Attractions and Field Trips
Be sure to visit all three museums! The Duke Energy Children’s Museum is consistently ranked in the top 10 children’s museums in the U.S. and the exhibits encourage kids to climb, crawl, explore and learn about themselves and the world around them. Then, walk through a glacier and step back 19,000 years into the Ice Age in the Museum of Natural History & Science and learn about Cincinnati’s past and early life in Ohio in the Cincinnati History Museum. Group activities are also available for all ages, such as Scout Programs, Day Camps, Overnights, Sprouts Institute, Bright Ideas and Explorers University. Our programming is multi-diciplinary (like us), and focuses on everything from art and culture to science, history and technology.
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Ready to soar in open jump arenas, play trampoline dodgeball, do flips and somersaults, climb the rock wall with friends and do the Ninja Challenge? Want a new alternative in the area for birthday parties and family gatherings, where quality food and private party rooms are guaranteed, and fun for the whole family? Rockin’ Jump Cincinnati is the place to be! From kids’ parties to corporate retreats, youth groups to family reunions, you can find everything you want. It’s fitness disguised as fun for all ages.
Coney Island is home to world-famous Sunlite Pool, thrilling waterslides, classic rides and much more. Spend the day at Coney that’s sure to be fun for the whole family!
When Anna Sinton and Charles Phelps Taft began collecting works of art, they aimed to assemble a diverse collection of works from around the world and provide it for study to local Cincinnatians. Since 1932, when the Taft residence became the Taft Museum of Art, its primary mission has been to educate through its collections and community programs.
Bring art into your classroom through educator programs. Youth and family can capture the opportunity to advance artistic experiences. Groups can enjoy a tour led by an experienced docent.
Hill-top parks with spectacular views, a 1,459-acre forest to explore, Krohn Conservatory’s year-round greenery, nature centers that host family programs, architectural gems to host your special event, picnic areas galore, enclosed dog parks: these are some great features of Cincinnati Parks! Programs and events available year round!
We offer standards-based Science Programs to children ages 4 and up. Our interactive Planetarium programs encourage children to use critical thinking skills as they explore the universe. Our Engineering Lego Labs challenge students to put their science knowledge into practice in hands-on environment. All programs are age and curriculum appropriate.
The Beach Waterpark enjoys a 27-year history of being a leader in the entertainment and waterpark industry. This unique, tropical park offers a lush get-a-way that is close to home and features 22 slides and entertainment attractions for kids of all ages.
“Must see’s” include a heated wave pool and interactive kids play area with multiple slides and a 600-gallon dumping bucket. New attractions abound with all your favorite thrill and chill rides now featuring new designs and color schemes.
Grab your family and friends and make a splash!
Gorman Heritage Farm is a non-profit educational working family farm. We provide countless opportunities for exploring the natural world, food systems, sustainability and local history. Programs are designed to be hands-on, multidisciplinary, and multi-sensory. All programs address Ohio State standards and are led by passionate, well-trained volunteers and staff.
The Fire Museum of Greater Cincinnati allows you to recognize past Cincinnati firefighting efforts, to celebrate today’s firefighting advancements, and to support fire safety in your community.
Located in scenic Eden Park, the Cincinnati Art Museum features an unparalleled art collection of more than 65,000 works spanning 6,000 years. In addition to displaying its own broad collection, the Art Museum also hosts several national and international traveling exhibitions each year. Visitors can enjoy the exhibitions or participate in the Art Museum’s wide range of art-related programs, activities and special events. Plus, the Rosenthal Education Center is a space for families to discover the Art Museum’s collection in a fun, immersive, hands-on, and safe manner (open during regular Art Museum hours). General admission is always free for all, plus Art Museum members receive additional benefits including discounted or free admission to special exhibitions.
Be sure to check out their current exhibition!