Great Gifts for History Buffs

Looking for a unique gifts for the history buffs?  We have lots of suggestions!!!

1)  “Sneak Peek” Tours of the Museum Collections Facility and Archives Stacks

Participants will tour the facility where museum objects are stored or the archives/library stacks with our curators. They will have the chance to see and, after they put on their white gloves, touch unique objects and documents from the Civil War era.

Dates and Times: Museum Collections Facility – Thursday, December 29 6:30-9:00

Archives/Library Stacks – Saturday, January 7 1:30-4:00

Museum Collections Facility – Saturday, January 19 6:30-9:00

Archives/Library Stacks – Saturday, February 25 1:30-4:00

Cost: Museum Tour – $149.00 per person

Archives/Library Tour – $99.00 per person

Museum/Archives Tour Combination – $209.00 per person

To Make Reservations: Call – 800-686-1541

2)  OhioPix for Historic Pictures

Ohio Presidents and Civil War generals? Historic views of Ohio cities? Ohio Stadium? You can get pictures of those!

Order high quality reproductions of unique historic photographs from the Society’s extensive photographic archives. Online ordering is secure and seamless. Choose from high resolution digital files or photographic prints in a variety of sizes. Visit

3)  All New Ohio History Store at Zazzle

For the history buff on your list, check out our selection of mugs, mousepads, puzzles, cell phone cases and many more products using images of objects and documents from the Ohio Historical Society. Visit our Zazzle store at*

4)  The Ohio History Store

Visit the Ohio History Store to purchase gifts, tickets to Dickens of a Christmas and the gift that lasts all year, an Ohio Historical Society membership! See

All of these purchases have purpose. Proceeds help the Ohio Historical Society to care for archival and museum collections and digitize more historic documents. Happy shopping!

Posted November 24, 2011
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