Page 8

Mahoning County Travel Guide 2017

tips4visiting attractions the stars shinegold this year at ward beecher planetarium Youngstown State University Youngstown State University, an urban research university, emphasizes a creative, integrated approach to education, scholarship and service. YSU encompasses 140 acres just north of downtown Youngstown and offers associate, bachelors, masters and doctorate degrees. The university competes in Division I NCAA athletics. 1 University Plaza Youngstown, OH 44555 330-941-3000 (general info) ysu.edu 6 | youngstownlive.com Special attractions on campus include: University Athletics Watch a full range of NCAA athletics, including the four-time national champion football team and three-time NCAA Tournament qualifier women’s basketball team. Various facilities on campus 1 University Plaza Youngstown, OH 44555 330-941-1978 (ticket office) ysusports.com McDonough Museum of Art A center for contemporary art and ideas on the campus of Youngstown State University, this museum hosts touring exhibits as well as student and faculty art. Check website for schedules. Tues-Sat 11-4 525 Wick Ave. Youngstown, OH 44502 mcdonoughmuseum.ysu.edu Ward Beecher Planetarium A variety of astronomy programs are presented January through May and September through December. Check website for schedule. The existence of the planetarium is due to the generosity of Youngstown industrialist and philanthropist Ward Beecher. In accordance with his wishes, the planetarium has always been free and open to the public. Ward Beecher Hall 1 University Plaza Youngstown, OH 44555 330-941-1370 wbplanetarium.org • Free and open to the public • Doors open 30 min. prior to show time, late-comers not admitted • Children first grade and older • No reservations are needed • First come, first seated! jones hall celebrating


Mahoning County Travel Guide 2017
To see the actual publication please follow the link above