Explore Holmes County, Ohio
places to visit and help you plan your itinerary. This is a year around destination. View our Events Calendar to learn about unique cultural events, dramas and musicals, village festivals, and Amish school auctions that may be taking place during you stay. Following is a limited listing of many local and regional authentic cultural points of interest and mileages from The Barn Inn Bed and Breakfast. With so many things to do and see, as well as places to go, there's sure to be something fun for everyone. Let us be your tourism guide so you know all the hot spots in the area.
Every State highway throughout Holmes County has received the distinctive State and Federal scenic designation of Amish Country Byway.
Check our other page, Amish Business Directory, for a partial listing of Amish-owned businesses conveniently located near the inn that do not have websites. Businesses listed below that are Amish owned are marked ABD and their information is on the Amish Business Directory page.
Attractions, Shops, & Artisans
Amish Country Peddler, 8.8 mi., Largest Crocs footwear dealer in Ohio! Carry large selection of county home decor items, rugs, candles, curtains, and pine furniture. homespunwalnutcreek.com
Amish Home at Yoders, 11.9 mi., Tour a preserved Amish homestead, enjoy a buggy, take lecture tour through two authentic Amish homes. Open mid April - October. yodersamishhome.com
Amish & Mennonite Heritage Center/Behalt, 6.8 mi., 265' circular mural depicting European history of the Amish and Mennonites; schoolhouse and bookstore. behalt.com
Antique Emporium, 3.5 mi., Antique store that buys, sells, and trades, villageantiquesetc.com
Berlin Chile Traders, 5.4 mi., A delightful culinary shop featuring "hot" tastes
Berlin Creek Gallery, 5 mi., Gallery features outstanding selection of Amish scene art, frames; custom framing.
Berlin Village Gift Barn, 5.6 mi., Amazing & fun, 15,000 sq. ft. home decor, jewelry, and boutique shop - the innkeeper's favorite. villagegiftbarn.com
Blue River Gallery, 5 mi., Exceptional works of art by more than 200 fine American artists.
Bowden Bells & Garden Art, 13.8 mi., Mr. & Mrs. Bowden make creative art by using recycled metals and glass for gardens and outside decor. bowdenbells.com
Breitenbach Wine Cellars, 19.3 mi., Visit an Amish Country winery with over 40 different selections of wine, a gift shop, and tours as well as a cafe for lunch. breitenbachwine.com
Charm Harness & Boot, 8.2 mi., Mens', ladies', kids' shoes and apparel available for sale.
Coblentz Chocolate Co., 9.6 mi., Chocolates, candy, fruit, nuts, and coffee all available for sale.
Country Craft Cupboard, 5.4 mi., Craft supplies featuring patterns, samples, fabrics, wool, rug-hooking, scrapbooking, stitching, and the list goes on and on. coblentzchocolates.com
Country Gatherings, 5.6 mi., Vintage Country furnishings for the home and garden. shopcountrygatherings.com
Creative Outlet Indian Store, 21.5 mi., Famous Native American Store featuring jewelry, crafts, and art. creativeoutlet.net
Erb's Stove Center, 7 mi., Offer fireplaces, grills, stoves, outdoor furniture, etc.
The Farm at Walnut Creek, 11.3 mi., Unique and exotic animals. Take tours from a horse drawn wagon or your own vehicle. thefarmatwalnutcreek.com
Gateway Place Wine, 14.5 mi., Carries the most extensive selection of wines from Ohio wineries in the country. gatewayplacewine.com
Gospel Book Store, 5.2 mi., Christian book store with the latest books, Bibles, gifts, and music. mygospelbookstore.com
Gramma Fannie's Quilt Barn, 6.6 mi., Great selection of quilts and fabric. grammafanniesquilts.com
Guggisberg Cheese, 8.3 mi., Home of the original Baby Swiss Cheese. Features 60 varieties of cheese. babyswiss.com
Heini's Cheese Chalet, 6.6 mi., See where cheese is made with a tour through the factory and sample cheeses. heinis.com
Helping Hands Quilt Shop, 5.4 mi., Quilts, fabric, notions, stencils, quilt frames, and embroidery. helpinghandsquilts.com
Hershberger's Antiques, ABD, 10.9 mi., See the widest selection of antiques including a Grandfather Tiffany Clock! Something new to see everyday!
Hershberger's Bakery & Farm, 4.7 mi., Bakery, home-grown produce, petting area, gift shop, this place has it all.
Hillcrest Orchard ABD, 10.5 mi., 50 acres of apples, peaches, pumpkins, corn and more!
