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Steubenville (Ohio)

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Stubenville

Steubenville, The City of Murals, is a city in Mid-Ohio, it is the county seat of Jefferson County. Preserving a Piece of America is the theme for the 3-D top tourist attraction featuring 26 gigantic depictions of life in the 1800's and early 1900's. It is the birth place of comedian Dean Martin.

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By car[edit]

Route 22 Bridge
  • SR 22 E/W - Route 7 N/S - intersect at Steubenville.

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By air[edit]

Visitors to Steubenville typically arrive through the Pittsburgh International Airport, approximately a 25 minute drive from the city. A toll road (576) opened a few years ago making for a shorter and more direct route to the Pittsburgh airport, which travelers may use for a $.50 fee each way.

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Though there are relatively few attractions located within the city itself, a car is the fastest and easiest way to move around Steubenville. Visitors wishing to access the parks and towns around the city, including the city of Pittsburgh (a 45 minute drive) will likely have to do so by car.

See[edit][add listing]

  • Jefferson County Historical Museum and Library, 426 Franklin Ave., PH:740-283-1133.
  • Animation Factory
  • Classic Car Museum
  • The Ohio River

Do[edit][add listing]

  • Franciscan University, 1235 University Blvd.,[1]. This conservative Catholic university is on a hill just off of University Blvd. Though somewhat isolated from the city of Steubenville itself, much of the local economy is tied to the University. In a given year it is not uncommon for students from all 50 states as well as several foreign countries to be enrolled at the university. The University is particularly famous for its Festivals of Praise, or FOPs, a charismatic prayer gathering held monthly in the University's Finnegan Fieldhouse.
  • Jefferson Community College, 4000 Sunset Boulevard, [2].

Buy[edit][add listing]

  • Wal-Mart Supercenter Store #2193, 100 Mall Drive, PH:(740) 266-7136.
  • Fort Steuben Mall, 100 Mall Drive, PH:(740) 264-7781

Eat[edit][add listing]

  • Eat n' Park.  edit

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Sleep[edit][add listing]

  • Holiday Inn-Weirton, WV, 350 Three Springs Drive (22 E To Pittsburgh-Exit #4 Three Springs Drive-4 Miles From Steubenville), 304-723-5522, [3]. Best Accommodations in the Ohio Valley-5 Minutes from Steubenville  edit
  • Super 8, University Blvd. At the bottom of the hill leading to Franciscan University. Clean but small.  edit

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