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Whether it's catching a major league baseball game and petting a live shark with the family, or reconnecting with a romantic weekend of art museums and theater, there's always more to explore, new adventures to be had and memories to be made at Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky attractions.

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Queen City is Haunted Tour

Downtown

Approximately 7.58 miles from your location
Queen City is Haunted Tour

Queen City is Haunted Tour

Downtown

Approximately 7.58 miles from your location

Discover stories of grisly murders, ghastly deaths and other disturbing tales buried deep within Cincinnati’s storied past. Linger in the halls of an archaic building... Read more

Discover stories of grisly murders, ghastly deaths and other disturbing tales buried deep within Cincinnati’s storied past. Linger in the halls of an archaic building teeming with paranormal activity and walk around the grounds where human remains have recently been unearthed. Our guides will enthrall you with the heinous... Read More

Brewing Heritage Trail Tours

Downtown

Approximately 7.64 miles from your location
Cincinnati Brewery Tours

Brewing Heritage Trail Tours

Downtown

Approximately 7.64 miles from your location

Cincinnati's Over-the-Rhine neighborhood is home to one of the largest collections of pre-Prohibition brewery architecture, in the middle of one of the largest historic... Read more

Cincinnati's Over-the-Rhine neighborhood is home to one of the largest collections of pre-Prohibition brewery architecture, in the middle of one of the largest historic districts in the country. Once completed, the Brewing Heritage Trail will invite the world to explore Cincinnati's brewing heritage through an unrivaled urban... Read More

Carew Tower Observation Deck

Downtown

Approximately 7.47 miles from your location
Carew Tower Observation Deck

Carew Tower Observation Deck

Downtown

Approximately 7.47 miles from your location

Completed in 1930, Carew Tower stands 49 stories tall in the heart of downtown Cincinnati. Visitors to the 49th floor Observation Deck can enjoy one of the city'... Read more

Completed in 1930, Carew Tower stands 49 stories tall in the heart of downtown Cincinnati. Visitors to the 49th floor Observation Deck can enjoy one of the city's most spectacular views plus pick up a Cincinnati souvenier in the gift shop.  Carew Tower is also home to 25 shops, restaurants, and other amenities including the... Read More

National Underground Railroad Freedom Center

Downtown

Approximately 7.31 miles from your location
Rosa Parks Experience at National Underground Railroad Freedom Center

National Underground Railroad Freedom Center

Downtown

Approximately 7.31 miles from your location

The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center stands as a monument to freedom bringing to life the importance - and relevance - of struggles for freedom around the... Read more

The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center stands as a monument to freedom bringing to life the importance - and relevance - of struggles for freedom around the world, throughout history and today. The structure, specificially situated for the location's historical significance, is made up of three buildings that... Read More

Cincy Brew Bus

Downtown

Approximately 7.41 miles from your location
Cincy Brew Bus

Cincy Brew Bus

Downtown

Approximately 7.41 miles from your location

Experience Cincinnati’s original and premier craft brewery, winery (Cincy Wine Wagon) and bourbon distilling tasting tours (Cincy Bourbon Bus). Greater Cincinnati has a... Read more

Experience Cincinnati’s original and premier craft brewery, winery (Cincy Wine Wagon) and bourbon distilling tasting tours (Cincy Bourbon Bus). Greater Cincinnati has a long and rich tradition of beer brewing, wine making and distilling and there is a renaissance they want you to be part of. Tours include a ride to four... Read More

Queen City Underground & Ultimate Underground Tours

Downtown

Approximately 7.58 miles from your location
Queen City Underground

Queen City Underground & Ultimate Underground Tours

Downtown

Approximately 7.58 miles from your location

Learn about Cincinnati’s hidden history on one of the Top Five Underground Tours in the U.S. (National Geographic, 2012). Enjoy a stroll through Over-the-Rhine, home to... Read more

Learn about Cincinnati’s hidden history on one of the Top Five Underground Tours in the U.S. (National Geographic, 2012). Enjoy a stroll through Over-the-Rhine, home to America’s largest set of historical landmarks. Visit buildings in the Gateway District that were home to over 130 saloons, bars and beer gardens, and theaters... Read More

