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Ride The Rapid to the Grand Rapids Art Museum


Get on board The Rapid to connect to fun destinations throughout Grand Rapids and the suburbs! We partnered with FOX 17 to bring you budget-friendly deals you can ride the bus to get to.

This Thrifty Thursday take a walk on the artsy side! We’re featuring The Grand Rapids Art Museum as a must-visit destination.

Located in the heart of downtown Grand Rapids on the edge of Rosa Parks Circle, GRAM is the perfect art destination for all ages. Aside from being one of the city’s most iconic architectural landmarks, GRAM also houses a rotation of visiting exhibits. Collections displayed within the museum range from Renaissance to Modern Art, as well as 19th and 20th century European and American art. There’s something for everyone at GRAM.

Current exhibitions on view include Women, Art and Social Change: The Newcomb Pottery Enterprise, GRAM Selects ArtPrize Seven: Encore, Maurice Sendak and Modern Design at GRAM: 20th Century Furniture.

Thrifty Thursday Deals

General admission to GRAM is free all-day (10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.) Tuesday and 5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. on Thursdays.

Watch the FOX 17 Thrifty Thursday segment.

Plan your trip to the Grand Rapids Art Museum

Address: 101 Monroe Center Street Northwest, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Routes to ride: Silver Line, 6, 9, 11, 13, 19
Nearest stop location: Ottawa & Monroe Center (served by 6 & 13)

Written by The Rapid

The Rapid (Interurban Transit Partnership) is the authority that provides a variety of public transportation services for the Grand Rapids metro area and beyond. It is organized and operates under Michigan Public Act 196 of 1986.