If you’re planning a visit, be sure to experience at least a few of the many buildings on the National Directory of Historic Places like its Music Hall or the Cincinnatian Hotel in addition to its many old-world German neighborhoods.
The Over-the-Rhine district is known for its 19th-century architecture, including Findlay Market, which has food and craft vendors. To the north is the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden. The Cincinnati Museum Center encompasses history, science, and children's museums in the art deco Union Terminal. Works spanning 6,000 years are on display at the Cincinnati Art Museum.
With so much to explore—from professional sports and renowned events to unique cultural attractions and award-winning family adventures—it’s easy to see why Cincinnati was named one of the 52 Places to Go in 2018 by The New York Times—with a burgeoning theater and culinary scene, the cultural allure of the region beckons you to explore.
A state-of-the-art facility, the Newport Aquarium brings to the banks of the Ohio River some of the world's most advanced, creative technology – not to mention amazing animals – all designed to take you around the globe, visiting each continent, every ocean, and hundreds of waterways in between.