Indoor Attractions

Don't let the rain or snow ruin your vacation! There are plenty of activities to do and places to see out of the weather.

Stop by or call the welcome center for a list of all the rainy day activities that are available in the Hocking Hills.

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AHA! A Hands-on Adventure Children’s Museum

(740) 653-1010
AHA! A Hands-on Adventure offers an interactive learning experience for children from six months to eight years old. The sole mission of AHA! is to create a playful and educational...

Bowen House (The)

(740) 385-0344
In the heart of downtown Logan,The Bowen House is a community center for arts and education,featuring art exhibits, concerts, literary events, workshops and children’s programming. Please check our website www.bowenhouse.org....

Clay Center of Ohio

740-697-7021
The museum offers exhibits of regionally-made pottery. We host pottery-making demonstration and events.

Columbus Washboard Company (Museum)

(740) 380-3828
The Columbus Washboard Factory, located in downtown Logan, Ohio, is the only remaining washboard manufacturer in the U.S.A. We use many of the original presses and machinery to make our...

Dairy Barn Arts Center

(740) 592-4981
The Dairy Barn Arts Center is one of Southeast Ohio’s premiere art galleries, drawing nearly 15,000 visitors to the region every year. It is The Dairy Barn Arts Center’s mission...

Decorative Arts Center of Ohio

(740) 681-1423
The Decorative Arts Center of Ohio is located in Lancaster, just Southeast of Columbus. It is a not-for-profit museum whose mission is to foster knowledge and appreciation of the decorative...

DustyBlues Hocking Hills Photography Gallery

(740) 385-5830
Welcome to our Gallery and Studio! We are located in the Hocking Hills wonderland of Southeastern Ohio. Stop by and see our photographic displays. View our Hocking Hills Portfolio at...

Ellinger Farm Indoor Riding Area

740-385-0810
Ellinger's  Farm has a 60' x 100' indoor riding area and a petting zoo. This is a great place to hold kids birthday parties complete with a mini horse. By...

Hocking County Historical Society & Museum

(740) 974-8931
Experience our historical complex featuring the Native American presence in Hocking County, the Lutz Steam Car, 1881 furnished Victorian home, military display, antique farm implements and the railway telegraph office....

Hocking Hills Adventures

(740) 385-8685
The original canoe livery in the Hocking Hills offers the best trips by canoe, kayak, raft or tube. Special events include Romantic Moonlight tours and Torchlight tours. Camp along the...

Hocking Hills Artists & Craftsmen Association

740-380-6190
An association of artists and craftsmen living in the Hocking Hills area who take pride in handcrafted items for any occasion. Our big event is an annual Fall Arts &...

Hocking Hills Candleworks

(740) 385-9537
Mix & match fragrances to create your personally-scented, one-of-a-kind pure soy candle in about 1 hour. Please call ahead if you would like to make a candle. (877) 385-9537 Located...

Hocking Hills Escape Games

(740) 603-4842
Hocking Hills Escape Game is an interactive adventure game where we challenge you to rely on teamwork and ingenuity to solve difficult puzzles, locate objects and use clues to “crack...

Hocking Hills Winery

(740) 385-7117
Hocking Hills Winery is a family owned and operated winery, located in the heart of the Hocking Hills. We create quality wines from local grapes as well as grapes and...

Hocking House

(740) 385-4166
Fine craft gallery housed in 150-year-old cabin and surrounding art gardens, featuring clay art of owner, Jean Magdich, and other fine American made crafts for home and garden. Housed on...

Hocking Valley Scenic Railway

(614) 226-5302
Family fun that’s entertaining and educational! Volunteer-operated historic train rides Memorial Day weekend through October at Noon and 2:30 on Saturdays and Sundays. Special event trains include: Easter Bunny Train,...

Keller Market House

740-277-6305
The Keller Market House is a year-round, indoor marketplace located in historic downtown Lancaster. We provide a traditional shopping experience that highlights local grown, seasonal foods alongside handmade at

Liquid Light Fine Arts Workshops

740-385-1384
Beginner bead making - learn to melt colorful glass into beads using tools and a burner; one hour class $35, materials included. Call to schedule.

Manchester Hill Winery

(845) 893-8724
This family owned winery 10 minutes from Laurelville,Hocking Hills features a rustic tasting room, hand crafted grape and fruit wines, plus a retail area. Our tasting room offers a cheese...

Ohio Glass Museum

(740) 687-0101
Glass Museum tours include the main gallery with changing exhibitions in Sept. and March. Our movie covers the history of glass making in Fairfield Co. and Lancaster, OH. The History...

Pencil Sharpener Museum

740-385-9706
Stop by the Hocking Hills Regional Welcome Center and visit one of the more unique museums you will see, the Paul A. Johnson Pencil Sharpener Museum. Reverend Paul Johnson began...

RockSide Winery & Vineyards

(740) 687-4414
Located off Rt. 37 in Lancaster, Ohio. Owned by Valerie & Robin Coolidge, their Son Ryan is tasting room manager. We have four-and-a-half acres of vinifera, French hybrid and American...

Scenic Way Gifts & Art Glass Studio

(740) 596-1913
Beginner hands-on stained glass workshops - Learn basic copper foil stained glass techniques. Classes are two hours long and all supplies are provided; fee - $25. At the end of...

Shade Winery

(740) 696-1323
Relax with some wine! Enjoy our wines by the glass, bottle or just a sip. We grow grapes and make wines for every taste, from the beginner to the experienced,...

Sherman House & Georgian museums

(740) 654-9923
The Sherman House, 137 E. Main St., is the birthplace of Civil War Gen. William Tecumseh Sherman and U.S. Sen. John Sherman. The home contains many family treasures and an...

Stuart’s Opera House

(740) 753-1924
Stuart’s Opera House is the cornerstone of the Nelsonville Historic Art District, originally open from 1879 to 1924. Re-opening in 1997, Stuart’s Opera House hosts over 75 events a year...

Suzannah Gallery & Taproom

(740) 422-8644
Fully exposed historical brick walls and elegant hardwood floors unite Suzannah’s renovated full bar and art gallery. Please join us in admiring upscale art while unwinding with featured wine, liquor...