Dozens Of New Statues Are Hiding All Over Cincinnati And Here’s Where To Find Them

Cincinnati has been home to many firsts throughout history, and the city loves to celebrate these achievements and milestones. As a baseball-loving town, it’s no surprise that Cincinnati was the birthplace of the sport – the Cincinnati Red Stockings were the first professional team in the world! Baseball’s roots run deep in the Queen City, and this year, the team is celebrating its 150th anniversary. The Reds are holding many special events throughout the season to commemorate the occasion, but perhaps the most fun experience is the addition of the Mr. Redlegs Benches all around the city. Dozens of these statues and benches are now hiding all over Cincinnati and we’ll show you what to look for and where to find them.

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We love the way the Reds are celebrating their big anniversary, and this fun scavenger hunt is a great excuse to get out and explore our amazing city. It’s time to embark on a baseball-themed adventure to track down these 24 commemorative benches. Have you already spotted some around town? Let us know which ones you’ve found in the comments and feel free to share your photos with us too!

For more information on all of the exciting things happening during this 150th season, visit the team’s website here.

And while you’re searching for the benches, see if you can also visit these jaw-dropping places around Cincinnati, featured in a previous article here.