P.O. Box 707
Dresden, OH 43821
info@destinationdresden.com
1-740-888-1226

World's Largest Basket

 
The World's Largest Basket is a woven wooden basket that is 48 feet long and 23 feet tall and is nestled in the middle of Dresden's shopping district.

The basket is a tribute to the Longaberger Company's founding in Dresden. Watch for the exciting details for the renovation scheduled for this summer.


Corner of 5th and Main
Dresden, OH 43842


Dresden Swim Center

 
When it’s time to relax, enjoy a beautiful day with us at The Dresden Swim Center. Along with the stainless steel pool, which accommodates up to 800 people, it offers a bathhouse, lockers, showers and a snack bar for your convenience. Meeting space is available, as well as daily guest rates.

1330 S Main St
Dresden, OH 43821
(740) 754-6567



Dresden Recreation

 

Muskingum Recreation Trail -This approximately four mile long asphalt trail connects Rock Cut Road in Muskingum Township with Main Street in Jefferson Township.  The trail follows the Muskingum River and offers exceptional views of huge rock formations.

Rock Cut Road
Dresden, Ohio 43821
740.455.8237

Kenny Wolford Community Park- A beautiful outdoor recreation area built to honor longtime Dresden Police Chief Kenny Wolford.  Features include biddy league baseball fields, sand volleyball and basketball.

1354 South Main Street
Dresden, Ohio 43821
740.322.5588



Dresden Historic Village

   There are many historic sites in Dresden, come see for yourself.  Everything from the Suspension bridge to Prospect Place which was part of the Underground Railroad.




Prospect Place

 
Prospect Place was built in 1856 by Abolitionist George Willison Adams. The 29 room estate is now the home of the G. W. Adams Educational Center, Inc., a 501(C)(3) public charity. Tours and ghost hunts of the estate are available and special events are held periodically throughout the year with an annual Civil War re-enactment the last weekend of June. For details call 740-754-1814 or visit www.gwacenter.org.

12150 Main Street
P.O. Box 196
Trinway, OH 43842
(740) 221-4175
gwacenter@gmail.com
www.gwacenter.org


The Wilds

 
The Wilds is one of the largest and most innovative wildlife conservation centers in the world. Located on nearly 10,000 acres just a short drive southeast of Dresden, it is home to rare and endangered animals from around the world. Visitors can board a guided Safari Transport to see and learn about the animals as they live in natural, open-range habitats, and learn about the Wild’s conservation work. The tour includes a stop at the Mid-Sized Carnivore Conservation Center. A gift shop, café, birding and butterfly areas, summer camps, education programs, group tours, overnight lodging opportunities, and more are available to visitors. Open select days May through October. Call or visit the website for the seasonal visitor’s schedule.

14000 International Rd
Cumberland, OH 43732
(740) 638-5030
www.thewilds.org


Historic Roscoe Village


Imagine a living history community offering glimpses into the past through costumed interpreters, artisan demonstrators, and old-fashioned shops and restaurants that give a flavor of life in the 1800s. Living history, hands-on activities, beautiful gardens, shopping, dining, lodging--Historic Roscoe Village offers something for everyone. A restored 1830s canal town, Roscoe is located along what once was the Ohio-Erie Canal. Guests can climb aboard the horse-drawn Monticello III for a peaceful 40-minute float down a restored section of the Ohio-Erie Canal. Each year Roscoe hosts various festivals, special events, and holiday activities that both educate and provide fun entertainment for guests. 



600 N Whitewoman St
Coshocton, Ohio
(800) 877-1830
www.roscoevillage.com


Longaberger Golf Club

 
Named by Golf Digest the “Best New Upscale Public Golf Course” in 2000 and most recently the #1 rated public course in Ohio, Longaberger Golf Club continues its tradition for superlative Ohio golf and outstanding guest service.  Located just 40 miles from downtown Columbus, Longaberger’s spectacular Arthur Hills-designed championship golf course, array of upscale banquet and event amenities, delicious dining and variety of player development programs offer a foursome of great reasons to visit.


1 Long Drive
Nashport, OH 43830
(740) 763-1100
www.longabergergolfclub.com