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==[[Northwest Ohio]]==
 
==[[Northwest Ohio]]==
[[Image:Ohio-Fremont-Hayes_Pres_Museum-Antler_Chair.jpg|thumb|right|150px|Hayes Presidential Library]]
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[[Image:Ohio-Fremont-Hayes_Pres_Museum-Antler_Chair.jpg|thumb|right|150px|Antler Chair - Hayes Presidential Library]]
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'''[[Ashland (Ohio)|Ashland]]'''
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*'''Ashland County Historical Society''',  420 Center St.
 
'''[[Findlay]]
 
'''[[Findlay]]
 
*'''Hancock Historical Museum''', 422 West Sandusky.  
 
*'''Hancock Historical Museum''', 422 West Sandusky.  
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'''[[Fremont (Ohio)|Fremont]]:'''
 
'''[[Fremont (Ohio)|Fremont]]:'''
 
*'''Hayes Presidential Center''', 712 North St. The Nations first Presidential Library.  
 
*'''Hayes Presidential Center''', 712 North St. The Nations first Presidential Library.  
'''Milan:'''
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'''[[Milan (Ohio)|Milan]]:'''
 
*'''Thomas A. Edison Birthplace Museum''' and birthplace.  
 
*'''Thomas A. Edison Birthplace Museum''' and birthplace.  
 
*'''Milan Historical Museum''', 10 Edison Dr.
 
*'''Milan Historical Museum''', 10 Edison Dr.
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*'''Seneca County Museum''',  28 Clay Street.
 
*'''Seneca County Museum''',  28 Clay Street.
 
*'''Tiffin Glass Museum & Shoppe''', 25-27 S. Washington St.
 
*'''Tiffin Glass Museum & Shoppe''', 25-27 S. Washington St.
'''[[Toledo]]:'''
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'''[[Toledo (Ohio)|Toledo]]:'''
 
* '''Toledo Firefighters Museum'''  
 
* '''Toledo Firefighters Museum'''  
 
* '''Toledo Museum of Art'''
 
* '''Toledo Museum of Art'''
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==[[Northeast Ohio]]==
 
==[[Northeast Ohio]]==
'''[[Cleveland]]''':
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'''[[Ashtabula]]:'''
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*'''Ashtabula Marine Museum/Great Lakes Marine and Coast Guard Memorial Museum''', 1071 Walnut Boulevard.
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*'''Hubbard House UGGR Museum''',  corner of Walnut Blvd. and Lake Ave.
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*'''Olin Covered Bridge Museum''',  south on Dibble Road to Dewey Road.
  
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'''[[Cleveland]]:'''
 
[[Image:Rockhall.jpg|thumb|150px|The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame]]
 
[[Image:Rockhall.jpg|thumb|150px|The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame]]
 
* '''Rock and Roll Hall of Fame'''
 
* '''Rock and Roll Hall of Fame'''
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* '''Cleveland Museum of Art'''  
 
* '''Cleveland Museum of Art'''  
 
* '''Cleveland Museum of Natural History'''
 
* '''Cleveland Museum of Natural History'''
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*'''Crawford Auto-Aviation Museum'''
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*'''Great Lakes Science Center'''
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*'''NASA Glenn Research Center'''
 
* '''The Cleveland Childrens Museum''', 10730 Euclid Ave.
 
* '''The Cleveland Childrens Museum''', 10730 Euclid Ave.
 
* '''Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage'''
 
* '''Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage'''
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[[Image:Canton_Ohio_Football_Hall_of_Fame.JPG|thumb|right|Pro Football Hall of Fame - [[Canton (Ohio)|Canton]]]]
 
'''[[Akron]]'''
 
'''[[Akron]]'''
 
* '''National Inventors Hall of Fame Museum'''   
 
* '''National Inventors Hall of Fame Museum'''   
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* '''Goodyear World of Rubber Museum''', 1144 East Market St.
 
* '''Goodyear World of Rubber Museum''', 1144 East Market St.
  
'''[[Canton]]'''
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[[Image:Ohio_-_Canton_-_McKinley_Tomb.jpg|thumb|right|McKinley Monument - [[Canton (Ohio)|Canton]]]]
* '''Pro Football Hall of Fame'''  
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'''[[Canton (Ohio)|Canton]]'''
*'''Crawford Auto-Aviation Museum'''  
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*'''Cultural Center for the Arts'''
* '''Great Lakes Science Center'''
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*'''Canton Museum of Art'''
* '''NASA Glenn Research Center'''
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*'''Pro Football Hall of Fame'''  
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*'''National First Ladies' Library, 205 & 331 Market Ave. S.
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*'''Wm. McKinley Presidential Library and Memorial''', (McKinley Monument), 800 McKinley Monument Drive NW
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*'''Zoar Village State Memorial''', 2.5 miles east of I-77 (exit 93) on State Route 212
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'''[[Milan (Ohio)|Milan]]'''
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*'''The Edison Birthplace Museum''',  9 Edison Dr.
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*'''Milan Historical Museum''',  10 Edison Dr.
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[[Image:Garfield's House.JPG|thumb|right|President Garfield's Home [[Mentor]]]]
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'''[[Mentor]]'''
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*'''James A. Garfield National Historic Site,  8095 Mentor Ave.
 
