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May 25, 2022

Open Doors: ACHS Off Limits Tour

Guests will embark on a self-guided tour of the Ashland County Historical Society’s hidden spaces. See the original cistern that the Cowan family used to disperse water throughout the house. Explore the basement of the Manor House that served as a summer kitchen for the Cowans. Hear about the tragic death of eight-year-old Grace Myers […]

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May 25, 2022

Open Doors: Historic Tour of Swanton!

We’re participating in the statewide Ohio Open Doors event on September 16, 2022 with the Ohio History Connection! Local sponsors are opening their historic buildings and landmarks to the public for special tours and programs. Join us in honoring the history, design and stories of our historic place! Complete list of businesses and more information […]

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May 25, 2022

Open Doors: Marion Women’s Club Home “Welcome Home” Event

The “Welcome Home” event is a firsthand opportunity to visit the beautiful and historic Colonial Revival Marion Women’s Club Home and hear the amazing stories of women of the Marion County Federation of Women’s Clubs and their community engagement and impact.  Costumed docents invite you to engage in this history to gain insights into the […]

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May 25, 2022

Open Doors: Hicksville’s Attic

Items pertaining to early times in Hicksville will be on display; different themes and related memorabilia will be featured.

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May 20, 2022

Open Doors: Hayesville Opera House

Visit one of Ohio’s older theaters; the Hayesville Opera House, built in 1886, is one of the best examples of a 19th century theater.

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May 20, 2022

Open Doors: Historic Barns of Ohio

Robert Kroeger, author of Historic Barns of Ohio, will offer a live painting, storytelling event, and book signing. Visitors can tour Kilpi Hall, a registered historic building established in 1899 as a Finnish Temperance Hall. In 1976, the building was purchased by a group of people who started the Conneaut Arts Center. Barns of the […]

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May 20, 2022

Open Doors: Major General William Lytle’s 252nd Birthday Celebration

Come celebrate the 252nd anniversary of the birth of Major General William Lytle. A free Open House with music by the Williamsburg Community Band, refreshments and tours of the recently completed Land Office (replica). Hailed the “Father of Clermont County”, William Lytle was appointed Deputy Surveyor at age 23 and surveyed the district near present […]

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May 20, 2022

Open Doors: Bethel Historical Society & Museum Celebrates 50 years

Come join us for your free tour of the Bethel Historical Museum from 1-4PM. No reservations are needed. Visit the many displays, galleries, newspapers and photos of our historic past. See the local industries and show your children how our early settlers used their tools of their trade! Learn how our ancestors made use of […]

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May 19, 2022

Centennial Trail Tour

Camp Tuscazoar is 102 years old! Celebrate with us and enjoy a walking tour of a collection of 100 historic sites throughout camp. The trail now features new metal signs and posts, thanks to a generous grant from the Tuscarawas County Convention & Visitors Bureau. Visitors are encouraged to hike to many or all of […]

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May 16, 2022

Open Doors: Turn of the Century Ice Cream Social

Celebrate opening our doors with an old-time games and free ice cream! Challenge your friends to croquet or try your luck walking on stilts! We will have games for all ages.