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Best Landmarks in Akron

Handpicked Top 3 Landmarks in Akron, Ohio. They face a rigorous 50-Point Inspection, which includes customer reviews, history, complaints, ratings, satisfaction, trust, cost and general excellence. You deserve the best!

DR. BOB’S HOME

855 Ardmore Avenue, Akron, OH 44302

Since 1915

Private Party, Architecture Buildings, Conservation, Classrooms, Gift Shops, Reception, Rental Facility, Scouting, Special Events, Wedding, Birthday Party, House, Workshops, Corporate Events, Meeting Space and Facilities, Field Trip & Guided Tours

It was in this house and surrounding neighbourhood where the miracle of recovery began for many hundreds of men and women ● The first thing you’ll see when you reach Dr. Bob’s Home is the twelve stone and wooden steps that lead up to the front porch ● Too many visitors, the steps and stone plaque symbolizes the foundation of A.A ● Dr. Bob’s Home is one of only two National Historic Landmarks in Summit County and one of 73 in the state of Ohio

drbobhouse@sbcglobal.net

drbobshome.org/the-home

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Mon - Sun 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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SIMON PERKINS STONE MANSION

550 Copley Road, Akron, OH 44320

Since 1837

Youth and Family Programs, Architectural, Group Tour, Educational, Event Rentals, Library, Preservation and Restoration, Summer Camp, Community Outreach, Exhibitions, Speaker Presentations, Cultural Activities & Workshops

The Mansion is now a historic house museum whose objects and rooms not only bring to life the Perkins family's lifestyles over three generations interpret the history of Akron and Summit County from Akron's founding to the turn of the century ● The Society, a 501(c)3 corporation, owns and manages several properties including the Perkins Stone Mansion, home of Akron's founding family; John Brown House, home of the internationally recognized abolitionist; and Old Stone School in downtown Akron

Price: Self guided tours is $8 for adults and $2 for students

summithistory.org/perkins...

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Wed - Sat 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Sun - Tue Closed

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HOWER HOUSE

60 Fir Hill, Akron, OH 44304

Since 1871

Birthday Party, Reception, Afternoon Tea Programs, Conservation, Group Tour, Field Trip, Rental, Corporate Event, Photo Gallery, Cellar Door Store, Landmarks, Architecture Buildings, Membership Information, Special Events, Wedding & Private Party

This 28-room mansion is capped with a distinctive mansard roof and soaring tower ● Visitors are welcome to view the unique architecture and rare treasures of this National Historic Landmark 11 months of the year ● The mansion is filled with hundreds of treasures and furnishings the Hower family collected from around the world ● The house has three floors with a ballroom on the third floor

howerhouse@uakron.edu

howerhouse.org/history-of...

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Wed - Sat 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Sun - Tue Closed

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