Have you ever visited a town so charming you think to yourself, “Why haven’t I been here before?” That’s exactly what I thought when I visited Marietta, Ohio.

Marietta, Ohio, with its brick streets, restored Victorian buildings, rich history, outdoor activities, and friendly locals, is one of my favorite towns!

Established in 1788 and the first American settlement in the Northwest Territory, Marietta is Ohio’s oldest city.

Explore Marietta’s History

Many locals swear to have seen at least one ghost lurking around town or felt some sort of supernatural experience.

Ghost Encounters

Marietta’s river location and nearby Wayne National Forest make nature enthusiasts and outdoor adventurers flock to this river town.

Marietta Outdoor Adventures

I happily walked through this historic main street community, with its charming brick streets, Victorian buildings, unique shops, and cozy eateries.

Explore Downtown Marietta

Established in 1918, the Lafayette Hotel is one of the last riverboat-era hotels.

Places To Stay In Marietta Ohio

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