'''[[Orrville]]'''
 
'''[[Orrville]]'''
 
*'''The Orrville Historical Society''', 142 Depot Street
 
*'''The Orrville Historical Society''', 142 Depot Street
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*'''Wayne County Historical Society and Museum''', 546 E. Bowman St.
 
*'''Wayne County Historical Society and Museum''', 546 E. Bowman St.
  
'''[[Vermilion]]''':
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'''[[Vermilion (Ohio)|Vermilion]]''':
 
*'''Inland Seas Maritime Museum''', 480 Main St.
 
*'''Inland Seas Maritime Museum''', 480 Main St.
  
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'''[[Chillicothe]]'''
 
'''[[Chillicothe]]'''
[[Image:Ohio_-_Ross_County-Hopewell_Bird_Claw.jpg|Thumb|150px|right|Bird Claw -Bear Tooth - Hopewell 200 BC to 500 AD]]
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[[Image:Ohio_-_Ross_County-Hopewell_Bird_Claw.jpg|thumb|150px|Bird Claw and Bear Tooth in mica - Hopewell]]
 
*''' Adena Mansion and Gardens''', Adena Road,outside of Chillicothe
 
*''' Adena Mansion and Gardens''', Adena Road,outside of Chillicothe
 
*'''Chillocothe Railroad Museum''', Corner of Paint/Water Streets.  
 
*'''Chillocothe Railroad Museum''', Corner of Paint/Water Streets.  
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*'''Dr. John D. Harris Dental Museum''', 209 Main Street, Bainbdidge  
 
*'''Dr. John D. Harris Dental Museum''', 209 Main Street, Bainbdidge  
 
*'''Lucy Hayes Heritage Center''', 90 West Sixth St.,
 
*'''Lucy Hayes Heritage Center''', 90 West Sixth St.,
''''[[Columbus]]'''
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'''[[Columbus]]'''
 
*'''Columbus Museum of Art''', 480 East Broad Street
 
*'''Columbus Museum of Art''', 480 East Broad Street
 
*'''The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium''', 9990 Riverside Dr.
 
*'''The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium''', 9990 Riverside Dr.
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*'''Franklin Park Conservatory'''
 
*'''Franklin Park Conservatory'''
 
*'''Ohio Craft Museum''', 1665 West Fifth Avenue.
 
*'''Ohio Craft Museum''', 1665 West Fifth Avenue.
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*'''Ohio History Center''', 800 E 17th Avenue.
 
*'''Ohio Statehouse''', downtown intersection of Broad/High St.
 
*'''Ohio Statehouse''', downtown intersection of Broad/High St.
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'''[[Holmes County]]:'''
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*'''Amish & Mennonite Heritage Center''', 5798 County Road 77
 
'''Pickerington:'''
 
'''Pickerington:'''
 
*'''Motorcycle Hall of Fame and Museum''', 13515 Yarmouth Dr.
 
*'''Motorcycle Hall of Fame and Museum''', 13515 Yarmouth Dr.
  
 
==[[Southwest Ohio]]==
 
==[[Southwest Ohio]]==
'''[[Cincinnati]]''':
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'''[[Cincinnati]]:'''
  
 
[[Image:National Underground Railroad Freedom Center.JPG|thumb|150px|The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center]]
 
[[Image:National Underground Railroad Freedom Center.JPG|thumb|150px|The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center]]
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* '''Cincinnati Observatory Center'''
 
* '''Cincinnati Observatory Center'''
 
* '''The Center for Holocaust and Humanity Education'''  
 
* '''The Center for Holocaust and Humanity Education'''  
'''[[Dayton]]''':
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'''[[Dayton]]:'''
 
* '''Dayton Art Institute''', 456 Belmonte Park North.
 
* '''Dayton Art Institute''', 456 Belmonte Park North.
 
