No visit to Michigan's Capital City is complete without a tour of the magnificent Capitol building, located just minutes from our hotel. Lovingly restored to its Victorian grandeur, it must be seen to be truly appreciated. Explore the Capitol on your own or take a guided tour to learn more about the building's architecture and history.
The Eli and Edith Broad Art Museum, designed by renowned architect Zaha Hadid, has attracted international attention since it opened in November of 2012. Located on the campus of Michigan State University, only 10 miles from our hotel, the museum has already drawn in over 75,000 visitors. Fans of contemporary art and architecture should make The Broad a part of their visit to Lansing.
Looking for something new to see or do while visiting Lansing? Or, do you just need help finding your way around? Our staff is trained as Certified Tourism Ambassadors via the Greater Lansing Convention and Visitors Bureau. Simply let us know your interests and we will help plan the perfect itinerary! We are dedicated to creating a relaxing and fun experience for each of our guests.
Be sure to catch a game of Lansing Lugnuts baseball during your stay! The Lugnuts make their home at the beautiful Cooley Law School Stadium, which seats 11,000, hosts 18 suites and features multiple private picnic areas. Located in downtown Lansing, just minutes from our hotel, the stadium puts you near the Lansing City Market and other sights. It is fun, affordable entertainment for all ages!
Don't go home without visiting the Eli and Edith Broad Art Museum, seeing a show at the Wharton Center for the Performing Arts, or exploring the unique galleries, shops and eateries in Old Town. The Crowne Plaza Lansing West's convenient location places you within minutes of these, and many more, must-see attractions.
Capitol Ave and Michigan Ave, Lansing, MI 48933
Step back to the Victorian era with a visit to Michigan's award-winning Capitol building, featuring over nine acres of hand-painted surfaces. Tours of public areas and House and Senate galleries are available every half hour. Downtown Lansing also offers a variety of fun activities including: River Town Adventures (kayak, canoe, & paddleboard rentals), Impression 5 Science Center, Michigan Historical Museum, R.E. Olds Transportation Museum, JoyRide Pedal Tours, and Adado Riverfront Park.
220 Trowbridge Rd, East Lansing, MI 48824
Michigan State University campus is located just 10 minutes from Crowne Plaza Lansing West and offers so much to explore: Spartan Stadium, Breslin Center, MSU Dairy Store (fresh ice cream, cheeses, etc.), Horticulture Gardens, Abrams Planetarium, MSU Museum (Michigan's first Smithsonian Institute affiliate), Eli & Edythe Broad Art Museum, Wharton Center for Performing Arts, MSU Pavilion for Agriculture & Livestock Education, and much more.
505 E Michigan Ave, Lansing, MI 48912
Cooley Law School Stadium is home to the Lansing Lugnuts minor league baseball (Midwest League) and Lansing Ignite FC professional soccer (USL League One). Catch a game during your visit, enjoy the ballpark's plentiful food & beverage concessions, or grab tickets to one of the various concerts and special events hosted at the stadium throughout the year!