It’s a new year and that means new adventure, new goals, and new travel trends! No more hesitations and no more delays. It’s time to get out there and experience what the world has to offer. Looking for a great place to travel this year? Cleveland, Ohio belongs on your list. With attractions for both tourist and locals to enjoy, you are sure to have a great time, and we’re here to help make sure you’re visiting the correct landmarks!
First on our list of top attractions in Cleveland is the Goodtime III Cruise Ship. Here you will be able to board Cleveland’s largest sight-seeing vessel and cruise the Cuyahoga River as well as Lake Erie. This ship has something to offer everyone from individuals to large families, and even party groups! Come aboard and you will get a sightseeing show like no other, with everything from breathtaking skylines to historical landmarks. The Goodtime III also offers entertainment cruises, complete with happy hours, live music, dinner, and dancing. Experience Cleveland in a completely different way than the normal tourist, and learn about what makes this city so great.
Great Lakes Brewing Co.
Next is the Great Lakes Brewing Co. located right in the middle of Cleveland’s Ohio City neighborhood. The brewery was started by two Irish brothers in the late 80’s, both of whom didn’t have a lot going for them in the beer business. Two decades later, they have proven that they know what it takes to create—and sell—delicious beer. When visiting the brewery, you are welcome to check out the Brewpub and tap into any one (or more) of their specialty beers. Guides can give you a tour of the 7-barrel brewhouse, where you can learn about each beer. Or, simply enjoy a nice afternoon in the beer garden and sip your way through the brewpub’s basement beer cellar.
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and Museum
Back in 1985, the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Foundation was working on determining the perfect location to open their museum. Cleveland beat out New York, San Francisco, Memphis, and Chicago. So, this Hall of Fame is definitely a must-see while visiting the city of Cleveland. While on your tour of the museum, you will be able to experience Rock & Roll like you have never experienced it before. The ever-changing exhibits ensure that no two visits will ever be the same. Spend an afternoon here and you’ll learn everything there is to know about your Rockstar heroes.
Greater Cleveland Aquarium
The Greater Cleveland Aquarium is a wonderful attraction for the whole family. Here, you and your family will be able to experience an incredible world of underwater wonders. At the Greater Cleveland Aquarium, the mission is to “energize curiosity by passionately educating guests about aquatic life and conservation,” so you know you’re in for an unforgettable experience. Daily activities include: stingray encounters, tortoise encounters, as well as aquarium feeding times. Don’t miss out on this enchanting underwater oasis.
If you love the theater scene, then you have come to the right place! Playhouse Square is conveniently located downtown and may very well be the country’s greatest performing arts center outside of New York. This arts destination includes eight performance venues used for Broadway, comedy, dance, children’s shows, opera, music concerts of all kinds, and so much more. When planning an evening at Playhouse Square, you are guaranteed to witness amazing performances fit for all. This not-for-profit provides an ideal destination for tourists with an eye for entertainment, as well as locals who enjoy the performing arts scene. While at Playhouse Square, you will enjoy the performance of a lifetime while also learning more about the area’s diverse arts scene.
Hard Rock Rocksino Northfield Park
Now that you know what all Cleveland, OH has to offer, it’s time to get out there and experience it for yourself! This is your year to open the door for fun and unforgettable experiences. And don’t forget to enjoy a show at Hard Rock Rocksino’s venues while you’re in the area. The 200,000 sq. ft. Rocksino features over 2,200 VLT Games, Legendary Rock ‘n’ Roll Memorabilia, and a wide array of entertainment and dining options, including the award-winning Club Velvet and the world famous Hard Rock Cafe.