The Visibility panel controls how objects are interacted with in the viewport and in the final render.
- Show in Viewports
The object will be displayed in the 3D Viewport.
- Show in Renders
The object is able to be in the final render, note that it will still be visible in rendered shading view.
The object is able to be selected in the 3D Viewport.
These visibility options can also be set in the Outliner.
Cycles has additional Visibility properties.