Cincinnati Cyclones Hockey

Downtown

Approximately 6.98 miles from your location
Cincinnati Cyclones

Cincinnati Cyclones Hockey

Downtown

Approximately 6.98 miles from your location

The Cincinnati Cyclones are Cincinnati's Kelly Cup Championship winning hockey team and ECHL affiliate of the NHL's Buffalo Sabres. Cincinnati Cyclones hockey games are... Read more

The Cincinnati Cyclones are Cincinnati's Kelly Cup Championship winning hockey team and ECHL affiliate of the NHL's Buffalo Sabres. Cincinnati Cyclones hockey games are more than just a game! Non-stop action, affordable family entertainment, and intermission activities provide unmatched entertainment value on the banks of the... Read More

Another Part of the Forest

Downtown

Approximately 7.42 miles from your location

Another Part of the Forest

Downtown

Approximately 7.42 miles from your location

Another Part of the Forest is a used record, movie, comic, and book store located in Over-the-Rhine.

Another Part of the Forest is a used record, movie, comic, and book store located in Over-the-Rhine.

Catacoustic Consort

Downtown

Approximately 7.44 miles from your location

Catacoustic Consort

Downtown

Approximately 7.44 miles from your location

Catacoustic Consort seeks to build upon and strengthen the sense of cultural and artistic identity in Ohio. Catacoustic offers early music workshops and classes, and... Read more

Catacoustic Consort seeks to build upon and strengthen the sense of cultural and artistic identity in Ohio. Catacoustic offers early music workshops and classes, and sponsors an annual Early Music Scholarship used for instruments, training, or early music education. They present a variety of vocal and instrumental music from... Read More

Aronoff Center for the Arts

Downtown

Approximately 7.34 miles from your location
Aronoff Center for the Arts

Aronoff Center for the Arts

Downtown

Approximately 7.34 miles from your location

The Aronoff Center for the Arts is located in the heart of downtown Cincinnati. Designed by renowned architect Cesar Pelli, the state-of-the-art facility opened in October... Read more

The Aronoff Center for the Arts is located in the heart of downtown Cincinnati. Designed by renowned architect Cesar Pelli, the state-of-the-art facility opened in October 1995. The Center consists of three stunning performance spaces: Procter & Gamble Hall, Jarson-Kaplan Theater and Fifth Third Bank Theater. In addition,... Read More

Accent on Cincinnati

Downtown

Approximately 8.37 miles from your location

Accent on Cincinnati

Downtown

Approximately 8.37 miles from your location

Provides custom sightseeing tours for your group. Call for details.

Provides custom sightseeing tours for your group. Call for details.

Lytle Park

Downtown

Approximately 6.93 miles from your location
Lytle Park

Lytle Park

Downtown

Approximately 6.93 miles from your location

A park nestled in the middle of Downtown Cincinnati as an escape from the hustle and bustle of the city. PARTS OF THE PARK MAY BE CLOSED FOR CONSTRUCTION UNTIL LATE... Read more

A park nestled in the middle of Downtown Cincinnati as an escape from the hustle and bustle of the city. PARTS OF THE PARK MAY BE CLOSED FOR CONSTRUCTION UNTIL LATE 2018 Part of Cincinnati Parks

U.S. Bank Arena

Downtown

Approximately 6.94 miles from your location
US Bank Arena

U.S. Bank Arena

Downtown

Approximately 6.94 miles from your location

U.S. Bank Arena was first built in 1975, then called Riverfront Coliseum. Since then, it has been named The Crown, Firstar Center, and now U.S. Bank Arena. It is... Read more

U.S. Bank Arena was first built in 1975, then called Riverfront Coliseum. Since then, it has been named The Crown, Firstar Center, and now U.S. Bank Arena. It is Cincinnati's largest indoor arena. The arena was virtually rebuilt in 1997. On the outside, the facade was redesigned and the entrance was changed. On the inside,... Read More

We Have Become Vikings

Downtown

Approximately 7.52 miles from your location

We Have Become Vikings

Downtown

Approximately 7.52 miles from your location

Creative shop with a passion for printing and designing where you can find posters, hats, and t-shirts.

Creative shop with a passion for printing and designing where you can find posters, hats, and t-shirts.

