A state that joined the Union in 1803 as its 17 th member, OH, which in Iroquoian means 'great water', is seen on the Ohio State map towards the eastern side of the United States. With a total area of 107,044 sq km, Ohio is one of the smallest states towards the west of Appalachian mountains. In addition, the state controls around 3,457 sq km of Lake Erie, which borders the state in the north.Tourist attractions in Ohio
300 wax figures featuring 70 religious scenes await visitors to the four wax museums in Manfield, OH. These museums comprise the biggest attractions in the USA . In Cincinnati, one can wonder at the extensive collection in The Signs Museum featuring all types of signs from the pre-neon era, the neon era, to the plastic era. Cincinnati is an attractive city in Southwestern Ohio, situated along Ohio River. The third largest city of Ohio, Cincinnati is renowned for art buildings, hill trekking, paddle wheel boat rides and for its peaceful and attractive riverfront. The Local Artifacts Museum, populated by stuffed animals (taxidermy) and historic scenes like the one commemorating the murder of Sheriff Jess Sarber, is a vital attraction in Lima.Columbus, the capital and the biggest city of Ohio, owes much to the German
In Cleveland, the second largest city of Ohio, The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame attracts the tourists, as do the shores of The Cuyahoga River and the infamous Lake Erie. Cleveland is also the county seat of the most populated county in the state community in the city that gives a multi-ethnic character to city. Chic Short North area and the German village are the two notable regions of the city located at the confluence of Scioto and Olentangy rivers. Topiary park, downtown Columbus is an exotic attraction.