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Walk to sites from Amway Grand Plaza?

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Walk to sites from Amway Grand Plaza?

I'll be attending a conference at the Amway Grand Plaza Hotel in May, and was wondering if either the historic district ( with Frank Lloyd Wright house) or the sculpture will be within walking distance?

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1. Re: Walk to sites from Amway Grand Plaza?

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Check out Heritage Hills and Eastown.

Not from GR but know there is some nice homes in these areas and they are near downtown.

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2. Re: Walk to sites from Amway Grand Plaza?

Downtown is very walkable. You'll definitely be able to walk to Calder's sculpture. Walking to the Meyer May house might be considered quite a hike, but it is doable. Keep in mind it is very up hill on your way there. Supposedly there is a mobile app now with a walking tour of Grand Rapids (mlive.com/news/grand-rapids/index.ssf/2013/0…) There is also a site called GRWalks that offers walking tours of Grand Rapids.

I remember when I was about 10 years old, my grandma and I took a historical tour of downtown. The neatest thing I learned was the worlds narrowest staircase was right downtown. It was right on the Monroe Mall down by Jimmy John's. It has since been covered over.

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