Smale Riverfront Park

Downtown

Approximately 7.19 miles from your location
Smale Riverfront Park

Smale Riverfront Park

Downtown

Approximately 7.19 miles from your location

Located on 45-acres along Cincinnati's downtown riverfront, park features include splash grounds and water play areas, playground, picnic area, Carol Ann's Carousel,... Read more

Located on 45-acres along Cincinnati's downtown riverfront, park features include splash grounds and water play areas, playground, picnic area, Carol Ann's Carousel, Moerlein Lager House and more. See this map for all the features. Part of Cincinnati Parks

Cincinnati Parks

Downtown

Approximately 6.65 miles from your location
Smale Riverfront Park

Cincinnati Parks

Downtown

Approximately 6.65 miles from your location

Cincinnati Parks manages five regional parks, 70 neighborhood parks, 34 natural areas, five nature centers, an arboretum, a plant conservatory, nine scenic overlooks, 50... Read more

Cincinnati Parks manages five regional parks, 70 neighborhood parks, 34 natural areas, five nature centers, an arboretum, a plant conservatory, nine scenic overlooks, 50 miles of hiking and bridle trails and more. 

Booksellers on Fountain Square

Downtown

Approximately 7.46 miles from your location

Booksellers on Fountain Square

Downtown

Approximately 7.46 miles from your location

A locally owned and operated independent bookseller with a wide variety of books, magazines, newspapers, music, movies, greeting cards, gifts, and items from Rookwood... Read more

A locally owned and operated independent bookseller with a wide variety of books, magazines, newspapers, music, movies, greeting cards, gifts, and items from Rookwood Pottery. 

Couture Couture Boutique

Downtown

Approximately 7.42 miles from your location

Couture Couture Boutique

Downtown

Approximately 7.42 miles from your location

Contemporary women's clothing boutique. Personal shopping and styling services available.

Contemporary women's clothing boutique. Personal shopping and styling services available.

Bolero Men's Wear

Downtown

Approximately 7.32 miles from your location

Bolero Men's Wear

Downtown

Approximately 7.32 miles from your location

Bolero Men's Wear offers a unique selection of clothes for the modern man including suits, sport coats, and sportswear.

Bolero Men's Wear offers a unique selection of clothes for the modern man including suits, sport coats, and sportswear.

Pet Wants

Downtown

Approximately 7.61 miles from your location

Pet Wants

Downtown

Approximately 7.61 miles from your location

Pet food and supply store designed with the urban pet owner in mind.

Pet food and supply store designed with the urban pet owner in mind.

Martz Fine Jewelers

Downtown

Approximately 7.42 miles from your location

Martz Fine Jewelers

Downtown

Approximately 7.42 miles from your location

Full service jeweler.

Full service jeweler.

Greater Cincinnati Police Museum

Downtown

Approximately 7.26 miles from your location

Greater Cincinnati Police Museum

Downtown

Approximately 7.26 miles from your location

Artifacts and records from two centuries of law enforcement in 600 communities of eight contiguous counties in Ohio, Indiana, and Kentucky.

Artifacts and records from two centuries of law enforcement in 600 communities of eight contiguous counties in Ohio, Indiana, and Kentucky.

Preneur

Downtown

Approximately 7.52 miles from your location

Preneur

Downtown

Approximately 7.52 miles from your location

Sponsored by Tide, Preneur is a shop that celebrates the spirit of entrepreneurship in Cincinnati.

Sponsored by Tide, Preneur is a shop that celebrates the spirit of entrepreneurship in Cincinnati.

Art Beyond Boundaries

Downtown

Approximately 7.43 miles from your location

Art Beyond Boundaries

Downtown

Approximately 7.43 miles from your location

The Art Beyond Boundaries Gallery is a professional, main-stream fine art gallery where local and regional artists with disabilities display, market, and sell their... Read more

The Art Beyond Boundaries Gallery is a professional, main-stream fine art gallery where local and regional artists with disabilities display, market, and sell their artwork. The mission of the gallery is to promote awareness and understanding of artists with disabilities. The gallery strives to demonstrate to both the artists... Read More

The Ohio Book Store

Downtown

Approximately 7.28 miles from your location
Ohio Book Store

The Ohio Book Store

Downtown

Approximately 7.28 miles from your location

In operation since 1940, The Ohio Book Store offers five full floors of books and magazines from all over the world. In addition, they provide book binding for custom... Read more

In operation since 1940, The Ohio Book Store offers five full floors of books and magazines from all over the world. In addition, they provide book binding for custom binding and repair services for restoration of books.

