The Unique Village In Ohio Where Time Stands Still
Most people don’t realize Ohio is home to some beautiful, restored canal towns that can make you feel as if history has stood still.
Along the southern bank of the Maumee River, just southwest of Toledo, you’ll find a restored canal town that’s truly one of a kind. With a population of about 986, it’s a quaint place to live and the perfect place to visit for a day trip. Grand Rapids, Ohio beautifully preserves its history through architecture, canal rides and unique festivals. Here’s why you’ll want to visit this unique village:
Have you ever visited Grand Rapids before? If so, we want to know what your experience was like!
April is the Ohio staff writer for Only in Your State. She is an Ohio native with a Bachelor of Science in Journalism from E.W. Scripps School of Journalism. With more than 10 years of writing experience and a background in news reporting for Ohio newspapers, she's published pieces in multiple print and online publications. When she's not on deadline or chasing after her toddler, she's hunting for hidden gems in Ohio or getting lost in a good book.