Top Attractions of Richland County

One thing to consider when looking to buy a new home is what kind of fun activities that you can find around your property without traveling far. Well luckily for you, if you are thinking of moving to Richland County, there is something for everyone to enjoy here!

Ohio State Reformatory

This architectural masterpiece used to be a federal prison until 1990 when it was shut down. However, because of the design of the prison it has been used in multiple movies such as Air Force One, Tango & Cash, and The Shawshank Redemption (which was primarily filmed in the prison and the areas surrounding.

Malabar Farm

A beautiful national park formerly owned by Pulitzer Prize winner Louis Bromfield is home to hiking trails, historic homes, wildlife viewings and other country festivals. Many people with celebrity status have visited Malabar, such as Humphrey Bogart, who had his wedding at the location. Visiting Malabar will surely provide a memorable experience for the whole family.

Richland Carrousel Park

This is sure to be a hit for the young and old alike in your family. The Richland Carrousel was the first to be built and hand-carved in the United States since the 1930s, therefore it made quite a wave when it was opened in 1991. Your family will enjoy every second of this attraction as they ride on classical carrousel animals with the sounds of the organ piping.

There are many more attractions that can keep you entertained once you buy a house in Richland, but this is a good starting point for anyone brand-new to the area.

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