St. Francis Seraph Parish

Downtown

Approximately 7.68 miles from your location
St. Francis Seraph

St. Francis Seraph Parish

Downtown

Approximately 7.68 miles from your location

Built on the former site of Christ Church and it’s adjacent cemetery, all of the remaining bodies were entombed in a crypt below the altar of St. Francis Seraph which was... Read more

Built on the former site of Christ Church and it’s adjacent cemetery, all of the remaining bodies were entombed in a crypt below the altar of St. Francis Seraph which was consecrated in 1859.

Black Owned

Downtown

Approximately 7.64 miles from your location

Black Owned

Downtown

Approximately 7.64 miles from your location

Black Owned Outerwear is a fashion line created to promote excellence, with every garment designed to inspire. Products include crew neck sweatshirts, pullover & zip... Read more

Black Owned Outerwear is a fashion line created to promote excellence, with every garment designed to inspire. Products include crew neck sweatshirts, pullover & zip up hoodies, t-shirts, and hats for men and women. Since black is the color of success and sophistication, that's what being Black Owned represents.

Cincinnati Museum Center at Union Terminal

Downtown

Approximately 8.74 miles from your location
Cincinnati Museum Center at Union Terminal at dusk

Cincinnati Museum Center at Union Terminal

Downtown

Approximately 8.74 miles from your location

Cincinnati Museum Center at Union Terminal is home to the Cincinnati History Museum, Duke Energy Children's Museum, Museum of Natural History & Science, and ... Read more

Cincinnati Museum Center at Union Terminal is home to the Cincinnati History Museum, Duke Energy Children's Museum, Museum of Natural History & Science, and Robert D. Lindner Family OMNIMAX Theater.  Originally opened in 1933 as the Union Terminal train station, the building is a national historic landmark and was renovated... Read More

Gronauer Furs

Downtown

Approximately 7.40 miles from your location

Gronauer Furs

Downtown

Approximately 7.40 miles from your location

Cincinnati's finest furs.

Cincinnati's finest furs.

Bromwell's

Downtown

Approximately 7.50 miles from your location

Bromwell's

Downtown

Approximately 7.50 miles from your location

Bromwell's is the city's oldest business and has been serving Greater Cincinnati since 1819. They offer the finest selection products for the fireplace, as well as an... Read more

Bromwell's is the city's oldest business and has been serving Greater Cincinnati since 1819. They offer the finest selection products for the fireplace, as well as an excellent selection of fine home furnishings, including custom order upholstery, accessories, and fine art.

Wiesnkoenig USA

Downtown

Approximately 7.61 miles from your location

Wiesnkoenig USA

Downtown

Approximately 7.61 miles from your location

Originally founded in Munich, this shop is home to authentic German attire.

Originally founded in Munich, this shop is home to authentic German attire.

Cincinnati's Best Walking Tours: Cincy Lite

Downtown

Approximately 6.97 miles from your location
Lytle Park

Cincinnati's Best Walking Tours: Cincy Lite

Downtown

Approximately 6.97 miles from your location

This tour explores over 200 years of Cincinnati's past and present in just over one city block. Based in the first neighborhood of Cincinnati, this is a great way to learn... Read more

This tour explores over 200 years of Cincinnati's past and present in just over one city block. Based in the first neighborhood of Cincinnati, this is a great way to learn a little about Cincy in an approachable 60-90 minute fun and informative tour on flat sidewalks.

Cincinnati Bengals Pro Shop

Downtown

Approximately 7.58 miles from your location

Cincinnati Bengals Pro Shop

Downtown

Approximately 7.58 miles from your location

Everything that a true Bengals fan ever needs.

Everything that a true Bengals fan ever needs.

