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The Toledo Zoo Aviary

featuring Joe McBride's "Midnight in Madrid"
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Founded in 1900, when its only exhibit was a single woodchuck, Ohio’s Toledo Zoo has come a long way to become a nationally recognized institution. Now home to over 9,000 animals from over 800 species, the Toledo Zoo not only … Continue reading


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Detroit Institute of Arts (American Landscapes)

featuring Mendelssohn's "Piano Trio #2 in C Minor"
D.I.A. American Landscapes Gallery

No visit to Detroit is complete without a trip to the Detroit Institute of Arts, a 658,000-square-foot museum with one of the top collections of artwork in the United States. Founded in 1885, the museum is home to a diverse … Continue reading


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Isaac Ludwig Mill, Ohio

featuring Doc Powell's "Together We Can"
Isaac Ludwig Mill, Ohio

From 1868 to 1970, the historic Isaac Ludwig Mill at the Maumee River and Erie Canal near Toledo, Ohio, was an operational saw and grist mill, powered exclusively by water turbines (although a backup steam engine added in 1900 provided … Continue reading


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