Local Attractions

Welcome to Xenia, OH

The John Allen House is just one feature of Xenia, OH. Our little town has so much to offer. Below is a list of our favorite local attractions you can check out while you are in town. Take a step back in time to when life was a little slower and a little friendlier. Read a book in bed until noon, eat a fresh peach on the side porch, chat with neighbors as you walk through town, or create your own adventure from the many options we have listed below. 

What you’ll Need

This Guide

Possibly a Vehicle or Bike

A Real Sense of Adventure


Bike Trails

Xenia has extensive bike trails – perfect for any cyclist.

City of Xenia Bike Paths – Xenia, OH

My Bike Trails (Interactive Bike Trail Map w/ Video) – SW Ohio Trail, Xenia, OH

Your Parks & Trail – Greene County Bike Trails, Xenia, OH


Xenia is a beautiful part of Southern Ohio, surrounded by a wide range of parks and recreation to satisfy your adventurous spirit.

Clifton Gorge Nature Preserve – Clifton, OH

Glen Helen Nature Preserve – Yellow Springs, OH

John Bryant State Park – Yellow Springs, OH

Shawnee Park – Xenia, OH

Greene County Parks & Facilities


Here are a few of our favorite museums – hand picked for your next adventure.

US Air Force Museum – Fairborn, OH

US African-American Museum and Cultural Center – Wilberforce, OH

Greene County Historical Society Museum – Xenia, OH


Looking for some big screen time; look no further than our unique selection of local theaters. 

Regal Fairfield Commons & RPX – Beavercreek, OH

Little Art Theatre – Yellow Springs, OH

IMAX Theatre at US Air Force Museum – Fairborn, OH

Local Destinations

Ohio is rich in history, and a town like Xenia is no exception. Full of local haunts, cool attractions and unique buildings – below is a list of our favorite places to visit.

 Old Clifton Mill – Clifton, OH

Young’s Jersey Dairy (Voted Best Milkshake in Ohio) – North of Yellow Springs, OH

Historic Downtown Xenia – Xenia, OH

Historical and Architecture Tour – Xenia, OH

Carnegie Library – Xenia, OH


Is a nice day spent on the green your kind day? Perfect! Because we have several amazing courses in the area to check out.

Beavercreek Golf Club – Beavercreek, OH

WGC Golf Course – Xenia, OH

Windy Knoll Golf Club – Springfield, OH


The Miami Valley has a rich educational tradition, perfect for hobby historians, those seeking continued learning or just interested in rich conversations.

Antioch College – Yellow Springs, OH

Cedarville University – Cedarville, OH

Central State University – Wilberforce, OH

Wilberforce University – Wilberforce, OH

Wright State University – Fairborn, OH

University of Dayton – Dayton, OH


If you are in need of some retail therapy, there are so many racks to explore here.

Fairfield Commons Mall – Beavercreek, OH

Unique Boutique Shopping in Yellow Springs, OH

Destination Outlets – Jeffersonville, OH

Antique Capital of the Midwest – Waynesville, OH

The Greene – Beavercreek, OH