Under the Market Tour

Downtown

Approximately 7.80 miles from your location
Under the Market Tour

Under the Market Tour

Downtown

Approximately 7.80 miles from your location

Go underground to explore the newly rediscovered Linck brewery tunnels. Visit the site were Johhny Cash filmed a movie. Plus, you'll visit the site of one of Cincinnati’s... Read more

Go underground to explore the newly rediscovered Linck brewery tunnels. Visit the site were Johhny Cash filmed a movie. Plus, you'll visit the site of one of Cincinnati’s most important inclines and learn about Cincinnati’s connection to famed McGuffey Readers.  The tour ends inside one of the last remaining structures from the... Read More

A Lucky Step Furnishings

Downtown

Approximately 7.20 miles from your location

A Lucky Step Furnishings

Downtown

Approximately 7.20 miles from your location

Affordable furniture

Affordable furniture

Public Library of Cincinnati & Hamilton County Main Library

Downtown

Approximately 7.47 miles from your location
Book Fountain at Main Library

Public Library of Cincinnati & Hamilton County Main Library

Downtown

Approximately 7.47 miles from your location

The Main Library serves as the hub of the entire Library system as well as the “neighborhood library” for thousands of downtown workers and residents. With one of the... Read more

The Main Library serves as the hub of the entire Library system as well as the “neighborhood library” for thousands of downtown workers and residents. With one of the finest collections of materials among public libraries in the U.S., the Main Library attracts more than one million users annually. In addition to the standard... Read More

Fountain Square

Downtown

Approximately 7.40 miles from your location
Fountain Square

Fountain Square

Downtown

Approximately 7.40 miles from your location

Eat lunch under the sun, check out what’s playing on the video board, or take part in the multitudes of free programming including music, movies and special events.... Read more

Eat lunch under the sun, check out what’s playing on the video board, or take part in the multitudes of free programming including music, movies and special events. Presiding over the Square is the historic Tyler Davidson Fountain, dedicated in 1871 to the people of Cincinnati. 

Unheard Of

Downtown

Approximately 7.70 miles from your location

Unheard Of

Downtown

Approximately 7.70 miles from your location

Elite sneaker brands including Nike, Vans, Adidas, and more.

Elite sneaker brands including Nike, Vans, Adidas, and more.

Cincinnati Music Theatre

Downtown

Approximately 7.33 miles from your location

Cincinnati Music Theatre

Downtown

Approximately 7.33 miles from your location

One of Cincinnati’s oldest and most successful community theaters, Cincinnati Music Theatre (CMT) is proud of its long history of presenting popular, large scale, award-... Read more

One of Cincinnati’s oldest and most successful community theaters, Cincinnati Music Theatre (CMT) is proud of its long history of presenting popular, large scale, award-winning musicals to enthusiastic audiences from across the Greater Cincinnati area. It was in the early ’60s when CMT founder Will Breyer approached a select... Read More

Cheers to Art!

Downtown

Approximately 7.54 miles from your location

Cheers to Art!

Downtown

Approximately 7.54 miles from your location

It’s the perfect place to get together with friends and family to relax, unwind and enjoy time together painting while sipping your favorite beverage. Whether you consider... Read more

It’s the perfect place to get together with friends and family to relax, unwind and enjoy time together painting while sipping your favorite beverage. Whether you consider yourself artistic or have never painted before, the instructor will guide you through the featured painting of the evening… and at the end of the night, you’... Read More

Indigo Hippo

Downtown

Approximately 7.42 miles from your location

Indigo Hippo

Downtown

Approximately 7.42 miles from your location

Indigo Hippo a nonprofit dedicated to making creative materials more accessible to everyone through our art supply thrift store.

Indigo Hippo a nonprofit dedicated to making creative materials more accessible to everyone through our art supply thrift store.

