Local Area Attractions
A canvas of emerald green hills and freshly plowed fields, adorned with immaculate red and white barns and winding country roads with horse and buggy moving at a leisurely pace. This tranquil scene is just a glimpse of the home spun warmth of Amish Country. Ohio Holmes County area represents the largest settlement of Amish people in the world.
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Warther Carvings are priceless collection of beautiful carvings depicting the history of the steam locomotives and steam engines in ivory, ebony and pearl. Button house with 73,282 buttons on the walls and ceilings, Swiss style gardens, and Original Warther House opening Spring 2010. Open seven days 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. daily (last tour starts at 4:00 p.m.).
331 Karl Ave.
Dover, Ohio 44622
Historic Zoar Village
Historic Zoar Village was founded in 1817 as a refuge from religious persecution by German immigrants. In 1819, they formed a communal society, where all shred equally. After digging 7 miles of the Ohio & Erie Canal, the group became prosperous and farmed over 5,500 acres of land and started weaving and iron industries. Today many buildings remain, some private, some as shop, and eleven as museums administered by the Ohio Historical Society. June-August 11:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m., Closed Monday. September-October, Friday & Saturday 11:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
198 Main St.
Zoar, Ohio 44697
(330) 874-4336, toll free 1-800-874-4336