Enjoy hiking, fishing, and other fun things to do in Springfield, Ohio

With a location off US Highway 68 near many great things to do, the Country Inn & Suites in Springfield makes an ideal stopover between Dayton and Columbus. Travel less than three miles from our hotel to admire the beautiful architecture on the Wittenberg University campus or take in a Broadway show at the Clark State Performing Arts Center. Treasure hunters will find a bounty of loot at the Heart of Ohio Antique Center, less than 20 minutes away. Planning a day of hiking with your family at Buck Creek State Park? Use the fridge in your hotel room or suite to keep your picnic supplies fresh. You can also make family memories at Splash Zone Aquatic Center or learn about the Prairie School style at Frank Lloyd Wright’s Westcott House, both less than 15 minutes away.

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Splash Zone Aquatic Center

2.84 mi / 4.57 km from the hotel
Float down the lazy river or race down the bowl slide at the Splash Zone, a family-friendly water park open every summer.

Buck Creek State Park

6.15 mi / 9.9 km from the hotel
Stroll past springs, bogs, and forests at Buck Creek State Park, or spend a day on the water at the park’s 2,120-acre reservoir. If you're lucky, you may spot one of the park’s rare songbirds.

Carleton Davidson Stadium

2.68 mi / 4.31 km from the hotel
Cheer on the Wittenberg Tigers or Champion City Kings at Carleton Davidson Stadium, home to the baseball teams for Wittenberg University and the city’s Prospect League, as well as adult and youth tournaments.

Champions Center Expo

6.39 mi / 10.29 km from the hotel
Watch championship barrel racing, dog shows, and cattle sales at the Midwest’s premier livestock expo center.

Clark State Performing Arts Center

1.99 mi / 3.21 km from the hotel
Enjoy Broadway hits like “Rent” and “Pippin” along with world-class comedy acts and concerts at this performance center on the campus of Clark State Community College.

Heart of Ohio Antique Center

7.82 mi / 12.58 km from the hotel
As one of the nation’s largest antique malls, the Heart of Ohio Antique Center offers one-of-a-kind finds and hidden treasures plus a café, a lounge, an outdoor area, and bus parking.

NTPRD Chiller

1.59 mi / 2.55 km from the hotel
Catch adult and youth league hockey matches and tournaments or hit the ice yourself during open skate at Springfield's first indoor ice rink.

Ohio Performing Arts Institute

3.13 mi / 5.04 km from the hotel
Be inspired by the next generation of ballet, tap, jazz, and hip-hop dancers when you watch a performance at this non-profit venue.

Pennsylvania House Museum

1.04 mi / 1.68 km from the hotel
Once a roadside inn during the early 19th century, the Pennsylvania House is now a museum on the National Register of Historic Places. View exhibits of antique dollhouses, medical equipment, and buttons.

Springfield Museum of Art

1.58 mi / 2.54 km from the hotel
Founded in 1952, this Smithsonian-affiliated museum houses a collection of 19th- and 20th-century European and American art.

Victory Lanes

0.25 mi / 0.41 km from the hotel
Strike some pins while you chow down on pizza at this local bowling alley, which features 36 lanes with automatic scoring.

Westcott House

2.91 mi / 4.68 km from the hotel
Tour this historic home designed by renowned American architect Frank Lloyd Wright to witness a prime example of his famous Prairie School architecture style. Reservations are recommended.