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July 8, 2022

Open Doors: Tour Mount St. Joseph University’s Exquisite Mater Dei Chapel

Enjoy a self-guided tour of one of the most distinctive and beautiful campus chapels in the country. Graced with an interior design crafted exclusively by faculty and undergraduate students in 1962, Mater Dei Chapel is the communal and spiritual centerpiece of Mount St. Joseph University, which was founded in 1920 by the Sisters of Charity […]

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July 8, 2022

Open Doors: The Historic Jones Building Public Tour and Reception

Join us for a tour of the Historic Jones building and learn more about its long and distinguished history and its current use as artist studios and art gallery.

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July 8, 2022

Open Doors: Lustron House Open House

Visit this 1950’s post-war all metal kit home produced by the Lustron Corporation of Whitehall, Ohio. Approximately 1000 remain nation wide. This one was abandoned for 15 years and later restored by the Knox County Landmarks Foundation in Mount Vernon, Ohio. Built by the Bell Family for grandparents.

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July 8, 2022

Open Doors: Beavercreek Historical Society History Center Open House

Visit the Beavercreek Historical Society History Center Open House to see what 1800’s pioneer life was like in Ohio. Society members will be on hand to guide you through a collection of homemaking and farming artifacts of early Beavercreek settlers. While you’re there, take a look at the extensive research library containing Beavercreek’s historical data […]

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July 8, 2022

Open Doors: Welcome to our Miamisburg History Center

The Miamisburg History Center has thousands of artifacts and memorabilia in our large exhibit spaces. We also have census records, photographs, documents, and maps to help you with any research project you may have.

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July 8, 2022

Open Doors: Moss Ancestral Home

Visit the Moss Ancestral Home whose architecture is not seen in CT Western Reserve. Learn about the growth of the area after the discovery of coal, its transportation from canal to railroads and the impact upon the land.

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July 7, 2022

Open Doors: West Chester-Union Township Historical Society

Join us in celebrating the first time our two-room school house, built in 1900, is open to the public.

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July 7, 2022

Open Doors at the Oberlin Heritage Center

Join the Oberlin Heritage Center on Saturday, September 10 from 10:00am-3:00pm for a day of engaging local history tours and experiences for all ages. Visitors young and old can visit the Little Red Schoolhouse (1836) for a taste of what school life was like in the 1840s and play with games and toys of the […]

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July 7, 2022

Open Doors: Celebrating the Past

The Log Cabin Cookout is an annual event that was started in the 1960s and has grown to be very popular. The menu consists of a typical pioneer meal of ham and beans, cornbread and garden fresh vegetables. A couple dressed in period clothing will relate the story of the cabin and early life. Other […]

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July 7, 2022

Open Doors: Fleming Road United Methodist Church self guided tour

This is a self guided tour of church history. The German immigrants settled along Vine Street establishing several German Reformed Churches. As families moved out, these churches relocated and took the stained glass windows with them to the new church. Perseverance and determination are evident in the lasting history of descendants following their Faith.