Visitor Information

About Pontiac

Welcome to Pontiac. To learn more about our city, please read this introduction that also lists the top attractions.

Arts In Pontiac

Pontiac is proud to be a center for regional art and artists.


Pontiac is becoming a popular visitor destination for many reasons. We are home to 4 wonderful museums - all of them with donation-only admission


If you need Pontiac's Tourism brochures, you may download and print them from here.  Included on this page is a link to the brochure order form which you can submit online to have a literature packet sent to you.

Historical Overview

The history of our area can be divided into two major periods and several special areas of interest.

Livingston County Historical Society

The Historical Society began in 1924. Read the complete history of historical society.

Mobile Device Tours

Pontiac Tourism is proud to offer a cell phone based mobile tour.

Other Resources

To help you plan a trip to our great state, please visit any one of these helpful online resources.

Red Carpet Corridor

Pontiac is a proud partner in the Red Carpet Corridor. The corridor is a 90-mile linear museum that runs along historic Route 66 from Joliet to Towanda.

RV & Campsites

We welcome all campers. Discover locations of our local campgrounds and make Pontiac a stop on your travels.


Find various ways to arrive to Pontiac (car, train and air) and how to get around Pontiac once you arrive.

Upcoming Events & Festivals

Quickly glance at current events and festivals and enjoy some amazing fun in Pontiac.

Video Library

Peruse some photos and videos from our fine City.

Visitor Photo Gallery

View photos from past events.

What People Say About Pontiac

Read some quotes from people that visited Pontiac.