Duluth Attractions Including Canal Park near Hotel's Location
No matter when you visit, the Radisson Hotel Duluth Harborview makes a great home base for discovering the area's best attractions. Hit the slopes at Spirit Mountain, visit the otters at the Great Lakes Aquarium, take a memorable sunset cruise on Lake Superior or see the campus at University of Minnesota Duluth. The hotel's location near Canal Park is ideal for summer concerts, and the hotel is directly connected to the city's climate-controlled skywalk system for comfortable walks to the Duluth Entertainment Convention Center (DECC), even in winter. Sightseers shouldn't miss the Aerial Lift Bridge or the Lakewalk. If you want to make a fun day trip to the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul, just hop in the car for a 2.5-hour drive. Nearby attractions include:
- Duluth Entertainment Convention Center (DECC) (0.4 miles)
Connected to the Radisson by the city's skywalk system, the DECC hosts large conventions, musical concerts, dance performances and UMD Bulldog hockey games.
Phone: +1 (218) 722-5573
- Duluth-Superior Vista Fleet Cruises (0.5 miles)
For a relaxing day on the water, book a catered Vista Fleet cruise on Lake Superior and the Duluth-Superior Harbor. The company also offers spectacular sunset cruises.
Phone: +1 (218) 722-6218
- Great Lakes Aquarium (0.3 miles)
Bring the entire family to enjoy the hands-on exhibits at this well-loved attraction, the only all-freshwater aquarium in the country.
Phone: +1 (218) 740-3474
- Hawk Ridge Bird Observatory (4 miles)
This observatory is a great place to watch hawks, eagles and other migrating raptors. In September and October, you can also catch a live bird demonstration.
Phone: +1 (218) 428-6209
- Lake Superior Maritime Visitor Center (1 mile)
Learn more about the Duluth-Superior Harbor's shipping industry, then venture outside to Canal Park for some spectacular boat watching.
Phone: +1 (218) 720-5260
- Lake Superior Railroad Museum (2 blocks)
Visit the North Shore Scenic Railroad and the Lake Superior Railroad Museum, where you can see and ride the beautiful vintage trains.
Phone: +1 (218) 727-8025
- Lakewalk (0.5 miles)
Just a short walk from the Radisson Duluth Hotel's location, this Canal Park attraction is the perfect place for a stroll along the shores of Lake Superior. Make sure to check out local shops and restaurants on the way.
- Positive Energy Outdoors (15 miles)
This company offers outdoor family fun for every season, including dog sledding, snowshoeing, rock climbing, kayaking and more.
Phone: +1 (218) 391-0147
- University of Minnesota Duluth (3.5 miles)
Visit this top-ranked, midsize Midwestern university, which offers 77 undergraduate majors as well as graduate degrees in 22 areas.
Phone: +1 (218) 726-8000
- Exit I-35 at 5th Ave.
- Turn north; entrance is half a block north of Superior St.