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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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
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
This National Historical Park preserves the remains of the earthworks of the Hopewell culture that lived in this area 2000 years ago. Take a self guided tour of the mounds, view some of the finely crafted artifacts in the museum and view the video, "Legacy of the Mound Builders"Chillicothe, OH Parks
Mentor Skateland has been providing Fun for all ages for 106 years! Fun for the whole family! Request your favorite Top 40 songs with our DJ at an open skate. Our sound system and flashing lights will keep you rolling along! Or, enjoy skating to organ music at our adult skates!Mentor on the Lake, OH Family Fun
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
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 Pennsylvania House Museum is a 24-room former stagecoach inn, built in the early 1800's along the Historic National Road. The museum has an extensive display of antique furnishings, antique dolls and one of the largest antique button collections in the U.S.Springfield, OH Museums