Historic Baltic Mill, 17 mi., See the old grinding equipment and check out their gift shop
Holmes County Flea Market, 5.6 mi., A unique shopping experience with more than 80 vendors. holmesfleamarket.com
Holmes County Pottery, 18 mi., Handmade pottery from functional dishware to garden planters.
Holmes Power Equipment, 5.9 mi., local Stihl dealer. www.stihldealer.net
Homespun Treasures, 8.9 mi., Primitive Home decor featuring lighting, florals, bedding, tableware, curtains and much more. homespunwalnutcreek.com
Jackson Street Gallery, 3.4 mi., A wonderful selection of gifts, home furnishings, flooring and interior designs. thejacksonstreetgallery.com
John Yoder Amish Home in Sugarcreek, 16.3 mi., Recognized as the oldest home in Sugarcreek, open Friday and Saturday 12-5 p.m.
Kaufman's Kountry Accents, 5.5 mi., Primitive decor, lanterns, valances, bags, candles, etc. kaufmanskountryaccents.com
Keim Lumber Company, 8.1 mi., This store has anything you could ever need when it comes to remodeling or building a new home. keimlumber.com
L & E Star Candles, 11 mi., An Amish candle maker that specializes in star-shaped candles. Watch her make them right in her home from morning until dark.
Lehman's, 23.3 mi., An old fashioned hardware store with unique items to be found. lehmans.com
Little Cottage Company, 5.2 mi., Play houses, storage sheds, dog kennels, greenhouses and much more! cottagekits.com
Lone Star Quilt Shop, 7.7 mi., Amish-made quilts and fabric
Longaberger Basket, 60.5 mi., The home office located in Newark sells handcrafted wood baskets and more. longaberger.com
Malabar Farm, 31.8 mi., A variety of activities including tours and hiking. malabarfarm.org
Maysville Harness Shop ABD, 12.3 mi., a complete line of horse supplies and family footwear.
Miller's Dry Goods, 8mi., fabric, patterns, handmade quilts and more. millersdrygoods.com
Moxie, 5.3 mi., A ladies clothing boutique that just opened in Berlin. Offers something for everyone!
Ms. Gadgets, 6.6 mi., Hundreds of kitchen utensils, supplies and much more. amishfarmvillage.com
Mt. Hope Fence, 8.9 mi., Maintenance free fences, railings, decks and pergolas. mounthopefence.com
Mt. Hope Livestock Auction, Flea Market, & Produce Auction, 7.2 mi., A variety of sales throughout the year. mthopeauction.com
Nature's Food Market, 5.3 mi., Health food store featuring organic produce, meat, vitamins, gluten free products, and more. naturesfoodmarket.com
NFL Hall of Fame, 30.1 mi., Come visit the Pro Football Hall of Fame! profootballhallof.com
Pioneer Loft, 3.4 mi., Antique, vintage, and handmade creations. pioneerloft.com
P. Graham Dunn, 21.5 mi., Inspirational art, gifts, and home decor. pgrahamdunn.com
The Pottery Niche, 7.9 mi., the largest selection of Polish pottery in North Ohio.
Raber's Bike Shop, 4.5 mi., Rent bikes to ride on the Holmes County Trail by the hour.
Raven's Glenn Winery, 36 mi., Winery and restaurant. Sample wine, take a tour, or eat their tasty cuisine. ravensglenn.com
Rolling Ridge Ranch, 7.5 mi., Animal park with over 500 different kinds from around the world. Feed the animals and check out the gift shop. visitrollingridge.com
Ruth's Amish Dolls, 12.3 mi., They make authentic, collectible Amish dolls, clothes and patterns.
R.W. Leather, 10.6 mi., Largest selection of belts, handbags, wallets, coin purses, etc.
School House Winery, 29.1 mi., Winery located in a 123-year old, one room schoolhouse. schoolhousewine.com
Schrock's Amish Farm and Village, 6.6 mi., Many activities offered at this unique location including a tour of an Amish house and many shops to visit. amishfarmvillage.com
Shaker Antiques, 3.4 mi., Antiques and collectibles! shakerhouseonthesquare.com
Sharp Run Market, Corn maze, concession stand, barnyard activities and more!
Silver Moon Winery, 21 mi., Casual bistro setting with wines made from the finest grapes in Ohio. silvermoonwinery.com
Sol's in Berlin, 5.2 mi., Ohio's largest arts and crafts mall. They have anything you could ever imagine. solsinberlin.com
Somewhere Sewing, 10.3 mi., Fabric, notions, books and more! somewheresewing.com
Starlight Antiques, 3.4 mi., A variety of treasures with furniture, collectibles and other gifts. starlightantiques.com
Swartzentruber Quilts, Quilts, wall hangings, pillow covers, etc.
