- Our list of the best things to do in Covington, Kentucky, features the top 173 nearby activities — including 62 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Covington, KY has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Entertainment & Shows, Outdoor Places, Amusement, and Museums & Galleries.
- The results below include the top 22 things to do within the city of Covington, KY , followed by 151 popular activities in nearby cities, including Cincinnati, Newport, West Chester, Hamilton, Florence, Mason, Fairfield, Lawrenceburg, Rising Sun, Springfield and Guernsey
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4521 Spring Grove Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45232 MoreLess Info
The cemetery at the Spring Grove Cemetery & Arboretum is the second largest cemetery in the country. On its 733 acres are found the resting places of famous people, such as congressmen, bishops, baseball players, and Civil War generals.
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5440 Dixie Highway, Fairfield, OH 45014 MoreLess Info
Spanning over four acres, Jungle Jim's International Market in Fairfield, Ohio is one of the largest farmers markets available to the public. Visitors can find nearly any food item at the market, ranging from imported cheeses to local honey.
Covering 65 acres, the Carillon Historical Park is dedicated especially to the history of the area and the history of technology. Among the exhibits, there is the first practical airplane built in 1905, as well as the first automobile self-starter.
More than 60,000 items are included in the permanent collection of the Cincinnati Art Museum, some of them dating back to 6,000 years ago. The areas covered are various, from fashion to sculptures to ancient artifacts.
Founded in 1919 and houses in a 1930 building, the Dayton Art Institute contains a collection gathered from all around the world and spanning across 5,000 years of art history. More than 1,000 items from this collection are permanently exhibited.
More than 500 animals and 3,000 species of plants are found at the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden. Special events and programs are organized all around the year, such as the Borrows Conservation Lecture and the Festival of Lights. Private events can also be organized in here.
Opened in 2003 and home of the Cincinnati Reds, the Great American Ball Park will host the MLB All-Star Game in 2015. Among the amenities can be remembered the Rose Garden, the Mosaics, and the Toyota Tundra Home Run Deck.
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7379 Squire Court, West Chester, OH 45069 MoreLess Info
The world's largest indoor train display is held at EnterTRAINment Junction. There is also a special children's area that allows young ones to freely play with train pieces and a railroading museum.
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1301 Western Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45203 MoreLess Info
Museums, theaters, and a library can be found in the Cincinnati Museum Center at Union Terminal. This is an old renovated railroad station, built in 1928, which also now exhibits items pertaining to the railroad domain.