Ohio Top 10 Attractions

6: Stan Hywet Hall and Gardens

Stan Hywet Hall and Gardens
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Known as a national treasure located in Akron, Ohio, Stan Hywet Hall and Gardens is a stunning country estate with beautiful grounds that surround it. One of the largest homes in the whole country, this is a wonderful place that is well worth a visit. The estate has a history that dates back to the early part of the 20th century and there is plenty to explore if you want to delve into its past. There are also various events that are held here each year in addition to the fascinating guided tours that you can take.

Address: 714 N Portage Path, Akron, OH 44303

7: Cincinnati Museum Center at Union Terminal

Cincinnati Museum Center at Union Terminal
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A truly iconic building and an important part of Ohio transport history the Union Terminal is now home to a host of fabulous attractions. In addition to admiring the unique architecture of this structure, which boasts a long and fascinating history, you can explore attractions such as the original control tower, the Duke Energy Children’s Museum, the Museum of Natural History and Science, the OMNIMAX Theater, and a host of travelling exhibitions. This is an attraction that is suited to all ages as there is something here for everyone to enjoy.

Address: 1301 Western Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45203

8: Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens

Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens
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Situated in Columbus, Ohio, the Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens is a place where you can enjoy a combination of natural beauty, fascinating exhibitions, and education. You will find hundreds of plant species to explore when you visit this attraction and you can even explore different climate zones such as the dessert and the rainforest. The conservatory is situated within ninety acres of botanical gardens that surround it, so there is plenty for visitors to enjoy and explore.

Address: 1777 E Broad St, Columbus, OH 43203

9: Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Gardens

Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Gardens

Nothing excites children more than seeing animals up close and getting to learn more about them. At the Cincinnati Zoo, they are surely going to have the time of their lives exploring the zoo's exhibits such as the Cat Canyon, the Night Hunters and Africa. Make sure to take them to the Spaulding Children's Zoo where they get to feed, touch and pet goats and some of the tamer animals.

Address: 3400 Vine St, Cincinnati, OH 45220

10: Toledo Museum of Art

Toledo Museum of Art

When you visit the hugely popular Toledo Museum of Art in Ohio you will find yourself with access to a collection of tens of thousands of objects. Dating back to 1901, this art museum is home to some wonderful and fascinating art exhibits and displays including glass art, European art and American art collections. There are a number of famous pieces of art housed here too including works by the likes of Rembrandt and Henry Moore. In addition, you can enjoy exploring the fabulous sculpture garden as well as the concert hall in the eastern wing of the building.

Address: 2445 Monroe St, Toledo, OH 43620

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