Lansing to Saginaw Region of Michigan

Enjoy Summertime in Michigan Life's Region 5 Lansing and Saginaw Area

Michigan Life's Region 5 Lansing and Saginaw Area including Clinton County, Genesee County, Gratiot County, Ingham County, Livingston County, Saginaw County, and Shiawassee County.

Summertime in Region 5 Lansing and Saginaw Area

Region 5 Lansing and Saginaw Area

From Lansing to Saginaw - Michigan Life's Region 5 is full of exciting attractions and our State Capitol is in this region. Lansing is of course the Michigan State Capitol with a beautiful historic building that in itself is a tourist attraction and a must see for you and your family. As you travel towards Saginaw there are many must see's including the Children's Zoo at Celebration Square and the Mid-Michigan Children's Museum help make this region a favorite destination for the family vacation.

What to See and Do in Region 5 Lansing to Saginaw Area

Children's Zoo at Celebration Square

Phone Number: 
(989) 759-1408

The Children’s Zoo features a variety of animals ranging from small insects to our large Clydesdale Horses. We are currently home to over 150 animals (and that’s not including the thousands of insects!) year round.

Address: 
Children's Zoo at Celebration Square
1730 S Washington Ave
Saginaw, MI 48601

Abrams Planetarium

Phone Number: 
(517) 355-4676

Public planetarium shows, featuring the Digistar II projector, are scheduled for Fridays and Saturdays at 8:00 P.M., and Sundays at 4:00 P.M. There are also special shows designed for families on Sundays at 2:30 P.M. Call the program information number (517) 355-4672, for exact show times and other information concerning the public shows.

Address: 
Abrams Planetarium
755 Science Rd.
Michigan State University
East Lansing, MI 48824

Abrams Planetarium

Phone Number: 
(517) 355-4676

Rediscover the wonders of the universe at Abrams Planetarium. The sky theatre features fantastic star shows produced by a computer graphics star projector. The planetarium also serves as an astronomy and space science education resource center.

Address: 
Abrams Planetarium
755 Science Rd.
Michigan State University
East Lansing, MI 48824

Beaumont Tower

Phone Number: 
(517) 432-4066

Beaumont Tower is usually open to visitors during University Carillonneur Ray McLellan's weekly performances, which take place from noon to 12:30 p.m. on the day of student lessons.

Address: 
Beaumont Tower
West Circle Dr. near the MSU Museum
East Lansing, MI 48824

Cooley Gardens

Phone Number: 
(517) 483-4277

Cooley Gardens belongs to the City of Lansing and is located just south of Lansing's central business district at Capitol Ave and Main St. Cooley Gardens is an eclectic garden, typical of formal estate gardens in the early part of the 20th century. It is composed of garden rooms enclosed by shrubbery, each with a different theme of planting.

Address: 
Cooley Gardens
213 W. Main
Lansing, MI 48833

Woldumar Nature Center

Phone Number: 
(517) 322-0030

Each year, Woldumar Nature Center - a private, non-profit environmental education organization - attracts some 40,000 visitors from across mid-Michigan.

Address: 
Woldumar Nature Center
5739 Old Lansing Rd.
Lansing, MI 48917

Crossroads Village & the Huckleberry Railroad

Crossroads Village & the Huckleberry Railroad is an authentic Great Lakes town from the turn of the last century, with over 34 historic structures and a thriving community to welcome you. Ride the Huckleberry Railroad, catch a show at the Colwell Opera House or learn a trade from one of our craftspeople.

Address: 
Crossroads Village
6140 Bray Road
Flint, MI 48505