Grand Traverse Commons Historic Walking Tour

  • 3,054 Ratings

Get an inside look at this architectural wonder as you learn about the purpose and theory behind the structures. Follow your guide as they explain the significance behind all the crafted beauty.

Duration: 2 hours
Cancellation: No refunds for cancelled bookings.

What You Will Do

  • Wander through old hospital buildings full of classic beauty
  • Travel through the underground tunnel system on a tour that is off limits to the rest of the public
  • Head over to the renovation site to see the work in progress as this old building is transformed into a modern center
  • Learn from your guide about the history of mental health in this country and the role this particular building played in that story

What's Included

  • A guided tour of the building

Additional Information

  • These tours require guests to be physically capable to climb up and down steep stairs and walk through low-clearance areas. Significant walking will be required.

  • Once tickets are purchased they can not be canceled. But may be rescheduled up to a year from purchase date.

Customer Reviews

  • 3,054 Ratings

  • Larry

Joe was full of information and wonderfully animated, he kept us all captivated. I definitely would recommend this tour to friends and family. We took our 17 year old son and 19 year old daughter and they enjoyed it and found everything very interesting.

December 31, 2017

  • Charlene

Very informative!

December 19, 2017

  • Suzanne

Tour guide Joe explained the inspired approach to treating mental health problems, embraced by the founding doctor, reminding us of the dark ages which had preceded it, and the causes and effects of our decent back down from this enlightened advancement.

November 14, 2017
630 Cottageview Dr, Traverse City, MI 49684, USA