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15 Best Things To Do In Beachwood, Ohio

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Although the state of Ohio may not attract a lot of tourists, this often means that exploring the town shows you the true culture of this place. With friendly and warm locals who welcome you to their establishments and beautiful untouched nature reserves along with a unique history and culture that makes for some refreshing perspective of the city that you are in, travelling to a small town like Beachwood is an opportunity in and of itself.

If you are planning a trip here and wish to explore the city in a more comprehensive way, we have got you covered. Read on to find out the most fun and awesome things to do in Beachwood, Ohio, and you are sure to find exciting plans to fill up your itinerary with. So what are you waiting for? Book your tickets to Beachwood today.

1. Pay your respects at the David Berger National Memorial

Posted by Scott Joschko on Thursday, 16 May 2019

David Berger was a Cleveland Israeli athlete who was killed during the Munch massacre by Palestinian terrorists. This massacre took place at the Summer Olympics of 1972 and it was a horrifying tragedy. This memorial details the tragedy and it was built in honour of this brave athlete. It is a must-visit destination for anyone visiting Beachwood. The architecture of the memorial site is located in the middle of a business park and it is mesmerising,

David Berger National Memorial

Address: 26001 S Woodland Rd, Beachwood, OH 44122, United States

Opening hours: 24 hours (daily)

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2. Enjoy delicious tacos at BOMBA Tacos & Rum

Friday night date night? You know what will impress her? Consuming 10 tacos in under 10 minutes. We don’t recommend, but...

Posted by BOMBA Beachwood on Friday, 2 August 2019

Sometimes one just craves a plate of freshly made tacos, topped with delicious sizzling meat, fresh melt-in-your-mouth guacamole and lip-smacking toppings served over crunchy taco shells. And when the taco hunger hits, there is no better place to satisfy it than BOMBA, with its wide variety of tacos and snacks served with amazing cocktails and beers at affordable rates. Could it get better than this?

BOMBA Tacos & Rum

Address: 2101 Richmond Rd, Beachwood, OH 44122, United States

Website: BOMBA Tacos & Rum

Opening hours: Sun - Thu: 11am - 11pm; Fri - Sat: 11am - 12am

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3. Spend a day frolicking in the water at Beachwood Family Aquatic Center

Posted by Beachwood Family Aquatic Center on Friday, 30 August 2019

If you are travelling with your little ones, this is going to be an instant hit. Head over to Beachwood Family Aquatic Center when the weather is warm and balmy, and spend your day swimming laps, splashing about in the water, sliding down the huge thrilling water slides and just having a grand time. This aquatic centre has activities meant for all age groups, so no matter how old you are, there is bound to be something to excite you.

Beachwood Family Aquatic Center

Address: 25125 Fairmount Blvd, Beachwood, OH 44122, United States

Website: Beachwood Family Aquatic Center

Opening hours: Mon - Fri: 6am - 8pm; Sat - Sun: 9am - 7:30pm

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4. Honor Jewish history at Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage

Posted by Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage on Tuesday, 30 September 2014

This museum aims to celebrate and commemorate Jewish history and the achievements of this beautiful community over the years, and it is a not-for-profit organisation founded for this purpose. This is a learning experience for people of all ages, making it an important destination that should not be missed on your trip to Beachwood. Admission fees are extremely affordable and they host special events that are worth checking out.

Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage

Address: 2929 Richmond Rd, Beachwood, OH 44122, United States

Website: Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage

Opening hours: Tue: 11am - 5pm; Wed: 11am - 9pm; Thu - Sun: 11am - 5pm (closed on Mon)

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5. Have a coffee and bagel at Pavilion Shopping Center

We don’t always get up this early, but when we do, it’s for bagels. 😎 @Bruegger's Bagels (📷: @spyer231 via IG) #shoppavilionshoppingcenter

Posted by Pavilion Shopping Center on Thursday, 24 January 2019

If you find yourself around this area, head over to Bruegger’s Bagel Bakery in Pavilion Shopping Center, get yourself a bagel and just go window-shopping in the many fascinating stores in this shopping complex. From Michael’s to Sally’s Beauty, all the big brands are here, and there is always something you can pick up for yourself or a loved one back home.

