Looking for your next adventure? It might just be under your nose! Here's our list of Springfields' hidden gems:
Springfield Museum of Art
If you're interested in fine art and local artists, you will want to check out the Springfield Museum of Art. Situated in beautiful Cliff Park along Buck Creek, Springfield Museum of Art offers various exhibits featuring artwork from both established and emerging artists, including significant work by Ohio and self-taught artists. Visitors have the opportunity to explore a wide variety of changing exhibitions, walk the Sculpture Trail and engage in activities in the Chakeres Interactive Art Lab. Through partnerships with community organizations, the museum offers art classes, concerts, and artist talks.
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With only four of its kind in the world - you won't want to miss the timeless beauty of the Fantastic Caverns. Here, you'll discover one of the world's most beautiful natural wonders; giant columns stretching from floor to ceiling, delicate soda straws glistening with minerals, tiny cave pearls hidden in crystal-clear water.
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Mizumoto Japanese Stroll Garden
With the ongoing stress associated with COVID, Mizumoto Japanese Stroll Garden offers some much-needed peace and relaxation. With 7.5 acres of traditional Japanese garden landscaping, a large koi lake, moon bridge, meditation garden, and tea house - it's the perfect place to refresh.
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If you’re looking for a bit of Springfield history, then you won’t want to miss Springfield’s oldest tavern, the Lingbergs Tavern. Embracing its history, Lingbergs Tavern features a traditional rustic ambiance and a wide array of local breweries on tap, imaginative pub cuisine, and handcrafted cocktails.
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Bringing back to life one of America's oldest and largest markets, Cohatch features local eats, treats, and an inspiring place to work. Offering private phone rooms, podcast rooms, meeting rooms, and event spaces - Cohatch is the perfect space if you need a change in your work environment.
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To ensure the success and strength of our community, we must consider our future, and our future lies with our youth. A center for innovation, The Dome connects mentors with students in a space rich with new media, maker spaces, and educational technology. By providing students the freedom to choose from a range of personalized, mentor-supported, and interest-driven learning experiences, they create meaningful connections between the community and its future workforce. Community service opportunities are available on their website if you would like to support Springfield youth - www.getcareerconnected.org
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