The Trading Post Thrift Store, 5.9 mi., A combined effort of Christian Churches and individuals from Ohio and surrounding areas, to provide monetary assistance to the Ohio Wilderness Boys Camp.
Tis the Season, 6.6 mi., Ohio's largest year-round Christmas shop. tistheseasonchristmas.com
Trumpet in the Land Outdoor Drama, 32.7 mi., This performance is an unforgettable experience that brings to life the Ohio frontier during the Revolutionary War. trumpetintheland.com
Vogt General Store, 13.3 mi., Primitive antique and collectibles shop.
Walnut Creek Amish Flea Market, 17.6 mi., weekly entertainment, indoor shopping, eateries, a miniature farm and more. wcfleamarket.com
Walnut Creek Cheese, 10.5 mi., number 1 income-producing business in Holmes County with a deli, bakery, spices, meats, produce, etc. walnutcreekcheese.com
Wendell August Forge, 9.5 mi., Handmade gifts that are so unique! Something for everyone! wendellaugust.com
The Wilderness Center, 18.4 mi., A nature center with 967 acres dedicated to wildlife preservation. wildernesscenter.org
Wilson's Country Creations, 19.6 mi., Concrete statues for the yard or home. wilsonscc.com
Yellow Butterfly Winery, 29.7 mi., 30 acre vineyard, wine making facility, and restaurant. yellowbutterflywinery.com
Yoder Bargain Store, ABD, 10.3 mi., An Amish variety shop that features glassware, toys, and novelty items.
Zinck's Fabric Outlet, 5.1 mi., Fabric, clothing, books crafts and more
61 Surplus, 3.4 mi., Sells name brand liquidation items as well as customer return items at a discounted price. All proceeds go to orphans. 61surplus.org
Museums and Historical Sites
Dennison Railroad Depot Museum, 38.6 mi., Explore the history at this train station where kids can ride on the trains! dennisondepot.org
German Culture Museum, 9.8 mi., Hundreds of displays that can answer questions you may have about the Amish history and culture. Tours available by reservation. germanculturemuseum.com
Gnadenhutten Historical Park & Museum, 42.5 mi., Check out the artifacts and history of the first settlement in Ohio back in 1772.
Millersburg Glass Museum, 3.4 mi., Featuring exhibits of glass produced in the early 1900's.
Roscoe Village, 27 mi., A 19th century canal town restored with shopping and dining. roscoevillage.com
Schoenbrunn Village, 32.6 mi., Where Ohio's first settlement began. ohiosfirstvillage.com
Victorian House Museum, 3.7 mi., Victorian Mansion featuring 28 rooms with self-guided tours and special holiday events. victorianhouse.org
Warther Museum, 24.2 mi., carving, button collecting, and more! Come see the family legacy. warthers.com
Zoar Historic Village, 31.1 mi., A village settled by the German religious dissenters is, today, an island of old country charm.
Amish Country Riding Stables, 6.5 mi., Horseback riding and sleigh rides in the winter time
Black Diamond Golf Course, 9 mi., 18 holes, driving range, located in the rolling hills of Holmes County. blackdiamondgolfcourse.com
Cabin Creek Golf, 15.6 mi., two-18 hole miniature golf courses, batting cages, driving range, sand volleyball. cabincreekgolf.com
Fire Ridge Golf Course, 2.7 mi., 18-hole course featuring well-maintained greens and fairways suited to golfers of all levels. Check with The Barn Inn for a discount coupon.
Flying Ridge Hunt Club, 6.9 mi., Guided and non-guided hunting, memberships, clay pigeon shooting available. flyingridgehuntclub.com
Holmes County Trail Coalition, 4.5 mi., A walking trail that extends 15 miles through Holmes County. holmestrail.org
Loudonville Canoe Livery, 21.7 mi., Canoeing and so much more! Take a ride down the Mohican River then relax in the River Room Lounge. loudonvillecanoe.com
Tree Frog Canopy Tours, 23.1 mi., Fly through the Mohican forests on ziplines! treefrogcanopytours.com
Alpine Cabinets of Holmes County, 13.5 mi., Custom cabinetry in all styles and finishes.
