Area Attractions

City of Hamilton’s close proximity to the metropolitan areas of Cincinnati and Dayton makes it the center of an exciting tourist region. It provides a vast array of recreational opportunities including amusement parks, water parks, botanical gardens, air force museum and major league baseball and NFL teams:
U.S. Air Force Museum
Attractions
  • Located a few miles east of Hamilton, Kings Island is one of the country's finest amusement and recreational centers with rides, games, stage shows, and entertainment.
  • The Beach Waterpark is 35 acres filled with 2 million gallons of water fun, 40,000 square feet of white sand, and more than 40 rides. It is the perfect summer getaway for the whole family.
  • Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden, located south of Hamilton, is regarded as one of the top 3 zoos in America and with over 750 species. It is home to the largest animal collection in the nation.
  • The National Museum of the United States Air Force near Dayton receives more than 1.2 million visitors a year. It portrays the history and traditions of the United States Air Force through specialized displays and exhibition of historical items.
  • Set on the banks of the Great Miami River, with Rolling Meadows, fields, and forest, Campbell Gard is the perfect setting to experience nature and the outdoors with variety of year-round programs.