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One of only about 396 drive-ins left in the United States! The Skyview Drive-In was built in 1948 by the late Carlos Crum. Walt Effinger, an employee of 30 years, purchased the drive-in in April of 1994 from Mr. Crum. Walt continues to maintain the high standards customers have...
The Ridges, formerly called the Athens Lunatic Asylum, was a mental hospital operated in Athens, Ohio from 1874 until 1993. During its operation, the hospital provided services to a variety of patients including Civil War veterans, children, and violent criminals suffering from various...
Hours: Park - All daylight hours year round. Museum and Gift Shop - Memorial Day Weekend through October 31st on Saturday and Sunday between 12:00 - 4:00 pm. Buckeye Furnace is a reconstructed charcoal-fired blast furnace, one of many that once operated in southeastern Ohios Hanging...
Campus Martius Museum houses three floors of historical exhibits focusing on the Northwest Territory and its first settlement, Marietta. Visitors can also tour the Rufus Putnam House and the Ohio Company Land Office. Use the links at right to browse through what Campus Martius has...
The mission of the Roscoe Village Foundation is the preservation, restoration and interpretation of Roscoe's heritage during the Ohio Canal Period. Offering living History Tours, Hands-On activities, Festivals and events, Canal boat rides, shopping, dining, The Gardens of Roscoe,...
HOURS: May - Oct: 12:00 - 5:00 P.M. Daily, Nov - Dec.: 1:00 - 4:30 P.M. Wed. - Sun, Jan - Apr: 1:00 - 4:30 P.M. Tue. - Sun, Closed: New Years, Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas. Adults: $4.00, Students: $3.00, Family(2 adults with children 6-18): $11.00, The...
From about 1830 to 1900, the Hanging Rock Iron Region produced the majority of iron within the United States. The iron region is about eight miles wide. It extends through the east part of Scioto (county), and the west part of Lawrence(county), and enters Jackson county on the north,...
The Council promotes and educates visitors on the significant environmental, labor, and African-American history of the coal-mining boomtowns located within the Wayne National Forest region. The towns share their common heritage and cultural arts by sponsoring several festivals,...
Restored birthplace of First Lady Lucy Webb Hayes, Wife of the 19th U.S. President. Ohio's Rutherford B. Hayes. Open for Tours: April - September. Fridays and Saturdays from 1-4pm. Other times by appointment.
America's oldest continuously operating theater. Discover the heritage of this historic building that began as a Masonic Hall and continue to the current day theater. Many top name acts performed on this stage including Bob Hope, Laurel & Hardy, Sophie Tucker, and many more.
Start of Operation 1846. Olive Furnace has a unique arch. The furnace was built with a brick arch to support the boilers. A rear arch enabled the furnace to be charged, but this portion of the structure has fallen away. Evidence of the road leading to the furnace can be found in...
Apr 5 (Fri)
Cedar Falls Stroll

11:00 am. Stroll with the naturalist and explore Cedar Falls. You will discover the natural and cultural history of this area of the park. Meet at the Cedar Falls Shelter House.

Cost: Free

Contact: Hocking Hills State Park, Phone: 740-385-6841

Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife
Historical

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Apr 6 (Sat)
The Wonders of Old Man's Cave

11:00 am. Meet the Naturalist at the Naturalist Cabin for a short hike and discover some facts about the history of the area and the rock formations that are found through the park.

Cost: Free

Contact: Hocking Hills State Park, Phone: 740-385-6841

Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Historical

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Apr 20 (Sat)
Scalawags and Renegades

11:00 amThe Ohio Frontier was full of heroes and shady characters. Meet at the Shelter House at Rock House to hike and explore our local history.

Cost: Free

Contact: Hocking Hills State Park, Phone: 740-385-6841

Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife
Historical

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Apr 26 (Fri)
Whispering Cave Hike

1:00 pmMeet the naturalist at the trailhead located by the cabin area for a moderately strenuously hike to the second largest recess cave in the park

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Whispering Cave, Phone: 740-385-6841

Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife
Historical

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Apr 28 (Sun)
Lakeside Hike

10:00 am Meet the Naturalist at the Rose Lake dam to walk around Rose Lake. While on our walk we will learn a little history, we will also explore the flora and fauna of the area.

Cost: free

Contact: Hocking Hills State Park, Phone: 740-385-6841

Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Historical

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Jun 7 (Fri)
thru
Sep 1 (Sun)
Tecumseh

8:00 - 10:45 pm. Monday-Saturday. Ticket Prices: Adult - $24.00, Military - $22.00, VIP - $43.00, Child - $14.00, Senior - $22.00, VIP Child - $25.00Captivating. Fascinating. Mesmerizing. Come witness the epic life story of the legendary Shawnee leader as he struggles to defend his sacred homelands in the Ohio country during the late 1700s. The huge, outdoor......

Cost: $14-$43.00 per person

Contact: Tecumseh, Phone: 866-775-0700

Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film
Wildlife
Historical
Ongoing Events

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Jun 7 (Fri)
thru
Sep 1 (Sun)
Tecumseh - Behind the Scenes Tour

3:45 pm, 4:30 pm and 5:15 pm. Tours are offered Monday-Saturday. Tickets are date specific, but food for any time on that date. First implemented in 1978, these tours are still highly acclaimed by our patrons. Enjoy an exciting backstage tour of the theatre complex as cast members serve as your tour guides. The stuntmen of Tecumseh give a dazzling display of......

Cost: $5.00 per person

Contact: Tecumseh, Phone: 866-775-0700

Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film
Wildlife
Historical
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Jun 7 (Fri)
thru
Sep 1 (Sun)
Tecumseh - Mountain Terrace Buffet

4:30 - 7:30 pm. Dine in our spacious, covered terrace, overlooking a vista of forests and mountains. the Terrace features a buffet dinner of wholesome American food. No one will walk away hungry. The menu includes Broaster Fried Chicken, baked ham, mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans, corn, salad bar, bakery rolls, dessert includes baked apple streusel and......

Cost: $8.25 - $15.95 per person

Contact: Tecumseh, Phone: 866-775-0700

Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film
Wildlife
Historical
Ongoing Events

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Jun 8 (Sat)
thru
Aug 30 (Fri)
Tecumseh - Living History Tour

3:00 pm Saturday only. As you travel through late 18th century Ohio you will gain a clearer and deeper appreciation of the world that lives and breathes in every character portrayed in Tecumseh as you meet and become witness to the lives of the Frontier settlers and Shawnee who shaped our history and created the land on which we now live. Devised, written and......

Cost: $5.00 per person

Contact: Tecumseh, Phone: 866-775-0700

Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film
Wildlife
Historical
Ongoing Events

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