Upcoming Programs, Events & County News

Portage County Historical Society, 6549 N. Chestnut St. Ravenna OH--(located next to the Ravenna High School & Stadium and just southwest of Maple Grove Cemetery)


Thursday 2-5 PM
Saturday-9:30 to Noon CLOSED the First Saturday of the Month due to Genealogical Society meeting

We are CLOSED from December 17th to January 3rd, 2018. Reopen on January 4th at 2 pm

Group Tours by Appointment-call 330-296-3523
A $3.00 Donation Is Requested For Tours Of The Museum Only-Addition $2.00 For Buildings (Houses, Land Office, Cabin, Ford Seed, Barn, Indian Village)If Volunteer Is Available.

All Regularly Scheduled Programs Held At The Museum Are Free And Open To The Public. All programs
times are 2:00 P. M. unless otherwise noted.

Special Events Held In The Amphitheater-Pavilion Will Have A Charge Per Event

October 28,2017 - Walking Tour of Maple Grove Cemetery at 2 PM ; October 29,2017 - Rain Date

November 25,2017 - Theodore Dundra on Theodore Roosevelt at 2 PM

December 16,2017 - Holiday Open House , 2 to 4 PM


Portage County Events Calendar to find out what is coming up!


The Museum, Homes, Campbell Land Office, Ford Seed Building and Clock Tower are open for tours during
regular hours. Special group tours can be made by appointment. School classes, scout troops, and clubs are welcome. We offer Teas for Brownie troops and Girl Scouts and other organizations at the Strickland and Carter Homes. The Strickland House can be rented for Baby Showers, Small Weddings, Club Meetings, etc.
Call the Museum at 330-296-3523 to talk to one of our volunteers or leave a message.

The Pavilion is available for rent for a fee(picnics, concerts, parties)-call 330-296-3523