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June 21, 2022

Open Doors: Webb House

The Licking County Historical Society is opening the doors to the Webb House! Built by Frank Camden Webb for his bride, Shirley Pister, in 1907. The Webb House now serves as another of the Licking County Historical Society’s house museums. Featuring a Clarence White exhibit and other local artists.

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June 21, 2022

Open Doors: Licking County Historical Society

The Licking County Historical Society is opening the doors to the Sherwood Davidson House! Originally built in 1828 by local merchant Buckingham Sherwood, The Sherwood-Davidson House was then purchased by Cornelia Davidson in 1860. The house remained in the family until 1946. The house now serves as a museum for the Licking County Historical Society. […]

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June 21, 2022

Open Doors: The Marion Palace Theatre Behind the Curtain Tour

Please join us for a behind the scenes tour of the Marion Palace Theatre from the front marquee to the green room below the stage.

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June 21, 2022

Open Doors: St. John’s Episcopal Church History and Community Connections

Founded in 1804 by a band of settlers led by James Kilbourne, St. John’s Episcopal Church is the first Episcopal church west of the Alleghenies. You will be awed by the building’s construction including materials resourced and crafted locally and four central pillars made from milled solid black walnut trees. The cemetery rests 317 documented […]

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June 21, 2022

Open Doors: Daniel Hertzler, Jr. Opens the Door to his Family Home

A Hertzler relative (Daniel Hertzler look-alike) will greet visitors to his family home where other costumed docents will elaborate of the family history from Lancaster, PA to the building of this home in 1854. Explanation of the historical events that transpired.

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June 21, 2022

Open Doors: Vinton County Historical and Genealogical Society Open House

Visit and tour our post-Civil War house museum furnished with early to mid 1900s furnishings and the annex with an agricultural tools collection. Enjoy refreshments with our volunteers, browse our family histories collection, and share your own family histories, photos, mementoes or memories to add to the historical record of Vinton County people and communities.

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June 14, 2022

Open Doors Painesville

College Hall will be open to short tours and a representative will be on site to elaborate on the Women’s Rights Walkway and Susan B Anthony Exhibit in College Hall from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. on Saturday, Sept 10th.

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June 14, 2022

Open Doors: Butterfly Tagging and Release at Heritage Farm

Heritage Farm will be open for tours during both events. On Sept. 11 the farmers market will run from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. with the butterfly tagging and release at noon. The Sept. 17 event will run from noon to 5 p.m. at Heritage Farm and will also include tours of the historic building […]

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June 14, 2022

Open Doors: Behind the Scenes Look at Small Town Ohio History

Ever wonder how a local history museum is run? Take a behind the scenes look at the Mantua Historical Society collections and see how objects are safely stored and identified. Visitors can enjoy a walk through the Mantua Center Historic District while listening to live music and touring the museum, Eastlawn Cemetery, and grounds. Stroll […]

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May 25, 2022

Open Doors: Hillcrest Children’s Home Tribute Gallery & Museum

A tribute to the last and largest Children’s Home in Scioto County, Ohio. Early Ohio Children’s Home. Light refreshments will be provided.