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Canal Exploration Center, Valley View

#86 of 139 in Historic Sites in Ohio
Scenic Walking Area · Hidden Gem · Historic Site
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  • This is a great center for learning the history of the Ohio canals. You can even see an example of one of the locks outside of it. There are interactive displays for children to experience the...  more »
  • We took a day trip up to Valley View Ohio to the Erie Canal Exploration Center. Very interested in Canal items as I am also on the Board for the Middletown Historical Society and have done alot of...  more »
  • Great source of knowledge and they even have a working lock in front of the exhibition building. The building has a nice open area with picnic tables. Inside the exhibition building they have great material and information about the reason why the towing canal was done and the debates that happen prior to the construction of the same.
  • Located on the Ohio Erie Canal Towpath in the Cuahoga Valley National Park. Free admission. There is restored a canal lock outside. Inside are numerous displays on the canal system.

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