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Mount Adams

938 Hatch St, Cincinnati, OH 45202 (Mount Adams)
513-621-3666
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Ranked #20 of 85 attractions in Cincinnati
Type: Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas, Neighborhoods
Description: A small hill east of downtown Cincinnati that gives visitors a sweeping view of the city.
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Terre Haute, Indiana
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84 reviews 84 reviews
28 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Definitely check out this cool, chic urban neighborhood. There are amazing views of the city, neat funky restaurants and bars, historic churches, and a mish mosh of architectural styles. The Catholic church at the top of the Mt. Adams stairs is not only lovely but also the BEST place in town to watch city fireworks.

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Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
11 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Whether you walk up the historic stairs of the church of immaculate conception or just walk around. The views of the ohio river , view the roof tops of cincinnati and experience history too. Great pubs, architecture and restaurants - parking is at a premium but just driving around up there is worth it

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Alexandria, Virginia
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108 reviews 108 reviews
25 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

A nice thing to do while waiting for our family event on a Saturday. Took a cab from our hotel downtown. Really enjoyed walking up and down the hills and checking out the views. This seems more like just a neighborhood than a real tourist destination. No observation decks, and we actually walked to the parking lot of the old... More

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Michigan
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

It's a natural fit, when describing the magnificence of Cincinnati, to mention the charm of Mt. Adams that offers a diverse choice of restaurants, pubs & shopping that appeals to all age groups. The ambience of both inside & outside the Blind Lemon brings with it great music that remains a pleasant memory for all to recall & want to... More

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Downers Grove, Illinois
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83 reviews 83 reviews
42 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

Cute little restaurants and nice place to walk. There is an overlook of the river and beautiful views of the different bridges can be seen.

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Chennai (Madras), India
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27 reviews 27 reviews
17 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

It has an nice overlook of ohio river and a park with pond. Nice little walking trails. Beautiful during spring time as the flowers add extra beautification to the place.

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Melbourne, Australia
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43 reviews 43 reviews
20 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

Well worth the visit but you must have a car otherwise difficult to get to. Beautiful drive, scenery, bars etc.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

It is an old Hill with old buildings and half decent scenery. Not to mention it was absolutely freezing out side :/

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Clinton, Iowa
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103 reviews 103 reviews
33 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2013

When I took my kids on vacation to Cincinatti, I was lucky enough to have a resident be our tour guide. He took us to Mount Adams and we loved the view.

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Sydney, Australia
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35 reviews 35 reviews
15 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2013

lovely old buildings - look straight out of a movie set sometimes. lovely views of the river & city. Lots of eateries & bars - apparently gets very crowded on weekends.

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