What is Apple Valley OH known for?
Apple Valley Lake, Ohio
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Woodward Opera House
The Woodward Opera House is America's oldest authentic 19th-century theater that is still standing. It is located in the center of Mount Vernon's Central Business District. The Woodward Opera House was listed on the National Register of Historic Places on October 10, 1975. The Woodward Opera House underwent a 20-year restoration that cost $22.5M and reopened in 2019.
Established in 1805 by Joseph Walker, Thomas B. Patterson, and Benjamin Butler, Mt. Vernon is the county seat of Knox County and was named after the plantation owned by George Washington. The City of Mt. Vernon is known for its historic aged homes. It is composed of four historic districts. These are Downtown Mount Vernon, East Gambier Street, East High Street, and North Main-North Gay Streets.
Apple Valley Lake
An amazingly crystal-clear lake with an average depth of 30 feet, Apple Valley Lake is more than 3 miles long and has 9.5 miles of shoreline. It is located in Knox County Ohio, a beautiful rural area with gorgeous rolling hills and charming farms. The lake is home to 13 kinds of fish species which makes it a favorite destination among anglers.