Ohio History Center

The headquarters of the Ohio History Connection, the Ohio History Center includes a museum, archives/library, historic preservation office, and Ohio Village, in addition to access to Ohio History Connection's services.

614-297-2300/800-686-6124

Closed all federal holidays except for July 4. We are Open Easter Sunday.

Museum Hours
Wednesday-Saturday: 10:00 – 5 p
Sunday: Noon - 5 p

Museum and Ohio Village
Open July 4, 2014, Noon–5 p.m.
Signature Event Admission applies during our annual Glorious Fourth Old-Fashioned Independence Day Celebration at Ohio Village Noon– 5 p.m. July 4.

Archives/Library Research Room Hours
Wednesday - Saturday:
10 - 5 p

State Historic Preservation Office Hours
Monday-Friday:
9 - 5 p

Ohio History Center
800 E 17th Ave
Columbus, Ohio 43211

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Adults $10
Children (6 - 12) $5
Children (5 & under) FREE
Seniors $9
School Groups $4/student

AAA and senior discounts given. Military discounts are available with ID to all active military and their dependents as well as to veterans.

Archives Library Admission
FREE

Handicapped Accessibility: Site is wheelchair accessible. Limited wheelchair access to restrooms.

Near the Ohio History Center

Adena Mansion and Gardens Historic Site Shrum Mound Story Mound
Newark Earthworks Wahkeena Nature Preserve Warren G. Harding Home and Memorial Historic Sites
Hanby House Historic Site Flint Ridge Ancient Quarries and Nature Preserve

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Museum

Museum

Explore Ohio’s history, natural history, and archaeological heritage Wednesdays-Sundays.

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Archives/Library

Archives/Library

Access archival materials in the Research Room.

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Exhibits

Exhibits

Connect to the history of Ohio through exhibits on topics ranging from prehistory to the present.

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Programs and Events

Programs and Events

Find out about daily programs in the museum like Echoes in Time Theater.

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State Historic Preservation Office

State Historic Preservation Office

Historic preservation is about protecting, promoting, and using historic places.

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Ohio Village

Ohio Village

Immerse yourself in history in a 1860s village setting.

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