Visit the South Bend area for football games and museums

Enjoy the excitement of bustling South Bend and Notre Dame without the hassle of traffic congestion when you stay at the Country Inn & Suites in Mishawaka. Our location on the outskirts of South Bend keeps you well within reach of Fighting Irish football games at Notre Dame Stadium, interactive health and science exhibits at HealthWorks! Kids' Museum, exotic animals at Potawatomi Zoo and other fun things to do. You can also delve into area history at The History Museum or get up close to antique cars at the National Studebaker Museum.
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Sky Zone

0.62 mi / 1 km from the hotel
If you're traveling with kids, let them burn off some energy at this expansive indoor trampoline park.

Bethel College

2.96 mi / 4.76 km from the hotel
Take a tour of this evangelical Christian liberal arts college, and then catch a Pilots game or a musical performance at the chapel.

HealthWorks! Kids' Museum

4.74 mi / 7.63 km from the hotel
Learning about science is fun at this museum, which features exhibits designed to educate kids about the human body, healthy eating and much more.

Mishawaka Riverwalk

3.97 mi / 6.38 km from the hotel
Bike or jog at this beautiful trail that runs alongside the St. Joseph River.

Potawatomi Zoo

3.97 mi / 6.38 km from the hotel
See if you can find your favorite animals among the more than 400 that call this zoo their home. The oldest zoo in Northern Indiana, Potawatomi offers a fascinating array of creatures, from monkeys and zebras to emus and bearded dragons.

Studebaker National Museum

5.19 mi / 8.35 km from the hotel
If you enjoy seeing antique automobiles, you won't want to miss a stop at this South Bend museum that covers the history of the area's car industry. Take time to admire the more than 120 vehicles from the 1860s to the 1960s on display at the museum.