Ohio has long been known as a family travel destination. With its world-renowned theme parks, acclaimed zoos, interactive children’s museums and scores of unique educational stops, Ohio offers families enough activities for a lifetime of vacations.
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Great Seal State Park is located in Ross County near Chillicothe, about an hour drive south of Columbus, or north of Portsmouth. The picture-perfect landscape of rolling hills and trees was the model for the historic Great Seal of the State of Ohio and is a modern-day dream for hikers.
The Pump House and Water Works was built in 1882 as the water source to fight fires for the historic city of Chillicothe. It is located in beautiful Yoctangee Park near the heart of the historic district.
The Pump House Center for the Arts is an art gallery and gift shop now, but by the 1
Magic Waters Theatre is a unique rustic outdoor amphitheatre offering approximately four plays per summer including comedies, religious dramas, simple musicals, children's theatre and murder mystries. 2008 will be the production company's 26Bainbridge, OH Dinner Theatres
If you're in the mood for hickory smoked barbeque then this is the place for you! The Old Canal Smokehouse is located in historic downtown Chillicothe and has everything from great ribs, chicken, prime rib and salmon to sandwiches, burgers, appetizers and desserts.Chillicothe, OH Other Attractions
Camping at Clendening Lake is available April - October. The marina campground accommodates up to 100 campers with showers, electric hookups, and modern restrooms available. The marina also operates efficiences and full hook up RV sites (up to 45 ft. RVs). (740) 658-3691., OH Camping
Whether you have kids or just want to bring out the kid in you, The Enchanted Moment Doll Shoppe is a place "where special friends come to life." Dolls of many vintages and varieties from leading companies and designers are on display in the shoppe. Over 400 beautiful faces from the mid-1800'Tiffin, OH Museums