Family & Guest Activities

Below is a list of activities to enjoy while visiting Cleveland.
Links are given so you can make plans and purchase tickets, if needed.
List will be updated for additional options.

Last updated: 7/13/16
   

  
FAMILY YOGA AT THE CLEVELAND PUBLIC LIBRARY (Saturday, 10:30-11:30am): FREE

Join the Yoga Academy of North America for a fun-filled family yoga class where the whole room will be our mat! All ages welcome, from babies to grandparents. Please preregister: each family must include one adult. If you are bringing a baby, recommended that you use a sling.

Cleveland Public Library, Main Library (4th Floor, Youth Services Dept)
325 Superior Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44114
Call 216-623-2800


WALKING TOURS: FREE


How to take a hike: show up for a tour, and enjoy! Reservations are appreciated. (If we know to expect large numbers of attendees, we will arrange for a second tour guide to be available.) Groups of ten or more should call 216-771-1994 in advance. Donations are encouraged to help match the program’s grants. Tours take place rain or shine. Comfortable walking shoes are recommended.  And, don’t forget to bring along your water bottle on hot days.

  • Gateway District Tour: every Saturday (meet at 10:00am in the Arcade – 401 Euclid Avenue)

  • Canal Basin Park in the Flats Tour: every Sunday (meet at 10:00am at the Flat Iron Café – 1114 Center Street) Special 9/4 – the Lorenzo Carter Cabin will be open for attendees to visit at the end of the tour

  • Additional tours on week days if you’re staying longer


CUYAHOGA RIVER CRUISES – NARRATED SIGHTSEEING TOURS:

  • Tuesday through Saturday Cruise Times: 12Noon & 3:00PM
Adults $17.00 • Seniors $15.00 • Children $9.00 (ages 5-12) 4 & under are FREE

  • Sunday Cruise Times:
1:00PM & 3:30PM (Narrated Sightseeing Tours)
Adults $17.00 • Seniors $15.00 • Children $9.00 (ages 5-12) 4 & under are FREE

OR

NARRATED SUNDAY LUNCHEON TOUR  (ADVANCED reservations required)
Swashbuckler’s Lunch & Narrated Sightseeing Tour:
Adults $31.95 • Children $24.95 (2-12)
Lunch dockside @ 12Noon, Cruising 1:00PM to 3:00PM


CLEVELAND METROPARKS:

  • Check out the calendar for a variety of activities, events, hiking, etc.




CLEVELAND NATIONAL AIR SHOW:

  • September 3-5 at Burke Lakefront Airport – lots happening in the air and on the ground!


MUSEUMS & CENTERS:

At Wade Oval:

Open 10:00am-5:00pm
Admission: FREE (some special exhibitions may require a fee)

Open Monday through Saturday: 10:00am-5:00pm; Wednesday: 10:00am-10:00pm; Sunday: Noon-5:00pm; Closed on Labor Day
Admission: $15/adults; $10/children (additional fee for planetarium)

Open Tuesday through Saturday: 10:00am-5:00pm; Wednesday: 10:00am-9:00pm; Sunday: Noon-5:00pm; Closed on Labor Day
Admission: $11/adults; $6/children

Includes the historic Euclid Beach Park Grand Carousel!

Open Tuesday through Saturday: 10:00am-5:00pm; Sunday: 12:00pm-5:00pm; Closed on Labor Day
Admission: $10/adults; $5/children

Downtown Cleveland:

Open every day from 10:00am-5:30pm; Wednesdays & Saturdays until 9:00pm
Admission: $23.50/adults; $13.75/children (9-12); Free/children 8 and under with purchase of an adult admission

plus   NASA Glen Visitor Center
Steamship William G Mather
OMNIMAX Theater

Open Monday – Saturday, 10:00am-5:00pm; Sunday, NOON-5:00pm
Admission: check the website for pricing options



  • Friday Night, 7:10pm: Indians vs Marlins (Sugardale Dollar Dog Night; Fireworks)

  • Saturday Night, 7:10pm: Indians vs Marlins (Carlos Baerga Jersey)

  • Sunday Afternoon, 4:10pm: Indians vs Marlins (KeyBank Kids Fun Day; Kids Run the Bases)