- Our list of the best things to do in Lancaster, Ohio, features the top 55 nearby activities — including 27 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Lancaster, OH has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Amusement, Sports & Fitness, and Entertainment & Shows.
- The results below include the top 18 things to do within the city of Lancaster, OH , followed by 37 popular activities in nearby cities, including Logan, Reynoldsburg, Newark, Gahanna and Columbus
History buffs should plan their visit to the Sherman House Museum and experience the life and times of one of our nation's most famous Civil War Generals. The house was built in 1811 and contains many period artifacts and Civil War exhibits.
See a movie under the starlit sky at Skyview Drive-In Theater. Moviews are shown in HD 1080 picture quality on an 80' screen. A concession stand is available for food and beverages. Pets are allowed on a leash.
5 SPECIAL GROUPON DEAL: Up to 50% Off Tree Top Zipline Tour at Valley Zipline Tours
3465 Duffy Road, Lancaster, OH MoreLess Info
Valley Zipline Tours offers individual and group ziplining experiences guided by experienced and trained staff. The tour offers ten separate ziplines, including three 'monster zips' that span more than 1000 feet in distance.
The Ohio Glass Museum, built in 2004, is dedicated to sharing the importance and history of the glass making industry and is a family favorite destination. Visitors are delighted by the multimedia exhibits and the glass blowing demonstrations.
8 SPECIAL GROUPON DEAL: Up to 50% Off Wine Tastings at RockSide Winery and Vineyards
2363 Lancaster Newark Rd NE, Lancaster, OH 43130 MoreLess Info
Rockside Vineyards offers a selection of wines. Patrons can sample wines on Rockside Vineyards' covered patio or in the tasting room. Guests can also watch Rockside's wine making process from beginning to end.
The Georgian Museum is located within one of Lancaster's three separate historical districts. The house that holds the museum was built in the early 19th century and features artistic chandeliers, archways, and woodwork.
Lancaster Parks & Recreation accommodates several activities with features like tennis courts, baseball fields, hiking trails and a natural pond for fly fishing or feeding ducks. There are also many spots for picnicking.