We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Address: 12026 Tramway Park Drive., Sharonville, OH
Website

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 44 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 20
    Excellent
  • 20
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
nice place

park is nice. I didn't get much opportunity to surf around but had fun to stay around for couple hours.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 December 2016
ricky102016
,
Cary, North Carolina
Add Photo Write a Review

44 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 43: English reviews
Cary, North Carolina
Level Contributor
3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016

park is nice. I didn't get much opportunity to surf around but had fun to stay around for couple hours.

Helpful?
Thank ricky102016
Orrville, Ohio
Level Contributor
28 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

Hubby and I stopped as part of trip from Ohio to KY. Was great place to stretch legs, get out the trowels and play for a bit. Saw a few families who were enjoying the park as well. This is a good activity on a cool, sunny day. The "park" is a side of a hill that has exposed fossils.... More 

Helpful?
Thank davliwoods4
Lake Orion, Michigan
Level Contributor
25 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

This is a really cool place for those who like to find fossils. We stepped out of the car and everywhere we looked there were rocks with fossils. You don't even have to dig for them but you can if you want to. There was a scout group with picks and brushes making fossil "discoveries". They even have displays to... More 

Helpful?
Thank Drawalrat
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

Good to visit atleast once once you come here. Good visit to room around and kids can enjoy good time here

Helpful?
Thank Asif T
Level Contributor
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Never heard this place before, till I read in local FB info. Took 3 kids, 2 8yo and 1 3yo hunting fossil there 2 days ago. We climbed up to the hill and dug with spoons, paint brush and found very tiny shells and others. Beautiful view from the top. Glad the site provide restroom, water fountain. Be careful walking... More 

Helpful?
Thank MeiLee R
St. Paul
Level Contributor
25 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016

It is a neat place to visit if you or your children are interested in fossils. It is free to the public. Unfortunately because it is free no one takes care of the grounds. The picnic tables in particular are in dire need of some paint. But really the whole area could use some sprucing up. With that said, it... More 

Helpful?
Thank metrojoe0
Cincinnati, Ohio
Level Contributor
35 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016

This is such a unique place it's worth a visit. I think it's overlooked often and it's one of those things you maybe don't need to do over and over but you should definitely do at least once. It's a fun little outing.

Helpful?
Thank Sunnie L
Cincinnati, Ohio
Level Contributor
90 reviews
42 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2016

I am local and have been wanting to check this place out for awhile. It is neat and unique if you are into fossils. There is an information section that explains the kind of fossils you will find. If you need to use the restroom there is a portalet. I recommend wearing good shoes if you want to climb to... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank hj99
Taylor, Michigan
Level Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

Visited here on a warm May day and was shocked by the amount of fossils. What a cool place! They have signage indicating the age of the different areas where you are fossil-hunting. Most of the fossils are shells or bits of plant life. Fascinating look into ancient (like super ancient) Ohio!

Helpful?
1 Thank oblivion301
West Chester, Ohio
Level Contributor
24 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 April 2016 via mobile

It's super fun for the young kids go find fossils here. As an adult, I like to sit on the picnic table and relax while the kids "hunt"

Helpful?
1 Thank Sarah P

Travellers who viewed Trammel Fossil Park also viewed

 

Been to Trammel Fossil Park? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Trammel Fossil Park and other visitors
3 questions
Ask a question
Stockholm County, Sweden
Powell, Ohio
Evanston, Illinois
5 months ago

See all questions (3)

Questions? Get answers from Trammel Fossil Park staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?