• The Harding Memorial

    The Harding Tomb features majestic Georgian marble pillars arranged in a circular memorial. Drive by the corner of Delaware Ave. and Vernon Heights Blvd.
  • Tallgrass Trail

    The Marion Tallgrass Trail just did a ribbon cutting on an additional three miles of trail thanks to grants and matched funding. Each day they get closer to their 12 mile goal.
  • President Warren G Harding's Tomb

    The Harding Tomb features majestic Georgian marble pillars arranged in a circular memorial. Drive by the corner of Delaware Ave. and Vernon Heights Blvd.
  • Marion Aquatic Center

    Marion Lincoln Park Aquatic Center is one of several fun summer places to spend some quality time with family. Check out our “what to do” page for details.
  • Busby Park Mural

    There are several murals in and around Marion County. “Marion, The Heart of It All” Mural is in Downtown Marion at Busby Park.
  • Vintage Car Group

    Planning a group gathering? Car groups, family reunions, class reunion your first call should be to the Marion Area Convention & Visitors Bureau for information and direction. We offer a family reunion packet. Send a request with your visitor guide request.
  • Fort Morrow 9/11 Steel Beam

    There are many unique attractions in Marion County. You can find a memorial with a piece of steel from the 9/11 Twin Towers in Waldo, Ohio
  • Geocaching

    Discover history and a whole lot more while geocaching the Marion County GeoTrail. Download your geo playing card and begin your family adventure



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Visitors Guide

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Contact Us

Marion Area Convention
& Visitors Bureau

Mallard Square
1713 Marion-Mt. Gilead Road,
Suite 110
Marion, Ohio 43302

Hours:
Daily 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Toll Free: 800.371.6688
Local: 740.389.9770
Fax: 740.725.9295

Upcoming Events

May
5
Thu
4:00 pm Downtown Marion Market @ Prospect Street United Methodist Church
Downtown Marion Market @ Prospect Street United Methodist Church
May 5 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The Downtown Marion Market will have various vendors with an array of products.
May
7
Sat
7:00 pm Time Travelers Ball @ Tri-Rivers Career Center
Time Travelers Ball @ Tri-Rivers Career Center
May 7 @ 7:00 pm
While not a ball in the traditional sense, the evening is an opportunity for participants to “travel” to their favorite time in history while dressing in period clothing from the past, present, alternative past or
May
8
Sun
11:00 am All Occasions Sunday Buffet @ All Occasions Catering & Banquet Facility
All Occasions Sunday Buffet @ All Occasions Catering & Banquet Facility
May 8 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Groups welcome, please phone ahead for reservations!
May
11
Wed
11:00 am St. James Rd. Covered Bridge Rib...
St. James Rd. Covered Bridge Rib...
May 11 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Everyone is welcome to attend this exciting ribbon cutting of the new covered bridge located on St. James Rd. right off of Whetstone River Road near Kings Mill Golf Course. Ribbon Cutting will take place