- TripBuzz found 130 things to do with kids in or near Powell, Ohio, including 118 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Columbus, Dublin, Westerville and Hilliard.
- From Columbus Zoo to Columbus Zoo & Aquarium, the Powell area offers 62 different types of family activities, including: Parks, Aquariums, Children's Play Area and Trampoline Parks.
- Just twenty minutes from Columbus, Powell is an upscale suburb in Ohio. The city features an eclectic downtown district with unique shops, art galleries, antique stores and cafes. And a close-knit community, the city hosts numerous annual festival and holiday events including the Oktoberfest, Powell Festival and the Liberty Trail 5K.
Columbus Zoo & Aquarium has been ranked the #1 zoo in the United States multiple times. It houses more than 10,000 animals and over 700 species, including everything from polar bears and bald eagles, to Asian elephants and rhinoceroses.
In its indoor facility, Recreations Outlet has a variety of wooden play structures and trampolines for children to explore. Visitors can host birthday parties by purchasing a party pass that includes pizza and a 2 hour play session.
Fay Baynton Stables is a seven acre equestrian facility. The stables offer professional horse boarding, training for horses of all stages, and horseback riding lessons. Fay Baynton stables also offers a variety of horses for sale.
Glick Park & Overlook is a municipal park with overlooks of the O'Shaunessy Dam. With shaded picnic areas, benches, walkways, and access to the lower river for great fishing, this park is a good stop before visiting the zoo.
Featuring open green space, Arbor Ridge Park provides tennis courts, a children's playground and a paved trail suitable for walking and biking. The park's fields can be used for picnics or other recreational activities and sports.