The City of Niles is a thriving community of eclectic shops, diverse restaurants, and engaged citizens. Niles boasts over 15 public parks throughout town to entertain young and old alike. Check out our downtown merchants and visit our participating social district locations to grab an adult beverage while you shop! Visit the St. Joseph river at Riverfront Park and see the waterway that shaped our community. Stop by our historic Chapin Mansion for a trip tot he past, or our Fort St. Joseph Museum to see the artifacts that made Niles the town it is today. Take a trip down the nearly 17-mile Indiana-Michigan River Valley Trail and traverse four different universities, 16 different parks, and historic destinations galore. Each of these attractions provides the perfect mix of old school charm and new wave excitement. Niles strives to keep historic preservation in the forefront of our decision making; we remember the past as we keep moving forward. This careful planning provides small town living at its finest and ensure that citizens and visitor alike continue to thrive in our corner of Southwest Michigan. Visit City of Niles today for miles of smiles. Niles: Where history and nature lives.