Free & Cheap Things to Do in Oak Harbor, OH

TripBuzz found 34 free or cheap things to do in or near Oak Harbor, Ohio. From Toledo Zoo to African Safari Wildlife Park, Oak Harbor offers a variety of inexpensive things to do in the area - including 20 budget-friendly activities and attractions nearby with ratings over 90%.

There are 24 different types of inexpensive things to do and see in or near Oak Harbor, OH. The most popular types of cheap activities and places to visit include: Nature & Wildlife Areas, Bird Watching, Historic Sites and Museums.

The attractions in the list below have an average rating of 85%, based on 1,729 total reviews from users of TripBuzz and other popular sites across the web.

There are 2 cheap things to do within the city of Oak Harbor, and 20 cheap things to do in nearby cities within 25 miles, including: Put in Bay, Toledo, Marblehead and Fremont.

Oak Harbor, OH

Highlights
  • Outdoors - 14 Cheap Activities
  • Sights & Landmarks - 12 Cheap Activities
  • Museums & Galleries - 7 Cheap Activities
  • Amusement - 5 Cheap Activities

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Adventure Bay
11
19.8 Miles

Adventure Bay

380 Main Street, Put in Bay, OH
Random Fun
There are plenty of entertaining opportunities in the Adventure Bay: arcade games, virtual bowling, miniature golf courses, batting cages, go-karts, and skeebal. An eatery is also found on the site.

Rating

92%
13 Votes
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Perry's Victory & International Peace Memorial
12
20.0 Miles

Perry's Victory & International Peace Memorial

93 Delaware Ave., Put in Bay, OH 43456
Historic Sites, Observation Decks, Monuments & Statues
Standing 352 feet high, the Perry's Victory & International Peace Memorial was built by the end of 1915 and is the world's largest Doric column. It commemorates the battle of Lake Eerie in the War of 1812, while also celebrating the peace which followed.

Rating

94%
88 Votes
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South Bass Island
13
20.4 Miles

South Bass Island

Islands
The South Bass Island is a state park which covers 33 acres and which has on its site a campground, picnic areas, and facilities for boaters.

Rating

92%
87 Votes
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Johnson's Island Confederate Cemetery
14
21.4 Miles

Johnson's Island Confederate Cemetery

Marblehead, OH 43440
Cemeteries
All that remains of a once active Civil War POW Depot is the Johnson Island Confederate Cemetery, a must see destination for Civil War buffs. Informational plaques and artifacts are on display on the site where over 10,000 prisoners were kept in the stockade.

Rating

71%
7 Votes
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Marblehead Lighthouse
15
22.3 Miles

Marblehead Lighthouse

Hiking Areas, General Tours, Hiking, Lighthouses
Built in 1821, Marblehead Lighthouse is the oldest operating lighthouse on the Great Lakes. There is a museum on the grounds with displays and artifacts representing the colorful history of the lighthouse and the people who lived there.

Rating

91%
92 Votes
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Imagination Station
16
22.3 Miles

Imagination Station

1 Discovery Way, Toledo, OH
Museums
Imagination Station is a local science center which offers a wide range of educational hands-on exhibits and activities about science, technology, engineering and mathematics.

Rating

89%
63 Votes
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Toledo-Lucas County Public Library
17
22.7 Miles

Toledo-Lucas County Public Library

325 N. Michigan St., Toledo, OH 43624
Libraries
Toledo-Lucas County Public Library is a local information and education center housing the state's largest collection of resources. The main branch in downtown Toledo also features authentic vintage interior design comprising of murals.

Rating

100%
25 Votes
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Merry-Go-Round Museum
18
22.8 Miles

Merry-Go-Round Museum

301 Jackson St., Sandusky, OH
Museums, Amusement Parks
Opened for the first time in 1990, the Merry-Go-Round Museum has as a centerpiece a carousel built in the beginning of the 20th century, with its oldest and leading horse being a 1915 Stargazer. There is also a gift shop on the premises. The museum can be rented.

Rating

88%
41 Votes
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Toledo Museum of Art
19
23.7 Miles

Toledo Museum of Art

2445 Monroe Street, Toledo, OH 43620
Museums, Art Museums
Founded in 1901, the Toledo Museum of Art features multiple exhibits of European, American and Egyptian art coupled with numerous smaller collections of glass art as well as Renaissance, Japanese, Roman and Greek artworks.

Rating

99%
202 Votes
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Toledo Zoo
20
23.7 Miles

Toledo Zoo

2700 Broadway St., Toledo, OH 43609
Zoos
Toledo Zoo is known for being the first zoo to feature a hippoquarium which offers underwater views of the hippos as well as the Kihansi Spray Toad. The museum also maintains a variety of other exhibits on wildlife species from around the world.

Rating

92%
326 Votes
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