kayak moving through the water at sterling state park

Michigan's Cornerstone


The City of Monroe is one of the most historic cities in Michigan. The River Raisin Battlefield, site of the War of 1812, was the largest conflict ever fought on Michigan soil.

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Over 300 species of birds are said to make their layover along the shores of Lake Erie. From boats to bikes, campfires & trails, we've got an "Authentic" vacation loaded with adventure waiting for you. The River Raisin Jazz Festival takes place the second weekend in August each summer, attracting over 40,000 music lovers per year. Enjoy our downtown with dining, shopping and entertainment venues.

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