When driving on the back roads between Mansfield and New Philadelphia, you’ll see horse-drawn buggies on the road and know that you are heading in the right direction. Amish settlements dot the northeastern side of the state where floor-length dresses, technology-free lifestyles, and a good old friendly hello is the norm. Plan a family-friendly vacation filled with educational experiences, homemade chocolates and cheese, and the infamous buggy rides!
Visit the Amish and Mennonite Heritage Center to learn about the Amish’s unique lifestyles. Pick up handmade goods and gifts at one of the regional shopping villages. Taste traditional Amish cooking and enjoy the simpler way of life. Enhance your experience by staying at a unique property right in the heart of Ohio’s Amish Country. You can find relaxing log cabins, accommodations in a historic barn, or luxurious rooms that are literally built into the earth.