Area Code 810 - Information about Michigan

One of the largest cities in Michigan, Flint is situated on the south west shore of Lake Huron. The city is divided into five sections; the Saginaw River, Bloomfield, Hamtramck, New Village and Oakland County. It has two major rivers, the Saginaw and the Kalamazoo, which combine to form Lake Huron.


Its historical center, Flint Hill, is a popular destination for holiday makers and students from across the state. It is also home to the City Museum and the Brewster-Douglass Museum of Art. The city was named after the English river folk that occupied the area in the early 19th century.

There are many tourist attractions in the city of Flint including the Great Lakes Science Center and the Flint Art Museum. Apart from being a vital part of the urban ecosystem, these buildings also add to the beauty of the city.

Another popular sightseeing spot in the city is Lake Erie, a beautiful lakeside destination that draws thousands of visitors each year. These visitors enjoy the many picnic spots and fishing opportunities available there. Various water sports are available for visitors to enjoy. They can spend some quiet time at the beaches around the lake.

The Detroit Water Taxi brings visitors to the Downtown marina on the lake. This marina provides visitors with the opportunity to enjoy recreational activities such as boating, fishing, kayaking and sightseeing tours of the surrounding area.

Visitors can also enjoy the restaurants in the City Museum, which is located in the basement of the Michigan Historical Museum in Flint. The restaurants serve delicious fare that can be shared among friends. The nearby restaurants provide an exciting dining experience to those who visit the city.

In addition to the museums and the aquariums, visitors can also visit the Museum of Ice Cream, located at the Fisher Building in Flint. The ice cream is created using all natural ingredients and served in the best quality chocolate.

There are many other sightseeing opportunities in the city that one can visit when in Flint. The city is also famous for its Michigan Hockey and Michiana, the largest Michigan summer music festival. The events include live music, special concerts, and workshops.