Approximately 21,000 people call Sidney in Southwest Ohio home.
The city is located some 65 miles (105 kilometers) from the state capital of Ohio, Columbus and about 85 miles (137 kilometers) from Cincinnati.
Learn more about the past at Piqua Historical Area State Memorial and Johnston Historical Farm, just a sample of the important historic buildings and sites in Sidney. To learn more about the past, it’s also valuable to tour the other preserved old buildings in the vicinity of Sidney.
Motorsports enthusiasts will love the incredible machines and heart-stopping action at the Eldora Speedway, a number one racing circuit in the Sidney region. For a great day out, take the family to a race and enjoy all the tyre-squealing action as as drivers and riders race to be first past the chequered flag.
Golf nuts will love Shelby Oaks Golf Club, the best place to tee off on in the Sidney area. Grab your golf bag and cap and hit the fairways, then finish the day in the clubhouse sharing stories with friendly locals.
The ecological preserves surrounding Sidney give visitors an insight into the animals and plants that flourish in the area. Stretch your legs at Ohio State Caverns and savor being out in nature and away from the urban streets.
If you are ready to indulge in some retail therapy visit the stores at the Miami Valley Center Mall. Check out what the locals are buying and take home some unique gifts or treats.
If you’ve still got an hour or two to spare after visiting all the great attractions in Sidney, be sure to pop over to the Zane Shawnee Caverns.