Washington Platform’s Over-the-Rhine Tour

Downtown

Approximately 7.67 miles from your location

Washington Platform’s Over-the-Rhine Tour

Downtown

Approximately 7.67 miles from your location

Tour starts at Washington Platform, opened as a beer hall and saloon in 1875 on the south bank of “the Rhine,” the canal that separated the original, Anglo Cincinnati from... Read more

Tour starts at Washington Platform, opened as a beer hall and saloon in 1875 on the south bank of “the Rhine,” the canal that separated the original, Anglo Cincinnati from its “German Quarter.” In the 1800’s, the area north of Washington Platform was, per capita, the most German neighborhood in America. The residents of this... Read More

Chainging Gears

Downtown

Approximately 7.64 miles from your location
Changing Gears Tours

Chainging Gears

Downtown

Approximately 7.64 miles from your location

Chainging Gears is a multi-passenger party bike tour business offering 16 different tours, with more to come!  If that does not work, then you can design your own!... Read more

Chainging Gears is a multi-passenger party bike tour business offering 16 different tours, with more to come!  If that does not work, then you can design your own!  Chainging Gears offers more than 60 tours per week and can be flexible with the times to meet your needs. Chainging Gears operates fully customized pedal bikes with... Read More

The Little Mahatma

Downtown

Approximately 7.56 miles from your location

The Little Mahatma

Downtown

Approximately 7.56 miles from your location

The area's most beautiful source for exotic jewelry, folk art and artifacts from the world's traditional cultures.

The area's most beautiful source for exotic jewelry, folk art and artifacts from the world's traditional cultures.

YWCA Women’s Art Gallery

Downtown

Approximately 7.38 miles from your location

YWCA Women’s Art Gallery

Downtown

Approximately 7.38 miles from your location

The YWCA Women’s Art Gallery was established in 1993 to empower local women artists. Although primarily serving the Greater Cincinnati area, the gallery has been proud to... Read more

The YWCA Women’s Art Gallery was established in 1993 to empower local women artists. Although primarily serving the Greater Cincinnati area, the gallery has been proud to host several shows featuring women artists from around the world. As a forum for women’s issues relating to important YWCA programs and services, the gallery... Read More

Flavors of the Queen City

Downtown

Approximately 7.41 miles from your location
Graeter's ice cream

Flavors of the Queen City

Downtown

Approximately 7.41 miles from your location

The Cincinnati area is home to many unique restaurants, dishes, and flavors that can only be found here in the Queen City. On the Flavors of the Queen City tour, you will... Read more

The Cincinnati area is home to many unique restaurants, dishes, and flavors that can only be found here in the Queen City. On the Flavors of the Queen City tour, you will walk through this rich culinary tradition, one bite at a time. You will be introduced to the world-famous Cincinnati chili, quaint diners, mouth-watering... Read More

Spirit of Christmas

Downtown

Approximately 7.58 miles from your location

Spirit of Christmas

Downtown

Approximately 7.58 miles from your location

Wind through the Gateway Quarter, where you will visit churches of local and national significance. Share in history and traditions of the area. Visit St. Francis Seraph... Read more

Wind through the Gateway Quarter, where you will visit churches of local and national significance. Share in history and traditions of the area. Visit St. Francis Seraph Church, where patrons can view numerous nativity scenes from around the world, and a highly detailed Charles Dickens Village. St. Francis also hosts a full... Read More

Young Professionals' Choral Collective

Downtown

Approximately 7.92 miles from your location

Young Professionals' Choral Collective

Downtown

Approximately 7.92 miles from your location

YPCC brings young, energetic people together to create quality choral music and connect in a low-pressure, social environment. YPCC also supports local businesses through... Read more

YPCC brings young, energetic people together to create quality choral music and connect in a low-pressure, social environment. YPCC also supports local businesses through post-rehearsal (Tuesday nights) dinners & drinks, as well as scheduling rehearsals and concerts in unique downtown venues.  Most importantly, YPCC strives... Read More

The Most Beautiful Thing In The World Is

Downtown

Approximately 7.56 miles from your location

The Most Beautiful Thing In The World Is

Downtown

Approximately 7.56 miles from your location

An eclectic clothing store with designer options and unique finds.

An eclectic clothing store with designer options and unique finds.

Cincinnati Opera

Downtown

Approximately 7.75 miles from your location
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Cincinnati Opera

Downtown

Approximately 7.75 miles from your location

Founded in 1920 and the second oldest opera company in the U.S., Cincinnati Opera presents a thrilling roster of world-class artists and conductors, important company... Read more

Founded in 1920 and the second oldest opera company in the U.S., Cincinnati Opera presents a thrilling roster of world-class artists and conductors, important company debuts, stunning sets and costumes, and the spectacular Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra. Artistic Director Evans Mirageas is considered one of the most talented and... Read More

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