Getting Here

The Museum will close at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, July 11. 

We are located in the heart of downtown Grand Rapids, on the west bank of the Grand River.

Grand Rapids Public Museum
272 Pearl Street NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49504

 

Directions

From US 131, take exit 85B, Pearl Street. The museum is one block east at the corner of Pearl & Front Street.

From I-196, take exit 77C (Ottawa Ave/Downtown) proceed south to Pearl St. and turn right. The museum is located across the bridge on the left side.

 

Parking

Covered parking is available in a ramp located off Front St., just south of the Museum’s main entrance. $5 max fee. Handicap parking is available under the Museum’s overhang, with additional handicap parking in the ramp.
Additional parking is available through the City of Grand Rapids parking garages and lots.

KENT COUNTY RESIDENTS: Parking in the Museum’s ramp is now FREE with paid admission to the Museum. Bring your yellow parking ticket into the front desk and when you purchase your discounted admission, we will validate your parking. State issued ID required.