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Insiders' Scoop

Cool Things to Do & See in Greater Akron

There are so many wonderful things to see and do in Greater Akron that we decided to tip you off on some of our favorites!



Akron Zoo
500 Edgewood Avenue
Akron, Ohio
330-375-2550

Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad
1630 West Mill Street
Peninsula, Ohio
800-468-4070
Train excursions thru the Cuyahoga Valley National Park.

Great Lakes Science Center
601 Erieside Ave.
Cleveland, Ohio
Discover 350 hands-on exhibits, 6 story Omnimax Theatre
216-694-2000

Hale Farm and Village
2686 Oak Hill Road
Bath, Ohio 44210
330-666-3711

Harry London Chocolate Factory
5353 Lauby Road
North Canton, Ohio
800-321-0444

Hower House
60 Fir Hill
The University of Akron
Akron, Ohio
330-972-6909

NASA Glenn Research Center
21000 Brookpark Road
Cleveland, OH 44135
216-433-4000

Pro Football Hall of Fame
2121 George Halas Drive NW
Canton, Ohio 44708
330-456-8207

Quaker Square
135 S. Broadway
Akron, Ohio
National Register of Historic Places
330-253-5970

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum
One Key Plaza
Cleveland, Ohio 44114
(East Ninth Street at Lake Erie)
216-781-ROCK

Stan Hywet Hall and Gardens
714 North Portage Path
Akron, Ohio
330-836-5533
Stan Hywet is one of the finest examples of Tudor Revival architecture in America.
The historic 65-room mansion sits on more than 70 acres of artfully landscaped gardens and grounds.

Goodtime III
825 E. 9th Street Pier
Cleveland, Ohio 44114
Cleveland's Largest Excursion ship offering daily tours.