Shelter Rentals

Galion has several enclosed and unenclosed shelters available in city parks. Shelters are used on a first-come, first served basis unless a reservation fee is paid. Shelters can be reserved by calling 419-468-1857 and payments can be made by cash or check at the city building.

East Park Cabin


The East Park Cabin is located at 1200 East Walnut Street, in the southeast corner of East Park. It is enclosed with electric, heat, and a fireplace. There are restrooms inside, as well as picnic tables, free standing tables, and folding chairs.

Rental fee: $55 for a full day

There is an unenclosed shelter attached to the cabin that is rented separately.

Playground equipment and a basketball court are nearby.

Rental fee: $25 for a full day

Tables: XX tables inside, 9 picnic tables outside

Electric: Yes
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West Shelter

East Park also contains an unenclosed shelter located west of the Cabin. It has two grills and there is a playground nearby.

Rental fee: $25 for a full day

Tables: 10 picnic tables

Electric: Yes

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Amann Shelter


The Amann Shelter, located at 4973 State Route 309, is a brand new enclosed shelter. It offers a natural park setting beside Amann Reservoir. It sits atop a hill on the north side of the reservoir. There are swings and fishing areas nearby.

Note: There is currently a temporary toilet there until a permanent restroom is built.

Rental fee: $55 for a full day

Tables: 6 picnic tables

Electric: Yes

Two additional, unenclosed shelters are available at the reservoir. The reservation fee is $25.

Amann Shelter

Frank Shelter


Frank Shelter is located in Heise Park beside the high school baseball field. It is unenclosed and surrounded by green space.

There is a sand volleyball court nearby and a playground is located across the street.

Rental fee: $25 for a full day

Tables: 10 picnic tables

Electric: Yes
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Kiwanis Shelter and Lions Shelter

The Kiwanis and Lions shelters are located in Heise Park north of the YMCA. They are both unenclosed. 

Grills and playground equipment are near both shelters.

Rental fee: $25 for a full day

Tables: 10 picnic tables at Kiwanis, 9 picnic tables at Lions

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PECO Shelter

PECO Park, 1321 Freese Works Place, has one unenclosed shelter in the green space north of the ball field quad. There are two grills. The park has a basketball court and horseshoe court nearby.

Rental fee: $25 for a full day

Tables: 7 picnic tables

Electric: Yes

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South Park Shelter


South Park has one unenclosed shelter. There is playground equipment, ball fields, and a tennis court nearby. In 2017, a new restroom facility was installed at the park.

Rental fee: $25 for a full day

Tables: 6 picnic tables

Electric: Yes


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