Stroll through this waterfront downtown. Visit our many antiques and collectible stores. Eat at a local restaurant. Shop at a unique gift store. Find almost any service you might need!
Downtown Sandusky is also well known for its beautiful parks. Sandusky is an Ohio “Tree City,” and has won many competitions for its floral displays. There are many parks located downtown, both on the water and off Washington Street. Enjoy a relaxing afternoon or evening in one of our park gazebos; take a break in one of the park picnic areas. Historic Architecture and Downtown Parks Walking Tour brochures are available at venues throughout the Downtown area.
Downtown Sandusky also boasts several attractions and museums. The Maritime Museum, Merry-Go-Round Museum, Follett House Museum, Eleutheros Cooke House, and Sandusky Library are all well worth a visit.
Fish off the Jackson Street Pier; have lunch at beautiful Shoreline Park on the waterfront. Relax at Schade/Mylander Plaza, or visit the “Boy with the Boot” statue. Marvel at the working floral clock in Washington Park.
With over three million visitors to the city of Sandusky each year, this historic downtown is a beautiful, charming, and enchanting place to visit. Please come see us this year!
Don’t forget: There are many special events held in our downtown area. See what’s currently on the calendar; check out upcoming special events.
We’ll see you downtown!