New Name

New Name

The Ohio Historical Society is about to make history of its own with a brand new name: the Ohio History Connection. More...

History Fund Grants Awarded

History Fund Grants Awarded

Ten history- and preservation-related organizations in Ohio have been awarded grants totaling $110,000 from Ohio’s History Fund. Learn more...

Women<br />of the Years

Women
of the Years

Can you identify these accomplished Ohio women of the past two centuries by their achievements? More...

Explore Ohio history through stories, photos, videos, and events. The Ohio Historical Society champions all Ohio history, including the 50+ historic sites in the Society's network throughout Ohio. Let's Explore Ohio!

 

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Calendar of Events

  • Zoar Beginning Blacksmith Class @ Zoar Village Historic Site : April 19, 2014
  • Echoes in Time Theatre: When the Doctor Came to You @ Ohio History Center : April 19, 2014
  • Hayes Easter Egg Roll @ Hayes Presidential Center : April 19, 2014
  • Spring Watercolor Class @ Zoar Village Historic Site : April 24, 2014
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Featured Pages

OHS Weddings Blog

OHS Weddings Blog

Read as our coordinators and brides share their memories of weddings and receptions.

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Become a Member

Become a Member

Learn about membership opportunities and start your journey today.

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Death Certificates

Death Certificates

Ohio death certificates are available to add to your knowledge of family history.

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Join the Discussion

Join the Discussion

Explore Ohio through social conversations. Follow the Ohio Historical Society on Twitter, Facebook, and Youtube.

2013 Photo Contest

2013 Photo Contest

The results are in! See the winning photographs featuring 12 of our 50+ sites!

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Archaeology Blog

Archaeology Blog

Read the latest on OHS’s archaeological activities.

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