Explore Historic Sites and the Great Outdoors
Whether you’re in the area for corporate meetings downtown or shopping at the area's many antique outlets
, the Country Inn & Suites, Springfield offers an ideal location for your stay. The hotel is just 10 minutes from Wittenberg University in downtown and is even closer to historic homes and museums like the Westcott House. Families also appreciate our proximity to recreational hot spots like Victory Lanes bowling alley and the NTPRD Chiller indoor ice rink. If you’re looking for things to do outdoors, head to the Splash Zone Aquatic Center or Buck Creek State Park to kayak, fish and hike the day away.
- NTPRD Chiller (2 miles)
Catch adult and youth league hockey matches and tournaments or hit the ice yourself during open skate at Springfield’s first indoor ice rink.
Phone: +1 (937) 323-7465
- Carleton Davidson Stadium (2.9 miles)
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.
Phone: +1 (937) 328-7275
- Champions Center Expo (12 miles)
Watch championship barrel racing, dog shows and cattle sales at the Midwest’s premier livestock expo center.
Phone: +1 (937) 324-4353
Antiques, Arts and Culture:
- Pennsylvania House Museum (1.1 miles)
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.
Phone: +1 (937) 322-7668
- Springfield Museum of Art (1.7 miles)
Founded in 1946, this Smithsonian-affiliated museum houses a collection of 19th- and 20th-century European and American art.
Phone: +1 (937) 325-4673
- Clark State Performing Arts Center (2.5 miles)
Enjoy Broadway hits like Rent and Pippin along with world-class comedy performances and concerts at the Performing Arts Center on the campus of Clark State Community College.
Phone: +1 (937) 328-3874
- Westcott House (3.7 miles)
Tour this historic home designed by renowned American architect Frank Lloyd Wright to witness a prime example of his famous Prairie Style. Reservations are recommended.
Phone: +1 (937) 327-9291
- Victory Lanes (0.4 miles)
Strike some pins while you chow down on pizza at this local bowling alley, which features 36 lanes with automatic scoring.
Phone: +1 (937) 323-8684
- Splash Zone Aquatic Center (1.5 miles)
Float down the lazy river or race down the bowl slide at the Splash Zone, a family-friendly water park open every summer.
Phone: +1 (937) 324-7665
- Young’s Jersey Dairy (9.5 miles)
Sample homemade ice cream, play mini golf and pet the friendly goats at Young’s, a working farm with family activities year-round.
Phone: +1 (937) 325-0629
- Buck Creek State Park (10 miles)
Stroll past springs, bogs and forests at Buck Creek State Park, or spend a day on the water at the park’s 2,100-acre reservoir. If you’re lucky, you may spot one of the park’s rare songbirds.
Phone: +1 (937) 322-5284