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Night at the Museum is sold out. Come see the museum during the day. More...

Celebrate Black History Month with engaging programs and events at the Ohio History Center and the National Afro-American Museum and Cultural Center. More...

New Name

New Name

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

  • Sleigh Rides in Spiegel Grove at Hayes Presidential Center : February 14, 2015
  • Beginning Your African American Genealogy at the Ohio History Center : February 21, 2015
  • The Founder, The Legend, The Pioneer Performance at National Afro-American Museum : February 28, 2015
  • Knitting Workshop at Zoar Village : February 28, 2015
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Featured Pages

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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Join the Discussion

Join the Discussion

Explore Ohio through social conversations. Follow the Ohio History Connection on Twitter, Facebook, and Youtube.

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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