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This Roadside Attraction In Ohio Is The Most Unique Thing You’ve Ever Seen

One of the most impressive American folk art sites can be found right here in Ohio—and it’s a backyard masterpiece that will likely make you do a double-take.

Observe a mixture of history, religion, and Depression-era pop culture at the Hartman Rock Garden, built by Harry “Ben” Hartman from 1932 – 1939. The garden can be seen today at the corner of McCain and Russell streets in Springfield. It’s a truly unique roadside attraction you have to see to believe. Take a look:

Hartman Rock Garden is located at 1905 Russell Ave, Springfield, OH 45506. Have you ever been here before? If so, share your photos and experiences with us!

For more unique roadside attractions in Ohio, check out our previous article: 14 Bizarre Roadside Attractions In Ohio That Will Make You Do A Double Take.

April Dray
Ohio staff writer and editor for Only in Your State. Written word is my zeal. I love my cat and she tolerates me.