The Oldest Town In Ohio That Everyone Should Visit At Least Once

The historic riverboat town of Marietta, Ohio is known as the first permanent settlement of the Northwest Territory—and it’s unbelievably charming. The town borders West Virginia and is nestled along the banks of both the Muskingum and Ohio River. It’s known for its Victorian-style houses, rich history, European ambience, brick streets and sternwheelers.

Take a look:

Have you ever been to Marietta, Ohio before? What was your experience like? Share your stories and photos with us!

To see more historic river towns in Ohio, check out our previous article, 10 Charming River Towns In Ohio To Visit.