Find adventure in Grand Rapids

The birthplace of Judy Garland, Grand Rapids, MN is home to the world's largest collection of memorabilia dedicated to the famous actress and the film that cemented her fame—The Wizard of Oz. Less than a mile from the Country Inn & Suites, the Children's Discovery Museum is the perfect spot to let your kids burn off some energy with interactive, educational exhibits. If you prefer the outdoors, head to Chippewa National Forest for a hike or a bike ride, and then return to the hotel to soothe your tired muscles in our pool. Golfers also appreciate our convenient location near three beautiful courses.
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Children's Discovery Museum

0.05 mi / 0.08 km from the hotel
This interactive museum encourages kids to learn by doing as they craft in the art room, excavate at the Dino Dig, and control the replica of a dam at the River Water Table.

Chippewa National Forest

52.42 mi / 84.37 km from the hotel
With hiking, fishing, canoeing, camping, swimming and waterskiing, Chippewa National Forest offers abundant opportunities to enjoy Minnesota's natural beauty.

Eagle Ridge Golf Course

6.83 mi / 10.99 km from the hotel
This 18-hole course overlooking Trout Lake features wide fairways and picturesque greens.

Forest History Center

2.24 mi / 3.61 km from the hotel
Offering a hands-on experience, this historic Minnesota logging camp boasts a 1930s cabin, a fire tower, a bunkhouse and a floating cook shack.

Judy Garland Museum

0.07 mi / 0.11 km from the hotel
Located in the actress's childhood home, the museum features a collection of memorabilia dedicated to her and The Wizard of Oz. The museum also hosts the annual Wizard of Oz festival.

Historic Central School

2.03 mi / 3.27 km from the hotel
A piece of history from the 1890s, this old schoolhouse is now home to several local shops.