Welcome to The Greater Grand Lake St. Marys Region, a diverse vacation destination.
From arrowheads to moonrocks to Ohio’s largest inland lake your visit to the region will be one of fun and discovery.
You’ll find good food, unique shopping and friendly folks to help make your visit more enjoyable. While you’re here check out the peaceful rural countryside, beautiful lake vistas and historic architecture. It is the perfect escape from the everyday, ordinary routine.
Armstrong Air and Space Museum
Named in honor of Wapakoneta native Neil Armstrong, first man to set foot on the moon, this museum chronicles Ohio’s contributions to the history of space flight. Among the items on display are a F5D Sky Lancer, the Gemini VIII spacecraft, Apollo 11 artifacts and a moon rock. You can also view artifacts from Armstrong’s life and see how a young man from small town America went on to become the first man to walk on the moon.
|Armstrong Air and Space Museum|
Miami & Erie Canal
In St. Marys, Memorial Park is home to the Belle of St. Marys, a replica canal boat and also features a covered bridge, clock tower and a lovely brick walkway along the canal trail to restored Lock 13. While in St. Marys, check out Grand Lake St. Marys. The 13,500 acre manmade body of water originally served as a source of water for the canal.
|Belle of St. Marys|
Check out The Greater Grand Lake St. Marys Region and we’re sure you’ll make it your getaway destination time and time again.