Nine Great Selfie Locations in Downtown Ann Arbor

Looking for that perfect place to snap a selfie in Ann Arbor? Here is a list of some of the more iconic backgrounds ideal to show all your friends all the fun you’re having in AA. 

The Cube! Photo courtesy of the Ann Arbor CVB.

The Cube! Photo courtesy of the Ann Arbor CVB.

The Cube
Although seemingly massive and immovable, the Cube actually rotates on its axis, given a gentle push. The Cube measures 15 feet wide by 15 feet tall.
Location: Regents’ Plaza, U-M Campus Corner of Maynard and Jefferson

Singing in the Rain mural. Photo courtesy of the Ann Arbor CVB.

Singing in the Rain mural. Photo courtesy of the Ann Arbor CVB.

Singing in the Rain Mural
Painted by local artist, David Zinn, the lamp post is part of the streetscape, not within the mural. Hang from the post with Gene Kelly for the perfect picture!
Location: West side of S. Fifth Ave., facing Liberty St.

The sign outside of the Michigan Theater. Photo courtesy of the Ann Arbor CVB.

The sign outside of the Michigan Theater. Photo courtesy of the Ann Arbor CVB.

Michigan Theater
The beautifully restored historic theater, once a vaudeville & silent-movie hub now hosts diverse films & cultural events.
Location: Liberty St., just west of State St.

Find the Fairy Doors around Ann Arbor. Photo courtesy of the Ann Arbor CVB.

Find the Fairy Doors around Ann Arbor. Photo courtesy of the Ann Arbor CVB.

Fairy Doors
Sprinkled throughout the downtown area, these little creations are doorways to the imagination!
Locations: The Michigan Theater, The Ark, Peaceable Kingdom, Sweetwaters (W. Washington)

The University of Michgian Law Quad. Photo courtesy of the Ann Arbor CVB.

The University of Michgian Law Quad. Photo courtesy of the Ann Arbor CVB.

University of Michigan Law Quad
With striking Gothic-style buildings, The Law Quad is one of the most awe-inspiring locations on campus — second only to The Big House.
Location: Entrance to the Law Quad via the arch is located off South University

The famous "Big House". Photo courtesy of the Ann Arbor CVB.

The famous “Big House”. Photo courtesy of the Ann Arbor CVB.

Michigan Stadium “The Big House”
Snap a selfie outside these iconic gates or climb to the top of the parking structure at Main and William for a great skyline shot!
Location: Gate 4, the corner of Main and Stadium

The front of Zingerman’s Delicatessen. Photo courtesy of the Ann Arbor CVB.

The front of Zingerman’s Delicatessen. Photo courtesy of the Ann Arbor CVB.

Zingerman’s Delicatessen
This Ann Arbor institution was described by Mario Batali as his “temple of deliciousness.” The Deli is regarded as one of the best in the country.
Location: Corner of Detroit and Kingsley Streets in historic Kerrytown.

Exploring Nickels Arcade. Photo courtesy of the Ann Arbor CVB.

Exploring Nickels Arcade. Photo courtesy of the Ann Arbor CVB.

Nickels Arcade
Listed in the National Register of Historic Places, is one of the very few glass-ceiling urban shopping malls in the country. Grab a coffee, do some shopping, and enjoy a walk through history!
Location: Entrances located on State and Maynard, just north of William.

Kerrytown Bell Tower. Photo courtesy of the Ann Arbor CVB.

Kerrytown Bell Tower. Photo courtesy of the Ann Arbor CVB.

Kerrytown Market and Shops
Just a few blocks from the heart of downtown, Kerrytown Market & Shops stands out as the most unique collection of shops in the area. Saturdays, Kerrytown hosts the renowned Ann Arbor Farmers Market.
Location: Corner of Kingsley and Fifth Ave.

Check out VisitAnnArbor.org for more information or to begin planning your next visit to the Ann Arbor area. Share your photos with other Ann Arbor fans on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram using #VisitAnnArbor.

13 Michigan Instagrammers You Need to Check Out

It never ceases to amaze us the photographs our Pure Michigan Instagram fans share with us each and every day! Here are just a few of the Instagrammers we find photos from frequently. Whether you’re looking for a relaxing way to spend your mid-afternoon brain break or searching for some inspiration for your next summertime getaway, these 13 Michigan Instagrammers are worth checking out.

 Instagram user @shaleewanders. [Photo captured at Turnip Rock near Port Austin]

Turnip Rock near Port Austin - @shaleewanders

Instagram user @danfreiphoto. [Photo captured at Harbor Beach]

Habor Beach - @dandreiphoto

Instagram user @tony.bennett. [Photo captured at South Beach Pier in South Haven]

South Beach Pier in South Haven - @tony.bennett

Instagram user @hayden__scott. [Photo captured in the city of Detroit]

Detroit - @hayden__scott

Instagram user @jasonmciver. [Photo captured on Lake Michigan at St. Joseph]

St. Joseph, Mich. along Lake Michigan - @jasonmciver

Instagram user @wanderingz. [Photo captured in Oscoda]

Oscoda - @wanderingz

Instagram user @picturedthisbymarilyn. [Photo captured in Holland]

Holland - @picturethisbymarilyn

Instagram user @northernwayoflife. [Photo Captured on Lake Michigan beach in Glen Arbor]

Glen Arbor - Lake Michigan - @northernwayoflife

Instagram user @outdoorimaging_by_brad_terry. [Photo captured at Grand Haven Pier]

Grand Haven Pier - @outdoorimagin_by_brad_terry

Instagram user @neilweaverphoto. [Photo captured in Grand Marais]

Rock collecting Grand Marais - U.P. - @neilweaverphoto

Instagram user @Chickinthemitt. [Photo captured at Grand Island East Channel on Lake Superior]

Grand Island East Channel Light on the coast of Lake Superior - @Chickinthemitt

Instagram user @johnhillphotos. [Photo captured in Manistee National Forest]

Manistee National Forest - @johnhillphotos

Instagram user @9milecurve. [Photo captured on Mackinac Island]

Mackinac Island - @9milecurve

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