Amish Oak Furniture Company, 21.6 mi., Ohio's original Amish furniture store. Hardwood, sofas, mattresses and more. amishoak.com
Amish Traditions Distributing, 13.5 mi., Any kind of furniture you can think of and more. amishtraditions.com
Farmerstown Furniture, 10.9 mi., Custom styles and designs welcome.
Four Corners Furniture, 8.7 mi., Oak, cherry, hickory, and maple furniture.
Green Acres Furniture, 14.9 mi., Custom made hardwood furniture. greenacresfurniture.com
Homestead Furniture, 7.6 mi., Hardwood, leather and upholstered furniture, rugs and accessories. homesteadfurnitureonline.com
Jake's Handcrafted Oak, 11.4 mi., Hardwood, heirloom furniture built by Amish craftsmen.
Kauffman Lawn Furniture, 6.2 mi., Outdoor Furniture. www.kauffmanlawnfurniture.com
Mullet Cabinet Design Center, 5.3 mi., Family owned, handcrafted, custom furniture. www.mulletcabinet.com
Ole Mill Furniture, 8.2 mi., Hardwood, upholstered, and leather furniture and accessories.
Pleasant View Furniture, 8.8 mi., Locally made dining sets, bedroom furniture, entertainment centers, and more.
Schrock's Heritage Furniture, 5.5 mi., Amish made furniture. schrocksheritagefurniture.com
Stone Barn Furnishings, 9.4 mi., Handcrafted home furnishings. stonebarnfurnishings.com
Swiss Valley Furniture, 5.4 mi., Two locations, one in Walnut Creek and one in Berlin. swissvalleyfurniture.com
Troyer Furniture, 14.6 mi., Free delivery in Ohio. troyerfurnitureinc.com
Walnut Creek Furniture, 11.2 mi., Ohio Amish Craftsmen. walnutcreekfurniture.com
Weaver's Furniture, 18.2 mi., Customized furniture, upholstery, and patio collections. weaverfurniture.com
Ashery Country Store, 9.9 mi., Bulk foods, meats, cheeses baking supplies, and more!
Miller's Bakery/ Countryside Campers Paradise, 5.9 mi., Homemade breads, pies, noodles, and other wonderful things.
Rodhe's IGA Marketplace, 4.3 mi., A family owned supermarket with fresh foods, a deli, floral shop, and pharmacy. rodhesiga.com
Troyer's Country Market, mi., Fresh produce, deli cheeses and meats, and a bulk food selection. troyerscountrymarket.com
Troyer's Trail Bologna, 5.5 mi., Home of "Genuine Trail Bologna" with an old fashioned general store.
Wholesome Valley Farm, 12 mi., offering pesticide and chemical free meats, fruits, and vegetables. www.wholesomevalleyfarm.net.
Winesburg Meats, mi., Family owned where they smoke their own line of meats. winesburgmeats.com
Boyd and Wurthmann Restaurant, 5.4 mi., Daily home-style specials and homemade pies. "Where the locals go."
Carpenter's Cafe, 8.1 mi., Inside of Keim Lumber, take a break while shopping and enjoy sandwiches, salads, pies, apple dumplings, and ice cream. keimlumber.com
Chalet in the Valley, 8.3 mi., European style dishes with traditional Amish favorites.
Cindy's Diner, 5.5 mi., Home-cooked meals in the '50's atmosphere. cindysdinerberlin.com
Der Dutchman Restaurant, 9.8 mi., wonderful Amish-style food! derdutchman.com
Dutch Valley Restaurant, 17.1 mi., Amish cooking, hot buffet, and a bakery. derdutchman.com
Farmstead Restaurant, 5.7 mi., Amish cooking within walking distance of the shops in Berlin. berlinfarmstead.com
Granary Luncheon Restaurant at the Pine Tree Barn, 19.7 mi., Gourmet luncheon restaurant overlooking the Christmas Tree Farm.
Grandma's Homestead Restaurant, 8.1 mi., Daily specials, buffet, and dessert.
Hotel Millersburg, 3.4 mi., Casual restaurant with tavern settings.
Java Jo Coffee Bar, 5.3 mi., Coffee, lattes, smoothies, muffins, Panini's, ice cream and more! javajoecoffeebar.com
Miller's Dutch Kitch'n, 17 mi., Amish cooking famous for their broasted chicken! amishfood.com
Mrs. Yoder's Kitchen, 7.3 mi., Home-style meals and dessert featuring a country breakfast buffet. mrsyoderskitchen.com
Rebecca's Bistro, 9.8 mi., Dine in a log home featuring non-traditional food for Amish Country with fresh daily specials. rebeccasbistro.com