American Indian Heritage in Ohio

American Indian Heritage in Ohio

Join us on September 27 at the Ohio History Center for special activities to celebrate American Indian Week. More...

New Name

New Name

On May 24, 2014, the Ohio Historical Society changed its name to the Ohio History Connection. More...

Rankin House Reopens

Rankin House Reopens

Tour the freshly restored home of Underground Railroad conductor
Rev. John Rankin in Ripley, Ohio. Learn more...

Explore Ohio history through stories, photos, videos, and events. The Ohio History Connection 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

  • Buckeye Furnace Fall Festival : October 04, 2014
  • Fall Celebration @ Johnston Farm : October 11, 2014
  • Boo in the Bog @ Cedar Bog : October 17, 2014
  • One-of-a-Kind Auctoin @ Fort Recovery : October 19, 2014
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Ohio History Weddings

Ohio History Weddings

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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2013 Photo Contest

2013 Photo Contest

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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