Places to Visit

We just adore Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky! And we want your family to love it, too. Search this list of family friendly Places to Visit and discover our many reasons to love this area. Don’t miss our award-winning  Things to Do Calendar for daily events and activities! 



Behringer-Crawford Museum

Floors of fun for families to explore, focuses on transportation and local history. Be sure to check out their children’s events.

1600 Montague Road, Covington, Ky 

859-491-4003 or

Open Sunday 1 – 5 p.m., Tuesday – Saturday 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Closed major holidays

$9 adults, $8 seniors 60+, $5 children 3 – 17, free for members. 


Cincinnati Museum Center 

3 Museums under one dome, plus the amazing Omnimax theatre and special exhibits. Many exciting programs offered daily.

1301 Western Ave. Cincinnati, Oh

513- 287-7000 or 

Open daily 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Closed major holidays

$14.50 adults, $13.50 seniors 60+, $10.50 children 3 – 12, $5.50 toddlers 1 – 1, free for members.


Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden

See and learn all about animals from around the world! The Zoo offers many daily  animal enrichment opportunities, seasonal events and excellent educational classes and camps.

3400 Vine St., Cincinnati, Oh 

513-281-4700 or

Open daily 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Closed major holidays


Newport Aquarium

Get surrounded by sharks, watch a dive show, visit the Shipwreck exhibit, brave the Shark Bridge and so much more. 

1 Levee Way, Newport, Ky 


Open daily 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Closed major holidays 

$26.99 adult 13+, $18.99 children 2 – 12.



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