McKinley Presidential Library & Museum is at 800 McKinley Monument Dr. N.W. On this 26-acre site the nation's 25th president, his wife (Ida Saxton McKinley) and their two daughters are entombed. The Memorial Plaza provides a view of downtown Canton. McKinley Gallery features items related to the president, while Discover World includes science displays and hands-on exhibits. With some 60 projectors, the Hoover-Price Planetarium presents 30-minute shows. The Street of Shops re-creates businesses of a late 19th- to early 20th-century Ohio town.
Museum (includes planetarium) $9; $8 (ages 60+); $7 (ages 3-18). Memorial free. Under age 5 are not permitted in the planetarium.
Hours: Museum open Mon.-Sat. 9-4, Sun. noon-4. Memorial open Mon.-Sat. 9-4, Sun. noon-4, Apr.-Oct. Planetarium shows daily at 1, early June-late Aug.; Sat. at 1, Sun. at 2, rest of year. Closed major holidays. Allow 2 hours minimum.