While The Murphy Theatre is truly the icon of Wilmington, there are any number of great things to see and do while you’re spending time in Clinton County. Whether you’re joining us for a tour or here to experience one of our great performances, we encourage you to get out and explore what makes this town so magical.


The Best of Wilmington

Combining the best of small-town values with big city accessibility, Wilmington is the county seat of Clinton County . Within easy commuting to Columbus, Dayton and Cincinnati.


Places to Dine

Fresh, local products that are both high quality and affordable for all community members in Clinton County in an enjoyable, welcoming atmosphere.



If you’re staying, may we recommend The Hampton Inn – The Official Hotel of The Murphy Theatre.


Damon’s Grill Bar & restaurant chain serving prime rib, steaks & other pub standards in a sports-themed setting.
1045 East Side Dr.
Wilmington, OH 45177
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Jen’s Uptown Deli serves breakfast and lunch sandwiches, and fresh coffee. Gluten-free and vegetarian friendly.
28 W Main St
Wilmington, OH 45177
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Wilmington’s Hampton Inn & Suites 91-room hotel offers an indoor heated pool, exercise facility, guest laundry facility and a complimentary business center.
201 Holiday Dr
Wilmington, OH 45177
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Wilmington’s Holiday Inn Express is an award-winning, three-story hotel that features 75 beautifully appointed guest rooms.
155 Holiday Dr
Wilmington, OH 45177
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