Things to Do in Toledo, Ohio With Small Children

Things to Do in Toledo, Ohio With Small Children
Toledo is located in the northwest corner of Ohio; it's only a stone's throw away from the state of Michigan. If you are visiting the area with your children and are looking for fun things to do, don't worry. Toledo has many things to offer the visiting family in terms of entertainment and fun. From minor league baseball games to science museums that teach as much as they entertain, Toledo is a great place to take your small children for fun.

Tony Paco's

If your children love hot dogs, head on over to Tony Paco's. This restaurant was popularized by the character Klinger in the hit television show M*A*S*H. Even if you don't like hot dogs, there is a wide variety of food available for you to order. In addition, what helps set this restaurant apart from other hot dog joints is the wall of hot dog buns. Almost all of the walls are covered in hot dog buns which have been signed by numerous celebrities. Your kids will surely love the wall art, and you'll probably get a kick out of all the celebrities who have stopped in, from the cast of M*A*S*H to former president Clinton.

Tony Paco's
1902 Front Street
Toledo, OH 43605
(419) 691-1953

Toledo Mud Hens

If you're in Toledo during the summer time--and are up for a fun evening of baseball--head on over to watch the Toledo Mud Hens. The Toledo Mud Hens is a AAA affiliate of the Detroit Tigers. This is where most of the teams of and coming stars will perform at before being called up to the big league. At the Mud Hens game, you will pay far less than the typical major league price, and the food and drinks will be cheaper as well.

Toledo Mud Hens
Fifth Third Field
406 Washington Street
Toledo, OH 43604
(419) 725-HENS


If you're looking for a good time for both you and your child--yet still want them to have a learning experience--head on out to Cosi. Cosi is a science museum designed especially with kids in mind. Have fun playing while you learn. There is virtual reality where you will have to watch yourself play volleyball on a screen while you take on your kids. Learn about gravity by experiencing what it's like to live in a zero-gravity atmosphere. Discover how much you would weigh on the moon or on the sun. The amount of fun and what you can learn is limitless.

Cosi Toledo
1 Discovery Way
Toledo, OH 43604
(419) 244-2674

Article Written By Greyson Ferguson

Greyson Ferguson is a graduate of the Savannah College of Art and Design with a degree in film and television. He currently resides in Lansing, Michigan where he works on independent film projects and writes for numerous publications. Ferguson primarily focuses on computer and electronic articles. Greyson produces, focusing on only upbeat news stories with daily updates.

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