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Best things to do in Mansfield

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Historic Site
“Ohio State Reformatory – 9 min – for history or haunting, check out the tours. More info: mrps.org ”
8local recommendations
Café
“Relax It’s Just Coffee – 11 min – local coffee house with a great vibe. Also serving up tea, smoothies, and tasty treats from Blackbird Bakery (located inside). More info: RelaxItsJustCoffee.com ”
5local recommendations
Theatre
“Local productions and national acts grace the stage at Mansfield's historical theater. From opera to symphony to comedy - and everything in between.”
3local recommendations
Theme Park Ride / Attraction
“Richland Carrousel Park – 11 min – Revisit your childhood and take a ride on one of the 52 beautifully hand-carved and painted carrousel figures. Take a stroll through the gift shop for a memento of the occasion. More info: RichlandCarrousel.com ”
2local recommendations
Bar
“Phoenix Brewing Company – 12 min – 16 taps of local brew and other options for the non-beer enthusiast. Live music on the weekends. More info: PhoenixBrewing.com ”
5local recommendations
Park
2local recommendations
Point of Interest
Garden
“Kingwood Center Gardens – 7 min – 47 acres of beautiful flower gardens, fountains, and greenhouses. More info: KingwoodCenter.org”
4local recommendations
Route
“This is the old Mansfield/Ohio State Reformatory that was used as the back drop in "Shawshank Redemption." The Reformatory has historical/movie tours and also overnight ghost stays. Very cool place!”
1local recommendations
Farm
“BLUEBERRY DONUTS! It’s also a coffee shop, winery, restaurant, and gift shop, and blueberry farm with pick your own blueberries in the summer. ”
3local recommendations
Creperie
Pizza Place
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1local recommendations
Bookstore
“Don't miss this downtown gem. It's our favorite shop in town with a quirky book selection and local art displayed in the book loft.”
2local recommendations
Taco Place
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1local recommendations
American Restaurant
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Museum
1local recommendations