Local Attractions

Canton Christian Home is conveniently locate near Route 77 and Route 62 in Stark County Ohio. Canton Christian Home residents and their families enjoy many of the cultural, entertainment and outdoor activities the Canton and Stark County area has to offer.

Whether it’s a trip to Taggert’s Ice Cream Parlor, a visit to the Football Hall of Fame or taking in a movie at the Palace Theater there is much to enjoy in our community.  Below is a list of some of the many attractions in the area that Canton Christian Home residents enjoy visiting.

Area Highlights


Beech Creek Butterfly Gardens

Beech Creek Botanical Garden and Nature Preserve provides opportunities to bring children, families, and the community together for interaction with nature.

Benders Restaurant

Bender’s Tavern offers its customers an elegant, relaxing atmosphere where one can enjoy fine food and wine.

Canton Garden Center

The Canton Garden Center consists of several beautiful gardens, including a Children’s Garden, and is maintained by the members of the Canton Garden Club

Canton Museum of Art

The Canton Museum of Art is one of Ohio’s premier museums for an exceptional visual arts experience and education!
Canton Palace Theatre

Canton Palace Theatre

The Palace Theatre is a historic movie palace in downtown Canton, Ohio, United States. Constructed during the heyday of the movie palace in the 1920s, it has been named a historic site.

First Ladies Library and Museum

The foremost repository of scholarly research and information and a leader in education about the First Ladies of the USA.

Gervasi Vineyard

Gervasi Vineyard is a destination winery resort offering memorable experiences for local wine lovers, diners, families, businesses and tourists who appreciate beauty, tradition, good food and good wine.

Hart Mansion

Built in 1869, the Hart Mansion sits on a hill overlooking Minervas downtown. Visit for  great food and a little history.

Hartville Kitchen and Flea Market

Hartville Kitchen is part of a family-owned and operated group of businesses that includes Hartville Kitchen Salad Dressings, Hartville Collectibles Gift Shop, Hartville MarketPlace and Flea Market, Hartville Hardware and Hartville Tool.

Heggy’s Chocolate

Heggy’s Candy Company has built a rich tradition of premium handcrafted chocolates and candies throughout the United States for nearly 100 years. Founded by Ben Heggy in 1923, Heggy’s remains one of the premiere candy companies in America.

John’s Bar & Grille

Longstanding, family-friendly roomy bar & grill with a Greek-accented American menu & local owners.

Lehman’s Hardware

Family owned and operated since 1955, Lehman’s is here to help you live a simpler life. City or country, rural or urban, we can help you build a better future, one that values personal connections, integrity and tradition.

Malone University Concert Series

Various concerts and music offerings presented by Malone University.

MAPS Air Museum

MAPS Air Museum is an internationally known museum of aviation and serves as a center of aviation history for Northeast Ohio. The museum features exciting educational displays of its collection of acquired artifacts, interactive exhibits and historical archives in its own library.

McKinley Presidential Library and Museum

The William McKinley Presidential Library and Museum is the presidential library of 25th U.S. President William McKinley.

New Baltimore Ice Cream

Local, family-owned business that sells homemade ice cream made on site.

Pro Football Hall of Fame

Opened in 1963, the Hall of Fame enshrines exceptional figures in the sport of professional football, including players, coaches, franchise owners, and front-office personnel.

Pro Football Hall of Fame Parade

(Right outside our front doors!) The parade features Enshrinees, a large contingent of returning Gold Jacket/Hall of Famers, giant helium balloons, marching bands, fabulous floats, classic vehicles, and specialty units!

State and Local Parks, Sippo Lake, Walborn Reservoir, Tuscora Park

Enjoy a multitude of state and local parks close by the Canton Christian Home for your enjoyment.

Sunny Slope Orchard

Sunny Slope Orchard has been an Icon in the Stark County Area for over 90 years! In 2013, The Isaac and Neva Yoder Family purchased the orchard business from the 3rd Generation Baker Family.
Taggarts Icre Cream Parlor and Restaurant

Taggarts Ice Cream Parlor & Restaurant

Walking into Taggarts Ice Cream Parlor & Restaurant is a step back into time. The original marble counter tops have withstood thousands of elbows and sundae dishes during their tenure here. Be sure to have a Bittner

We are conveniently located near the following destinations

  • Akron Canton Airport - 15 minutes
  • Cleveland Hopkins International Airport - 55 minutes
  • Interstate Route 77 - 5 minutes
  • Belden Village Mall  - 10 minutes
  • The Strip Shopping Center – 12 minutes
  • Aultman Hospital – 8 minutes
  • Mercy Hospital – 7 minutes
  • Stark County Library – North Branch – 4 minutes