The Manchester Tour De Barn Quilts

This self-guided bike or driving tour is on paved and dirt rural roads. The tour will take you along bucolic byways to look at barn quilts, which are large, colorful quilt blocks on the sides of barns. Read More

The Manchester Tour de Birds

Take the Manchester Tour de Birds (and other sites) using this handy guide. This self-guided tour will take you to some spectacular natural areas around Manchester, Michigan, that have something to offer both the novice and seasoned birder. Read More

The Manchester Historical Walking Tour

Remnants of Manchester’s glory days are still discernible in its well-preserved streetscape and elegant private homes. The River Raisin (named after the wild grapes that grew along its banks), twisting and turning through town, spawned three dams that powered mills and factories. Read More

The Big 400

Manchester is a part of the Gateway Communities Initiative, also known as “The Big 400”. This program promotes eco-tourism while drawing visitors in to the downtowns of our local communities. Please visit our website.