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Old Town is a must see for visitors

Some of my favorite stores are in Old Town. Katalyst Gallery is a must see for gifts and jewelry... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2015
Lansing, Michigan
What a surprise!

I hadn't been back to Lansing in about 30 years and was so shocked to see an area that I remember... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2015
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Reviewed 1 September 2015

Some of my favorite stores are in Old Town. Katalyst Gallery is a must see for gifts and jewelry. Chierie International Market boasts African wares. Lamb's Gate Antiques has clothing and items from the 40's and 50's and the MICA Art Gallery features interesting shows...More

Thank rinarisper
Reviewed 23 August 2015

I hadn't been back to Lansing in about 30 years and was so shocked to see an area that I remember as very run-down and unsafe is now a delightful, little funky, fun area! Cute shops, good restaurants, interesting and filled with vitality. Definately worth...More

Thank Sandantics
Reviewed 13 August 2015

Old Town Lansing is one of my favorite places to visit in Greater Lansing. I love the artistic urban vibe. There are cool shops and good places to eat. If you feel like just enjoying nature, go down and sit by the Grand River and...More

Thank Michelle S
Reviewed 30 July 2015

I live here, and have for 15 years. There are unique shops, galleries and nice places to eat. There are frequent festivals on the weekends. It is a great place to explore, beautiful old buildings right on the river.

Thank Lisa J
Reviewed 6 June 2015

I justice this part of Lansing. It has a number of interesting, even quirky things to see. There are some wonderful shops here that really need more traffic to survive, nothing else like them around. You can find anything from very nice handbags, exotic soaps,...More

1  Thank Elizabeth H
Reviewed 5 June 2015

I like to como to old town, to eat, there is very good restaurants, nice stores, very fun p;ace to go! The old building give a special touch! Must go place in lansing

1  Thank Aldmar F
Reviewed 6 May 2015

There is a variety of artsy, antique and boutique shops ideally for just exploring and finding large and small trinkets and treasures. Good fun afternoon for a couple or a group of friends. And of course some fun places to dine. Our favorite is the...More

2  Thank Mark C
Reviewed 12 March 2015

This is a great part of Lansing to walk around and see. Some bars, cafes and restaurants, and a lot of eclectic shops. The buildings, architecture, and overall atmosphere need to be experienced if in the area! The only think I think would make Old...More

1  Thank Matt S
Reviewed 9 January 2015

Several restaurants in this area are amazing, I especially like Meat for BBQ. This is a nice place to walk around, visit shops or take pictures, overall a nice place to spend a lazy afternoon.

1  Thank MiTraveler2014
Reviewed 3 December 2014 via mobile

I loved this area to shop. It was super. People in the stores r very quaint. I thought i was somwhere else other than Lansing. After been gone for 32 yrs i just found a new hm aeay to shop. Its fantastic.

2  Thank 0110susancelsor
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Response from Cindy K | Reviewed this property |
If you're looking for an address head to the heart of Old Town: Old Town Commercial Association 1232 Turner St. Lansing, MI 48906 Ther is also an I Love Old Town website.