Northville is a lively city, with a 150-year old history, that offers beautiful neighborhoods, a vibrant business district, first-rate schools and city services, historic buildings and settings, and plenty of parks and trails for relaxing, enjoying nature and staying active.

The city embraces its heritage with historic buildings in downtown Northville, neighborhoods that feature 19th Century homes, and unique historical sites.

Specialty shops, art galleries, theaters, restaurants and intriguing landmarks abound in the walkable downtown. Events ranging from outdoor markets to parades and concerts draw in thousands of visitors throughout the year. People gather for events and take a break at Town Square, which has free wifi, tables and chairs set up year-round, oversize games, and a stage. 

If you’re looking for green space, you’ll find it at the city’s numerous parks and trails – many with woods, ponds and rivers. Children and adults alike can explore and exercise in acres of green space – perfect for walking and running. City roads have plenty of bike lanes for leisure and serious bikers. A marked path guides bicyclists from Northville to nearby Maybury State Park and to the 30 miles of trails that line Hines Park. 

Experience the small-town charm of Northville – a popular destination for residents and visitors alike. 


  Shay and Adam Rizk, of Northville. Photo by Liz Cezat