- Our list of the best things to do in Elyria, Ohio, features the top 164 nearby activities — including 64 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Elyria, OH has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Entertainment & Shows, Amusement, and Museums & Galleries.
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Built as a silent movie and vaudevillian theater in 1927, the Kent Stage, has hosted shows and musical acts that have delighted the masses ever since. With seating capacity at 640, visitors feel up close and personal with the entertainment.
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441 Catawba Avenue, Put in Bay, OH 43456 MoreLess Info
At the Lake Erie Islands Historical Society, visitors can view a variety of artifacts from the Hotel Victory or watch an island history video. The site also maintains a collection of maritime and model ships.
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southern tip of South Bass Island, Put in Bay, OH MoreLess Info
The South Bass Island Lighthouse was light for the first time in 1897 and is included in the National Register of Historic Places. It is the home of the OSU research. On the site there are also the 1899 barn and the 1897 oil house.
Founded over 100 years ago, Secrest Arboretum contains thousands of species of plants as well as wildlife like birds and reptiles. The free arboretum has paved walkways for guided and self-guided tours through gardens, forests and meadows.
Showing the latest movie releases, University Plaza Theater is part of the Golden Star Theater brand. Also known as Kent Plaza Theater, it is equipped with comfortable, stadium style seating and concessions with carrying trays for added convenience.
Featuring eight galleries of ever-changing exhibitions, the Kent State University Museum, is known for displaying important collections of fashion and decorative art. With a collection of over 20,000 objects, don't pass up an opportunity to visit.