Discover family-friendly things to do in Milan, Ohio

Located off the Ohio Turnpike at exit 118, the Country Inn & Suites, Sandusky South offers guests a convenient place to explore all the things to do near Milan. Your family can spend a day any time of year splashing together at the indoor Kalahari Waterpark while you attend a conference at the Kalahari Convention Center. If thrills are on the agenda, test your nerve by riding the 200-foot roller coasters at Cedar Point amusement park. And there’s nothing like a day at Lake Erie’s Nickel Plate Beach, which offers plenty of sand, volleyball courts, and a playground.

The historic village of Milan celebrates its favorite son with The Thomas Edison Birthplace Museum. The Milan Museum offers exhibits about the history of glass, the Milan Canal, and local innovators. The village has numerous homes on the National Register of Historic Places worth a look as you stroll down quiet streets.

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Cedar Point

11.22 mi / 18.06 km from the hotel
Roller coasters, family rides, exciting events, and water-filled fun await at this beloved amusement park.

Kalahari Convention Center

4.07 mi / 6.55 km from the hotel
The Kalahari Convention Center is the area's premier venue for conventions, trade shows, and events.

Kalahari Waterpark

4.07 mi / 6.55 km from the hotel
Get a tan any time of the year under the innovative roof system at one of America's largest indoor waterparks. Spanning more than 173,000 square feet of slides, pools, and attractions, Kalahari offers hours of family fun.

Kelleys Island Ferry

15.87 mi / 25.54 km from the hotel
This ferry service offers 20-minute rides from Marblehead, where guests can see views of the Marblehead Lighthouse, Put-in-Bay, Cedar Point, and the Lake Erie Islands.

Nickel Plate Beach

6.1 mi / 9.81 km from the hotel
Sporting 12.3 acres of sandy shoreline along Lake Erie, Nickel Plate Beach is Erie County's largest public swimming beach.

Sandusky Mall

6.97 mi / 11.22 km from the hotel
Home to more than 90 stores and restaurants, Sandusky Mall has major retailers like JCPenney, Target, Shoe Carnival, and Disney Store.

Summit Motorsports Park

7.51 mi / 12.09 km from the hotel
Experience the thrills of drag racing at this Norwalk course. This National Hot Rod Association-sanctioned facility hosts major car shows and events throughout the year.

Thomas Edison Birthplace Museum

2.03 mi / 3.27 km from the hotel
Visit the birthplace of famed inventor Thomas Alva Edison, which is now a National Historic Landmark and on the National Register of Historic Places.