Introduction to Mount Healthy, Ohio
Mount Healthy, Ohio, in Hamilton county, is 6 miles NW of Cincinnati, Ohio.
Mount Healthy History
Mount Healthy, which became a village in 1817, was originally called Mount Pleasant, but after a cholera epidemic, which most of its citizens survived, the village was renamed Mount Healthy in 1850. Mount Healthy was officially incorporated as a city in 1951.
Mount Healthy and Nearby Attractions
- Behringer-Crawford Museum
- Harriet Beecher Stowe House
- Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden
- Devou Park
- Newport Aquarium
Things To Do In Mount Healthy
Some of the museums nearby are the Butler County Historical Society Museum, the Cincinnati Art Museum and the Museum of Anthropology. Apart from these, historic sites like the Harriet Beecher Stowe House and William Howard Taft National Historic Site are frequently visited. Parks in the nearby area include Devou Park, Harrison State Park and Little Miami State Park. Cox Arboretum & Gardens Metropark, a popular attraction near the city, houses the Stonewall Perennial Garden as well as other speciality gardens.
Mount Healthy Transportation
Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport is the nearest major airport.
Mount Healthy Higher Education
Art Academy of Cincinnati, Athenaeum of Ohio and Miami University of Ohio are some of the colleges located nearby.