Explore Marion’s Historical Attractions
The Country Inn & Suites offers easy access to Marion’s history and its most entertaining destinations. Discover the life of the 29th president at the Warren G. Harding Home & Memorial, and then wander through Marion’s historic downtown for shopping, dining and other fun things to do. You can also visit Wyandot Popcorn Museum, one of the only popcorn museums in the world, or sample local wine at Shamrock Vineyard. The Marion Palace Theatre features movies and live theatrical productions, and the Bluefusion Entertainment complex offers bowling, mini golf and arcade games.
History and Culture
- Marion Palace Theatre (3.5 miles)
The Marion Palace Theatre blends film screenings, live theatrical productions and educational presentations to create a true cultural destination.
Phone: +1 (740) 383-2102
- Warren G. Harding Home & Memorial (2.7 miles)
Open as a museum since 1926, the Harding Home previously housed Warren G. Harding, 29th president of the United States. He and his wife, Florence, lived there from 1891 to 1921, and the site includes more than 5,000 of their personal artifacts.
Phone: +1 (740) 387-9630
- Wyandot Popcorn Museum (3.5 miles)
Visit one of the world’s only popcorn museums and discover the world's largest collection of popcorn poppers and peanut roasters.
Phone: +1 (740) 387-4255
- Bluefusion Entertainment (1.1 miles)
This indoor entertainment complex includes a two-story playground, 22 bowling lanes, arcade games, a mini golf course and Poppy’s, a sit-down restaurant with a full menu.
Phone: +1 (740) 386-4255
- Downtown Marion (3.5 miles)
Explore local restaurants and shopping in historic downtown Marion.
Phone: +1 (740) 802-7329
- Marion Centre (4 miles)
This expansive shopping center is home to stores like Bath & Body Works and Finish Line. It also has restaurants and a cinema.
Phone: +1 (740) 389-5785
- Marion County International Raceway (19 miles)
Spend a day at the track and witness a thrilling drag race.
Phone: +1 (740) 499-3666
- Shamrock Vineyard (10 miles)
This family-run winery offers table wines all made from local or regional grapes.
Phone: +1 (740) 726-2883