Pavilion Shopping Center

Address: 24055 Chagrin Blvd, Beachwood, OH 44122, United States

Website: Pavilion Shopping Center

Opening hours: Mon - Sat: 9:30am - 9:30pm; Sun: 11am - 8pm

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6. Explore the world of fine art at Lee Hayden Art Gallery

Lee Hayden Gallery: "Art for Everyone" - Monday - Saturday: 10AM - 8PM (EST) Sunday: 12PM - 5PM (EST) Beachwood Place 26300 Cedar Road Beachwood, Ohio 44122

Posted by Lee Hayden Gallery on Monday, 16 July 2018

If you are an art enthusiast, pay a visit to this beautiful gallery in Beachwood, that features collections by a variety of artists in a variety of media, as well as sculptures and as the “best in Ohio,” and it is well worth it to witness its grandeur while in Beachwood.

Lee Hayden Art Gallery

Address: 26300 Cedar Rd, Beachwood, OH 44122, United States

Website: Lee Hayden Art Gallery

Opening hours: Mon - Sat: 10am - 8pm; Sun: 12pm - 5pm

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7. Go on a cycling tour of Beachwood City Park West

Posted by Running Man with the Camera on Tuesday, 13 November 2018

If you are into outdoorsy activities, you are sure to enjoy bicycling for an hour or two along the paved pathways at Beachwood City Park West. Spreading out over 1.6 miles (2.5 kilometres) of paved paths meant for walking, rollerblading and cycling, this is the best place to get some exercise while on vacation. Remember to wear a bike helmet for your own safety, and stick to the designated cycling paths.

Beachwood City Park West

Address: Beachwood City Park West, Beachwood, OH 44122, USA

Opening hours: 24 hours (daily)

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8. Bring your kids to Preston's H.O.P.E. Playground Park


Built to be 100% wheelchair accessible for physically challenged people, this park is a wonderful place to spend some quality time with your family, while supporting a great cause. This park is a great place for your little ones to frolic and play, and it has a lot of amazing features if you or your child is physically challenged. The gardens are very well-maintained, lending it a lush green view, and there are covered areas to sit and eat as well as adequate restroom facilities.

Preston's H.O.P.E. Playground Park

Address: 26001 S Woodland Rd, Beachwood, OH 44122, United States

Website: Preston’s H.O.P.E. Playground Park

Opening hours: 8am - 8pm (daily)

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9. Ease tense muscles at Massage Envy

There’s a good chance you do something with regularity, which means you should get massaged with regularity.

Posted by Massage Envy - Beachwood on Monday, 4 February 2019

A vacation can be an exhausting affair indeed, and relaxation and rejuvenation are extremely important when you’re spending all day sightseeing. Head on over to Massage Envy, a very popular brand of massage salons across America, for that well-deserved break from routine life. Whether you are looking for stretch sessions with a trainer, a long relaxing body massage, a deep tissue massage or a facial, you are all set at Massage Envy.

Massage Envy

Address: 2101 Richmond Rd, Beachwood, OH 44122, United States

Website: Massage Envy

Opening hours: Mon - Sat: 9am - 9pm; Sun: 9am - 7pm

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10. Go on a shopping spree at Beachwood Place

Posted by Beachwood Place on Wednesday, 17 July 2019

One of the most popular destinations in Beachwood frequented by locals and tourists alike, this sprawling shopping mall will address all your shopping needs in one go. Check out the best brands, go window-shopping, buy souvenirs or fashionable clothing for yourself, or dine on delicious meals at the food courts and restaurants. This place offers the classic mall experience, whether it’s shopping, food or entertainment.

Beachwood Place

Address: 26300 Cedar Rd, Beachwood, OH 44122, United States

Website: Beachwood Place

Opening hours: Mon - Sat: 10am - 9pm; Sun: 12pm - 6pm

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11. Catch the latest flicks at Silverspot Cinema

Movie
Source: Unsplash

Why should you miss the latest movie releases while on vacation? Check out the amazing movie theatre at Silverspot, which offers comfort on a platter for all its guests. You are offered a restaurant experience along with your movie, and as you are seated, you can choose from the menu that will be handed to you. Simply order using their app, and your food will be brought to you, along with any beverages you might have opted for. Although on the pricier side, the food is usually well worth it. So make your next movie and a dinner plan here when you are in Beachwood.

