Discover the top things to do in Duluth near our downtown location

Whether you’re staying at Radisson Hotel Duluth-Harborview for business meetings, an event, or vacation, it’s easy to find things to do nearby. Treat the kids to a day of adventure at Great Lakes Aquarium or Lake Superior Railroad Museum, both a couple of blocks away. For more family fun, head to Bayfront Festival Park, Lake Superior Marine Museum in Canal Park, or Hawk Ridge Bird Observatory. We’re also close to bowling, mini golf, and arcade games at spots such as Incline Station Bowling Center and Adventure Zone. Don’t miss the chance to see Lake Superior on a Vista Fleet dinner cruise, and be sure to explore the Lincoln Park Craft District during your stay.

If you’re in town for a performance, you won’t have to walk far to reach Duluth Entertainment Convention Center. The DECC and many other locations are connected to the hotel via the Skywalk system, a 3.5-mile climate-controlled pedestrian walkway.

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The Depot St. Louis County Heritage & Arts Center

0.07 mi / 0.11 km from the hotel
Housed in the historic Duluth Union Depot, the St. Louis County Heritage & Arts Center is home to the Duluth Art Institute, the Minnesota Ballet, and the fascinating Lake Superior Railroad Museum.

The Duluth Experience

0.69 mi / 1.11 km from the hotel
Take an active part in seeing the Duluth area by booking an excursion with this tour group. Options include brewery tours, city tours, and kayak and mountain biking adventures.

Bayfront Festival Park

0.27 mi / 0.43 km from the hotel
Located on the shores of Lake Superior, this public park hosts concerts and festivals from June through September and ice skating and holiday lights every winter.

Duluth Entertainment Convention Center and AMSOIL Arena

0.31 mi / 0.5 km from the hotel
The DECC and AMSOIL Arena host conferences, musical concerts, dance performances, and UMD Bulldog hockey games.

Great Lakes Aquarium

0.33 mi / 0.53 km from the hotel
Featuring an enthralling array of wildlife, this aquarium is one of the few in the United States that focuses on freshwater fish.

Hawk Ridge Bird Observatory

6.22 mi / 10.01 km from the hotel
See bald eagles, boreal owls, and a variety of other bird species at Hawk Ridge. The sanctuary is open year-round, with live bird demonstrations in September and October.