* '''Dayton International Peace Museum''', 208 West Monument Avenue  
 
* '''Dayton International Peace Museum''', 208 West Monument Avenue  
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*'''Hoover Historical Center''',  1875 East Maple Street N.W
 
* '''National Museum of the U. S. Air Force'''
 
* '''National Museum of the U. S. Air Force'''
 
* '''Wright Cycle Company Complex''', 22 South Williams Street
 
* '''Wright Cycle Company Complex''', 22 South Williams Street
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'''[[Lebanon (Ohio)|Lebanon]]:'''
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*'''Warren County Historical Society Museum''', 105 S. Broadway
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[[Image:Wright_B_Flyer_Museum.JPG|thumb|right|Wright "B" Flyer Museum - [[Springboro]]]]
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'''[[Warren County (Ohio)|Warren County]]'''
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*'''Caesar's Creek Pioneer Village''',  3999 Pioneer Village Road in [[Waynesville]].
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*'''First Free Black School''',  North Street in [[Harveysburg]].
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*'''Fort Ancient State Memorial''',  6123 State Route 350 in [[Oregonia]].
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*'''Springboro Historical Society Museum''', 110 South Main Street in [[Springboro]].
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*'''Wright-B Flyer Museum''', [[Springboro]]
  
 
==[[Southeast Ohio]]==
 
==[[Southeast Ohio]]==
 
'''Dresden:'''
 
'''Dresden:'''
 
*'''Dresden Junction Toy Train Museum''', 12585 Main St. Trinway  
 
*'''Dresden Junction Toy Train Museum''', 12585 Main St. Trinway  
'''[[Marietta]]:'''
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'''[[Marietta (Ohio)|Marietta]]:'''
 
*'''Ohio River Museum''', 601 Front Street.
 
*'''Ohio River Museum''', 601 Front Street.
 
'''Norwich:'''
 
'''Norwich:'''
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*'''John and Annie Glenn Historic Site''', 72 W. Main St.  
 
*'''John and Annie Glenn Historic Site''', 72 W. Main St.  
 
'''[[Portsmouth (Ohio)|Portsmouth]]:'''
 
'''[[Portsmouth (Ohio)|Portsmouth]]:'''
 
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*'''Southern Ohio Museum''', 825 Gallia St.
 
'''Roseville:'''
 
'''Roseville:'''
 
*'''National Ceramic Museum  
 
*'''National Ceramic Museum  
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*'''Putnam Underground Railway Education Center''', 522 Woodland Ave.  
 
*'''Putnam Underground Railway Education Center''', 522 Woodland Ave.  
 
*'''Zanesville Art Center''', 620 Military Rd.
 
*'''Zanesville Art Center''', 620 Military Rd.
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Revision as of 16:40, 14 August 2012

    This article is a travel topic

  • Ohio Museums:

Ohio like many destinations is proud of their history, heritage and accomplishments. There are many opportunities to view this preserved heritage throughout the State.

Contents

Northwest Ohio

Antler Chair - Hayes Presidential Library

Ashland

  • Ashland County Historical Society, 420 Center St.

Findlay

  • Hancock Historical Museum, 422 West Sandusky.
  • Mazza Museum, 100 N. Main St. Only teaching gallery specializing illustration/art in chidren's books.
  • Black Heritage Library and Multicutural Center, 817 Harmon St.

Fremont:

  • Hayes Presidential Center, 712 North St. The Nations first Presidential Library.

Milan:

  • Thomas A. Edison Birthplace Museum and birthplace.
  • Milan Historical Museum, 10 Edison Dr.
  • Milan Museum Complex, 7 buildings.

Norwalk:

  • The Firelands Museum, 4 Case Ave.

Sandusky:

  • Follett House Museum, 404 Wayne St.
  • Maritime Museum of Sandusky, 125 Meigs Street.
  • Merry-Go-Round Museum, 301 Jackson Street
  • Ohio Veterans Home Museum & Hall of Fame, at Ohio Veterans Home - US 250

Tiffin:

  • Seneca County Museum, 28 Clay Street.
  • Tiffin Glass Museum & Shoppe, 25-27 S. Washington St.

Toledo:

  • Toledo Firefighters Museum
  • Toledo Museum of Art
  • Toledo Art Glass Pavilion

Wapakoneta:

  • Armstrong Air & Space Museum

Northeast Ohio

Ashtabula:

  • Ashtabula Marine Museum/Great Lakes Marine and Coast Guard Memorial Museum, 1071 Walnut Boulevard.
  • Hubbard House UGGR Museum, corner of Walnut Blvd. and Lake Ave.
  • Olin Covered Bridge Museum, south on Dibble Road to Dewey Road.