Silverspot Cinema

Address: 10 Park E Dr Suite 218 Suite 218, Beachwood, OH 44122, United States

Website: Silverspot Cinema

Opening hours: 24 hours (daily)

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12. Enjoy delicious Caribbean fare at Bahama Breeze

Fantastic Dinner!

Posted by Jodi Leppard on Saturday, 20 April 2019

Delectable and unique, Caribbean food is always a great hit no matter whether you’re throwing a party or going out to a restaurant. Incredible cocktails prepared carefully with sugarcane, fruit juices and tropical flavours, served alongside speciality appetisers and beautiful island ambience greets you at this one-of-a-kind chain franchise. Experience what it’s like to be transported to the islands of the Americas in a warm and welcoming place, and enjoy swaying to the traditional Caribbean music as you enjoy your meal.

Bahama Breeze

Address: 3900 Orange Pl, Beachwood, OH 44122, USA

Website: Bahama Breeze

Opening hours: Sun - Thu: 11am - 11pm; Fri - Sat: 11am - 12am

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13. Sample beers at Winking Lizard Tavern

Posted by Winking Lizard Tavern- Beachwood on Monday, 14 September 2015

For a restaurant as unique and offbeat as its name, this one is extremely popular among the locals. This is a chain restaurant which offers a wide variety of delicious beer on tap, along with classic cocktails and mocktails to enjoy. The beer is the most popular option amongst the locals, so definitely try that out if you are a beer enthusiast. The ambience is absolutely magical at night, and the food is a favourite among all the guests. You have a choice of indoor and outdoor seating, depending on the weather. Go for the chicken wings and the bayou burgers, and if you are a fan of seafood, check out the salmon here.

Winking Lizard Tavern

Address: 25800 Central Pkwy, Beachwood, OH 44122, United States

Website: Winking Lizard Tavern

Opening hours: Mon - Thu: 11am - 12am; Fri - Sat: 11am - 1am

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14. Savour grilled meat and seafood at Hyde Park Prime Steakhouse

Dad deserves steak! Make your reservations for Father's Day this weekend. Open Sunday, June 16th 4-8pm. http://www.hydeparkrestaurants.com/news/index.htm

Posted by Hyde Park Prime Steakhouse - Beachwood on Tuesday, 11 June 2019

This is a well-known name for steakhouses across America. Hyde Park Prime Steakhouse is great if you prefer a more sophisticated restaurant specialising in seafood and, as the name suggests, steaks. If you are planning a more romantic or fancy dinner, this is the best place to be. With impeccable and efficient service accompanying a lovely ambience to keep you company, you are sure to have a grand time here. Go for the beef carpaccio along with the Australian Waygu filet mignon, as these are hit options.

Hyde Park Prime Steakhouse

Address: 26300 Chagrin Blvd, Beachwood, OH 44122, United States

Website: Hyde Park Prime Steakhouse

Opening hours: Mon - Thu: 4:30pm - 10pm; Fri - Sat: 4:30pm - 10:30pm; Sun: 4:30pm - 8pm

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15. Enjoy a cocktail at Pinstripes

Thirsty Thursday is calling... answer by coming to Pinstripes for some Hand Crafted Cocktail Specials 🍸 🍹

Posted by Pinstripes on Thursday, 18 July 2019

For another sophisticated yet casual setting, Pinstripes is the perfect option if you are vacationing with friends or a spouse. Spend some time playing billiards, bowling or playing bocce with your loved ones, then enjoy classic Italian-American fare alongside some lip-smacking cocktails and mocktails. For the perfect finish, opt for delectable desserts or a delicious cup of coffee after a mid-week brunch. It doesn’t get better than this!

Pinstripes

Address: 111 Park Ave Suite 105, Beachwood, OH 44122, United States

Website: Pinstripes

Opening hours: Mon - Thu: 11am - 11pm; Fri: 11am - 12am; Sat: 10am - 1am; Sun: 10am - 10pm

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Have a grand time in Beachwood, Ohio

Aleris corporate HQ 03 - Beachwood Ohio
Source: Photo by user Tim Evanson used under CC BY-SA 2.0

Whether you love to go on long shopping sprees, spend time relaxing amidst nature or check out the unique local fare of every place you travel to, Beachwood has a beautiful culture waiting to be explored. The locals are friendly and trusting, and you are sure to go home after having made lots of great friends to keep in touch with. So book your next vacation to Beachwood and explore the hidden gems of this lovely town.

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