1). Experience Bavaria

Drive down scenic Main Street to see authentic Bavarian architecture adorning the buildings throughout Frankenmuth. Cross the Holz Brücke (Covered Bridge) on foot to see a beautiful view of the water.

2). Sample the Local Cuisine

You've heard about the world-famous chicken, but did you know there's so many other options? Frankenmuth is home to restaurants ranging from Mexican to Italian, and even more!


3). Fore!

Tucked away just off Main Street, The Fortress Golf Course, one of the top 10 courses in Michigan, awaits you with oversized greens and challenging bunkers.

4). Shop 'Til You Drop

If shopping is your favorite sport, you're in the right place. From a gigantic cheese utopia and cuckoo clocks, to made-in-Michigan goods and craft beer, you'll find any gift you could ever need in Frankenmuth.


5). Feel the Magic

Bronner's CHRISTmas Wonderland is open 361 days a year, inviting guests to experience the spirit of the season all year round. Drive down Christmas Lane after sundown and marvel at over 50,000 lights and decorations.

6). Get Educated

Learn about local history and the city's German roots at the Frankenmuth Historical Museum, or tour the Michigan Heroes Museum. Don't forget to call ahead to Frankenmuth Woolen Mill to ask for a free tour!


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Frankenmuth CVB

The Frankenmuth Convention & Visitors Bureau is a destination marketing organization, promoting tourism to Michigan's Little Bavaria.