Stay Close to the Ohio Riverfront and Ford Center
Located on the city’s east side at the northwest corner of I-69 and Lloyd Expressway, the Country Inn & Suites offers an ideal starting point for all your Evansville activities. If you're traveling with family, take the kids to the Children’s Museum of Evansville for hours of educational fun. Planning a date night? You can see a concert at the Ford Center and then take a leisurely stroll along the Ohio Riverfront. If you’re feeling adventurous, head to the Tropicana Evansville Casino, a riverboat casino where you can try your luck on more than 1,000 slot games. When your time in Indiana is finished, you'll find your flight home just 10.5 miles away at Evansville Regional Airport (EVV).
- Ford Center (7 miles)
Whether you’re cheering at a hockey game or rocking out at a concert, you’re in for a night of high-energy excitement at this modern 11,000-seat arena.
Phone: +1 (812) 422-1515
- Old National Events Plaza (6.7 miles)
This popular event center lets you lose yourself in the magic of a musical, the style of a fashion show or the rowdy fun of a concert. You can also hold private events in the exhibit hall, the ballroom or the meeting rooms.
Phone: +1 (812) 435-5770
- Tropicana Evansville Casino (8 miles)
This riverboat casino, which features more than 1,000 slot games and 40 table games, offers space for 2,700 passengers to take part in the fun.
Phone: +1 (812) 433-4000
Historic Sites and Museums
- Angel Mounds State Historic Site (11 miles)
Named for the family who ran a farm in this area of the Ohio Valley for more than 100 years, Angel Mounds has been home to cultures ranging from Paleo-Indians to Archaic hunters.
Phone: +1 (812) 853-3956
- Children’s Museum of Evansville (7 miles)
Take your kids to this downtown museum where you can watch them explore the educational, hands-on exhibits inside a historic Art Deco building.
Phone: +1 (812) 464-2663
- Evansville Museum (8.5 miles)
This respected museum boasts a permanent collection of more than 50,000 artistic pieces and cultural artifacts from the surrounding region.
Phone: +1 (812) 425-2406
- New Harmony (32 miles)
Well known for its attempts to develop Utopian communities, this historic town draws tourists with its relaxed culture and charming shops, restaurants and art galleries.
- USS LST 325 Ship Memorial (10 miles)
Tour this landing ship to learn about the “Grand Old Lady” and the many encounters she endured during World War II, the Korean War and in Vietnam.
Phone: +1 (812) 435-8678
- Burdette Park (13 miles)
Swim in the aquatic center or play a round of miniature golf at this local park. You can also explore the 170-acre landscape that stretches across Indiana’s scenic, rolling hills.
Phone: +1 (812) 435-5602
- Mesker Park Zoo & Botanic Garden (10 miles)
In addition to viewing the impressive array of animals at Mesker Park Zoo, you can also take part in special activities like giraffe feedings, holiday events, and paddleboat rides.
Phone: +1 (812) 435-6143
- Ohio Riverfront (8 miles)
The brick walkway along the Ohio Riverfront provides a great place to go for a run, enjoy a leisurely stroll or ride a bike. This area also serves as a popular venue for summer concerts and festivals.
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