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Dinner and a movie are always great date night options. But after a while, date night can end up turning into a routine more than a fun outing. If you’re looking for date ideas, whether for a first date with a partner or a night away from the kids with your spouse, check out our options below.

We’ve found the best spots near you to give you the variety you have been craving for. Think outside the box and dare to try something different for your next date night! Turn a regular night into one to remember forever.
Col James M Schoonmaker
Col James M Schoonmaker

(419) 214-5000

701 Front St
Toledo, OH 43605   Directions Website

Make history as a couple by revisiting some aquatic history when you both pay a visit to the SS Col. James M. Schoonmaker museum ship in Toledo. This vessel has been a vital part of Toledo's skyline as it is moored near the city's International Park. This impressive ship has been said to be the world's largest bulk freighter, and it is a mighty example of engineering function and artistic style. It has since been renamed the Willis B. Boyer Museum Ship. Its maritime heritage awaits you when you step on board and experience this symbol of a bygone era.

Ritter Planetarium and Observatory
Ritter Planetarium and Observatory

(419) 530-2650

2801 W Bancroft
Toledo, OH 43606   Directions Website

Maybe it's been a while since the thought of your partner has left you starry-eyed. You can recapture that starlight glow and even enjoy the chance to get closer to your sweetie when you plan a romantic date at the Ritter Planetarium and Observatory. Learn about what's in the night sky in a truly fun and informative way. Plus, gain some useful knowledge about the various constellations and planets that light up the sky night after night.

Toledo Botanical Garden
Toledo Botanical Garden

(419) 936-2986

5403 Elmer Dr
Toledo, OH 43615   Directions Website

The Toledo Botanical Garden is a benchmark against which similar gardens are measured throughout the country, and with good reason. This is considered to be one of the pioneering gardens because of its dramatically beautiful visual and natural presentation. Fragrant meadows of sunflowers and wildflowers, rose gardens, herb gardens and sharply manicured walkways make spending time here something special for the entire family. Also, the kids will especially love visiting the recreated pioneer garden which many consider to be one of the site's main attractions.

Toledo Museum of Art
Toledo Museum of Art

(419) 255-8000

2445 Monroe St
Toledo, OH   Directions Website

Kids love to scribble and draw. If your little ones have an artistic inclination, then foster that talent and maybe even inspire them with a visit to the Toledo Museum of Art. This impressive attraction features art that spans the historical sweep from the ancient to the modern. Many pieces are presented in various media that include pottery, sculpture and photography. There is also a fascinating section of exhibits that spotlight historical furniture and other artifacts.

Valentine Theatre
Valentine Theatre

(419) 242-2787

410 N Superior St
Toledo, OH 43604   Directions Website

Every performer in the Valentine Theatre has their heart in the right place. The entertainment venue is located in downtown Toledo and has an impressive history of being open for the past 108 years. This comfortable theater features an obviously vintage vibe but also boasts a state of the art light and sound system that ensures you won't miss any of the action onstage. The 901-seat facility presents various productions throughout the season to the delight of many Toledo theater enthusiasts.

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