Downtown Lancaster Guide

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Nestled into Fairfield County, Lancaster, Ohio promises to be a destination that delivers up just as much flavor as fun. Whether you’re traveling solo or in town with friends and family, there are plenty of landmark destinations to fill your time in an intriguing fashion. Whether you love museums or prefer to restaurant hop your way through new places,  downtown Lancaster promises not to disappoint. Here are a few stops to add to the itinerary before you arrive.

The Downtown Bistro

Get your taste buds buzzing with a stop at this charming establishment in downtown Lancaster. The Downtown Bistro is located at 123 N. Broad Street which sits on Zane Square in Hotel Lancaster. Known for its live musical performances, chic atmosphere and delicious menu, The Downtown Bistro is the perfect place to spend an evening in downtown Lancaster with friends. Choose from a selection of savory menu items that include shrimp, crab cakes, onion rings and stuffed mushrooms for a mouthwatering starter. Main course options include everything from salmon and pork chops to fish tacos and prime rib.

Ohio Glass Museum

The Anchor Hocking Glass Company has long called Lancaster home and the artistic inspiration behind this enterprise is highlighted at the Ohio Glass Museum. The museum sits at 124 W. Main Street and guests are invited to come in and browse the many exhibits and displays that highlight impressive glassworks. Those with an interest in the art of glass blowing can take part in a demonstration that gives everyone a chance to try their hand at this delicate skill that has the potential to result in something truly stunning.

Decorative Arts Center of Ohio

When you’re in the mood for a closer look at Ohio’s history, stop by the Decorative Arts Center of Ohio at 145 E. Main Street while you’re in town. This beautiful establishment is hard to miss as it sits within a restored mansion that doubles as a museum and art center. Admission is free but donations are encouraged to keep restoration and community activities at this establishment viable for years to come. The Decorative Arts Center of Ohio is home to a wide collection of exhibits that revolve frequently and highlight the states’ history through garments, apparel, and demonstrations. Children’s art classes are also held here, making it a wonderful and family-friendly stop.

Where To Go In Ohio

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