Trip time! Discover the cafés and university life in Norwood.

Find lots to see and do in Norwood—restaurants, shopping, and sights from Rookwood Commons to Drake Planetarium.

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Shopping, Cafes and Walking

Top Hotels in Norwood

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
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Courtyard Cincinnati Midtown/Rookwood
3 out of 5
3813 Edwards Road, Cincinnati, OH
$149/night
Aug 30 - Aug 31
4.4/5Wonderful! (151 reviews)

Situated in Cincinnati, this hotel is 0.2 mi (0.3 km) from Rookwood Commons and 2.4 mi (3.9 km) from Xavier University. Drake Planetarium and Cincinnati Observatory ...

4.4/5Wonderful! (151 reviews)

"It is clean, the bathroom fan really removes steam from the air which is rare in a hotel in my experience."…"

Reviewed on Jun 30, 2019

Courtyard Cincinnati Midtown/Rookwood
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Residence Inn by Marriott Cincinnati Midtown/Rookwood
3 out of 5
3815 Edwards Road, Cincinnati, OH
$169/night
Aug 30 - Aug 31
4.7/5Exceptional! (50 reviews)

Situated in Cincinnati, this aparthotel is 0.2 mi (0.3 km) from Rookwood Commons and 2.4 mi (3.9 km) from Xavier University. Drake Planetarium and Cincinnati ...

4.7/5Exceptional! (50 reviews)

"great location near Xavier, good restuarants within walking distance. Nice room, although was a little hot at night, couldn't turn air down any farther than 67 degrees. breakfast was good enough, staff in kitchen and eating area was excellent, kept everything stocked and clean. They were 5 stars. ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 16, 2019

Residence Inn by Marriott Cincinnati Midtown/Rookwood
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Home 4 Now 'just 4 U'
Cincinnati, OH

Situated in Cincinnati, this apartment building is within 1 mi (2 km) of Drake Planetarium and Xavier University. Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden is 2.8 ...

Home 4 Now 'just 4 U'

Popular things to do in Norwood

Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden
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Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden

See newborn baby gorillas and tigers at this park dubbed “the Sexiest Zoo in America” thanks to its successful breeding program.

Cincinnati Museum Center at Union Terminal
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Cincinnati Museum Center at Union Terminal

Choose between a variety of theaters and museums in this landmark art deco building.

Fountain Square
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Fountain Square

Attend a rally or art exhibit in this busy piazza marked by a gorgeous bronze fountain from the 19th century.

Cincinnati Art Museum
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Cincinnati Art Museum

Discover 6,000 years of art, including work by 19th-century European masters, in this free gallery in scenic Eden Park.

Krohn Conservatory
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Krohn Conservatory

Explore a desert, watch a waterfall cascade through the rain forest or enjoy the seasonal flower shows in Eden Park’s impressive art deco conservatory.

Kings Island
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Kings Island

This award-winning amusement and water park in Mason has more than 80 thrilling rides and attractions.

Top activities in Norwood

Any Day General Admission Ticket to the Cincinnati Zoo
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Any Day General Admission Ticket to the Cincinnati Zoo

$26

The Zoological Society of Cincinnati was founded in 1873 and officially opened its doors in 1875, making the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden the second oldest Zoo in the United States.

One Game of Zombie Scavengers of Cincinnati, OH
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One Game of Zombie Scavengers of Cincinnati, OH

$3

Can you survive the zombie apocalypse… Zombie Scavengers leads you into the city to collect supplies to survive during this interactive scavenger game. With the whole world in chaos and zombies outnumbering the living 10 to 1, small colonies of the living are doing all they can to survive.

3Quest Challenge of Cincinnati, OH
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3Quest Challenge of Cincinnati, OH

$10

Using your smartphone, you'll be given an app to download and a starting location. Once you arrive at the starting location, you'll send a text to check in and get your game setup on the app.

Crazy Dash of Cincinnati, OH
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Crazy Dash of Cincinnati, OH

$10

Using your smartphone, you'll be given an app to download and a starting location. Once you arrive at the starting location, you'll send a text to check in and get your game setup on the app.

Kings Island General Admission Ticket
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Kings Island General Admission Ticket

$47

Visit: 6300 Kings Island Dr, Mason, OH 45040-9665 From some of the most thrilling roller coasters in the world to the 16-time award winning kids area and regions premier water park, there’s fun for everyone in the family at Kings Island! Discover themed areas, each presenting different thrills.

Wacky Walks of Cincinnati, OH
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Wacky Walks of Cincinnati, OH

$10

Using your smartphone, you'll be given an app to download and a starting location. Once you arrive at the starting location, you'll send a text to check in and get your game setup on the app.