Cleveland:

The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame
  • Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
  • Crawford Auto-Aviation Museum, 10825 East Boulevard.
  • Cleveland Museum of Art
  • Cleveland Museum of Natural History
  • Crawford Auto-Aviation Museum
  • Great Lakes Science Center
  • NASA Glenn Research Center
  • The Cleveland Childrens Museum, 10730 Euclid Ave.
  • Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage


Pro Football Hall of Fame - Canton

Akron

  • National Inventors Hall of Fame Museum
  • Akron Art Museum
  • Goodyear World of Rubber Museum, 1144 East Market St.
McKinley Monument - Canton

Canton

  • Cultural Center for the Arts
  • Canton Museum of Art
  • Pro Football Hall of Fame
  • National First Ladies' Library, 205 & 331 Market Ave. S.
  • Wm. McKinley Presidential Library and Memorial, (McKinley Monument), 800 McKinley Monument Drive NW
  • Zoar Village State Memorial, 2.5 miles east of I-77 (exit 93) on State Route 212

Milan

  • The Edison Birthplace Museum, 9 Edison Dr.
  • Milan Historical Museum, 10 Edison Dr.
President Garfield's Home Mentor

Mentor

  • James A. Garfield National Historic Site, 8095 Mentor Ave.

Orrville

  • The Orrville Historical Society, 142 Depot Street
  • The Orrville Railroad Heritage Society, 145 Depot Street
  • Remember When Agriculture Museum, 930 Penn Ave.
  • Toy and Hobby Museum, 531 Smithville-Hostetler Road.

Wooster

  • The College of Wooster Art Museum, 1220 Beall Ave.
  • Secrest Arboretum at The Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center, 2680 Madison Ave.
  • Wayne Center for the Arts, 237 South Walnut St.
  • Wayne County Historical Society and Museum, 546 E. Bowman St.

Vermilion:

  • Inland Seas Maritime Museum, 480 Main St.

Mid-Ohio

Chillicothe

Bird Claw and Bear Tooth in mica - Hopewell
  • Adena Mansion and Gardens, Adena Road,outside of Chillicothe
  • Chillocothe Railroad Museum, Corner of Paint/Water Streets.
  • Hopewell Culture National Historical Park
  • James A. Thomas Telephone Museum, 68 East Main St.
  • Dr. John D. Harris Dental Museum, 209 Main Street, Bainbdidge
  • Lucy Hayes Heritage Center, 90 West Sixth St.,

Columbus

  • Columbus Museum of Art, 480 East Broad Street
  • The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium, 9990 Riverside Dr.
  • COSI, 333 West Broad Street.
  • Franklin Park Conservatory
  • Ohio Craft Museum, 1665 West Fifth Avenue.
  • Ohio History Center, 800 E 17th Avenue.
  • Ohio Statehouse, downtown intersection of Broad/High St.

Holmes County:

  • Amish & Mennonite Heritage Center, 5798 County Road 77

Pickerington:

  • Motorcycle Hall of Fame and Museum, 13515 Yarmouth Dr.

Southwest Ohio

Cincinnati:

The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center
  • Cincinnati Art Museum
  • Cincinnati Zoo
  • National Underground Railroad Freedom Center
  • The Contemporary Art Museum
  • The Cincinnati Museum Center at Union Terminal
  • Taft Museum of Art
  • Weston Art Gallery
  • Pendelton Art Museum
  • Harriet Beecher-Stowe House
  • The Krohn Conservatory
  • Cincinnati Observatory Center
  • The Center for Holocaust and Humanity Education

Dayton:

  • Dayton Art Institute, 456 Belmonte Park North.
  • Dayton International Peace Museum, 208 West Monument Avenue
  • Hoover Historical Center, 1875 East Maple Street N.W
  • National Museum of the U. S. Air Force
  • Wright Cycle Company Complex, 22 South Williams Street

Lebanon:

  • Warren County Historical Society Museum, 105 S. Broadway
Wright "B" Flyer Museum - Springboro

Warren County

  • Caesar's Creek Pioneer Village, 3999 Pioneer Village Road in Waynesville.
  • First Free Black School, North Street in Harveysburg.
  • Fort Ancient State Memorial, 6123 State Route 350 in Oregonia.
  • Springboro Historical Society Museum, 110 South Main Street in Springboro.
  • Wright-B Flyer Museum, Springboro

Southeast Ohio

Dresden:

  • Dresden Junction Toy Train Museum, 12585 Main St. Trinway

Marietta:

  • Ohio River Museum, 601 Front Street.

Norwich:

  • National Road-Zane Grey Museum 8850 East Pike, Norwich

New Concord:

  • John and Annie Glenn Historic Site, 72 W. Main St.

Portsmouth:

  • Southern Ohio Museum, 825 Gallia St.

Roseville:

  • National Ceramic Museum
  • Roseville Hitorical Society Museum, 140 South Main St.

Zanesville:

  • Putnam Underground Railway Education Center, 522 Woodland Ave.
  • Zanesville Art Center, 620 Military Rd.
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