6 Things To Do When It’s Raining in Miami County

It seems like the rain keeps coming down here in Miami County and it’s prompted us to think about what to do in case of rain…  We discovered that there are plenty of wonderful things to do when your plans have to move inside.

1) Brukner Nature Center
Surround yourself with nature and see some local wildlife up close!

Brukner for blog

2) WACO Air Museum
Tour the hangars full of local aviation history and try your hand at flying in the WACO simulator.

WACO Air Museum

3) Old Mason Winery
Sample some of Ohio’s finest wines in the tasting room or back patio and be sure to take home a bottle or two for later!

Old Mason for blog

4) Troy-Hayner Cultural Center
Step through the doors of this historic mansion and view the exhibits focused on local arts and culture.

Hayner for blog

5) Fort Piqua Plaza
Take a tour and learn about local history while taking in the architectural details filling this beautiful building.

FtPiqua blog

6) Winans Chocolates and Coffee Factory Tour
 Take a tour to see how these local confections and coffees are made! (Downtown Piqua location only – 310 Spring Street)

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Photo Courtesy of MyMiamiCounty.com


If you didn’t know, Miami County is also a shopping destination. With each individual town having shops catering to the gourmet food lover, fashionista, bargain seeker or antique hunter, you’re sure to find that unique thing you’ve always wanted.

And don’t forget the Miami Valley Centre Mall in Piqua! It’s the perfect place to get in out of the rain and satisfy your shopping craving!