Willis Tower is located in Chicago Illinois and offers amazing 360 degree bird’s eye views of Lake Michigan.
Lake Michigan Tourist Attractions

However, the real big draw about the Willis Tower Skydeck is the “Ledge”, which is a glass balcony that makes you feel as if you are floating in midair offering priceless views of Chicago's skyline!


Saugatuck is no doubt one of the coolest places to go in Michigan for a fun day with family and friends so, it isn't surprising Saugatuck is one of the most popular Lake Michigan tourist attractions.
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Saugatuck is home to some of the best beaches in Western Michigan and amazing sand dunes where you can have a ton of fun climbing and sliding down the dunes, or enjoying fun rides aboard a buggy or a WWII duck boat with companies such as “Harbor Duck Adventures” or “Saugatuck Dune Ride”.

Harley-Davidson Museum

Harley-Davidson Museum is without a doubt, one of the most popular Lake Michigan tourist attractions to visit. Absolutely everyone(young or old) can have a fantastic time at this legendary museum learning about the history of Milwaukee's American icon.
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You’ll also see how Harley-Davidson bikes have evolved through the years through the many bikes on display, and learning about motor sport in general through the video exhibits. There are also interactive areas where you can try a hand at building a bike, and other cool stuff.

Wisconsin Maritime Museum

The Wisconsin Maritime Museum is located in Manitowoc Wisconsin and it’s another of the Lake Michigan tourist attractions to add to your itinerary.
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The Wisconsin Maritime Museum is truly one of the gem attractions in Wisconsin not only because you get to see interesting exhibits on model ships and learn how Great Lakes craftsmen built their ships. Another cool thing about visiting the Wisconsin Maritime Museum is that you get tour a real life submarine from the Second World War.

Nelis' Dutch Village

Nelis' Dutch Village is no doubt one of the most popular attractions in Holland MI and one of the most charming Lake Michigan tourist attractions. Nelis' Dutch Village is essentially a “Little Holland” that really gives you a true taste of a traditional Dutch village through live events and live demonstrations on cheese and shoe making techniques.
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Nelis' Dutch Village is truly as touristy as you can get along Lake Michigan so, if you enjoy the whole tourist atmosphere and souvenir shopping you’ll more than love spending time there with the family!

Millennium Park

Millennium Park is located in Chicago IL and it is easily one of the best Lake Michigan tourist attractions you can visit. Millennium Park is undoubtedly a stunning architectural wonder featuring the famous bean-shaped structure (Cloud Gate), as well as spectacular pavilions, gorgeous gardens and a cool fountain area with two video towers that spit out water.
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At Millennium Park, you’ll also find a cool snake-shaped bridge (BP Footbridge) that connects to Daley Bicentennial Plaza which is home to an ice rink.

Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore

Lake Michigan tourist attractions aren’t more renowned for their natural beauty than the beautiful Sleeping Bear Dunes Lakeshore. If you thought the sand dunes at Saugatuck were great you’ll sure be blown away by the huge sand dunes at Sleeping Bear, which offer breathtaking views of Lake Michigan’s crystal clear waters.
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It’s not surprising Sleeping Bear Dunes Lakeshore is one of the most popular summer vacation spots in Michigan for a relaxing vacation since you almost feel as if you’re by the seaside!

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