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Hours: Park - All daylight hours year round. Museum and Gift Shop - Memorial Day Weekend through October 31st on Saturday and Sunday between 12:00 - 4:00 pm. Buckeye Furnace is a reconstructed charcoal-fired blast furnace, one of many that once operated in southeastern Ohios Hanging...
Campus Martius Museum houses three floors of historical exhibits focusing on the Northwest Territory and its first settlement, Marietta. Visitors can also tour the Rufus Putnam House and the Ohio Company Land Office. Use the links at right to browse through what Campus Martius has...
The mission of the Roscoe Village Foundation is the preservation, restoration and interpretation of Roscoe's heritage during the Ohio Canal Period. Offering living History Tours, Hands-On activities, Festivals and events, Canal boat rides, shopping, dining, The Gardens of Roscoe,...
HOURS: May - Oct: 12:00 - 5:00 P.M. Daily, Nov - Dec.: 1:00 - 4:30 P.M. Wed. - Sun, Jan - Apr: 1:00 - 4:30 P.M. Tue. - Sun, Closed: New Years, Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas. Adults: $4.00, Students: $3.00, Family(2 adults with children 6-18): $11.00, The...
Start of Operation 1846. Olive Furnace has a unique arch. The furnace was built with a brick arch to support the boilers. A rear arch enabled the furnace to be charged, but this portion of the structure has fallen away. Evidence of the road leading to the furnace can be found in...
From about 1830 to 1900, the Hanging Rock Iron Region produced the majority of iron within the United States. The iron region is about eight miles wide. It extends through the east part of Scioto (county), and the west part of Lawrence(county), and enters Jackson county on the north,...
The Council promotes and educates visitors on the significant environmental, labor, and African-American history of the coal-mining boomtowns located within the Wayne National Forest region. The towns share their common heritage and cultural arts by sponsoring several festivals,...
Restored birthplace of First Lady Lucy Webb Hayes, Wife of the 19th U.S. President. Ohio's Rutherford B. Hayes. Open for Tours: April - September. Fridays and Saturdays from 1-4pm. Other times by appointment.
America's oldest continuously operating theater. Discover the heritage of this historic building that began as a Masonic Hall and continue to the current day theater. Many top name acts performed on this stage including Bob Hope, Laurel & Hardy, Sophie Tucker, and many more.
One of only about 396 drive-ins left in the United States! The Skyview Drive-In was built in 1948 by the late Carlos Crum. Walt Effinger, an employee of 30 years, purchased the drive-in in April of 1994 from Mr. Crum. Walt continues to maintain the high standards customers have...
The Ridges, formerly called the Athens Lunatic Asylum, was a mental hospital operated in Athens, Ohio from 1874 until 1993. During its operation, the hospital provided services to a variety of patients including Civil War veterans, children, and violent criminals suffering from various...
Jan 1 (Mon)
First Day Hike

1:00 pm. Start the New Year off right with a Conkle s Hollow Rim Trail Hike. Meet the naturalist in the parking area of Conkle s Hollow for a 2.5 mile hike. Along the way we will discuss some of the local history of Conkle s Hollow. Wear sturdy shoes and bundle up.

Cost: Free

Contact: Hocking Hills State Park, Phone: 740-385-6841

Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Historical

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Jan 5 (Fri)
Cedar Falls Stroll

10:00 am. Stroll with the naturalist and explore Cedar Falls. You will discover the natural and cultural history of this area of the park. Meet at the trail head.

Cost: Free

Contact: Hocking Hills State Park, Phone: 740-385-6841

Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife
Historical

more info

Jan 6 (Sat)
The Wonders of Old Man's Cave

10:00 am. Meet the Naturalist at the Naturalist Cabin for a short hike and discover some facts about the history of the area and the rock formations that are found through the park.

Cost: Free

Contact: Hocking Hills State Park, Phone: 740-385-6841

Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Historical

more info

Jan 6 (Sat)
Fireside Chat

1:00 pmBundle up and meet the naturalist at the Shelter House at Ash Cave to talk about the topic of the day. Each visit will bring a different topic ranging from local folklore and history to plants and animals. We might have a special guest or two. Bring a mug along we will have the kettle on. If you would like to know the topic for the fireside chat, please......

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Hocking Hills State Park, Phone: 740-385-6841

Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film
Wildlife
Historical

more info

Jan 12 (Fri)
Scalawags and Renegades

10:00 am. The Ohio Frontier was full of heroes and shady characters. Meet at the Shelter House at Rock House to hike and explore our local history.

Cost: Free

Contact: Hocking Hills State Park, Phone: 740-385-6561

Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife
Historical

more info

Jan 13 (Sat)
Fireside Chat

1:00 pmBundle up and meet the naturalist at the Shelter House at Ash Cave to talk about the topic of the day. Each visit will bring a different topic ranging from local folklore and history to plants and animals. We might have a special guest or two. Bring a mug along we will have the kettle on. If you would like to know the topic for the fireside chat, please......

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Hocking Hills State Park, Phone: 740-385-6841

Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film
Wildlife
Historical

more info

Jan 13 (Sat)
Jan 14 (Sun)
14th Annual Eastern Woodland Native American Celeb

10:00 am - 7:00 pm on Saturday, Jan 13th10:00 am - 5:00 pm on Sunday, Jan 14thCome enjoy your first Native American celebration of the year with traditional Native American drumming, singing, dancing, and regalia. Enjoy crafts and artwork from Native American artists from around the country, along with delicious food and drinks. There will be face painting,......

Cost: $5/adults, $3/children/seniors

Contact: Fairfield County Fairgrounds, Phone: 740-653-3041

Family Oriented
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film
Historical

more info

Jan 26 (Fri)
Cedar Falls Stroll

10:00 am. Meet the naturalist at the shelter house located by the main parking area to explore Cedar Falls and discover the unique natural and cultural history of this area of the park.

Cost: Free

Contact: Hocking Hills State Park, Phone: 740-385-6841

Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife
Historical

more info

Jan 27 (Sat)
The Wonders of Old Man's Cave

10:00 am. Meet the Naturalist at the Naturalist Cabin for a short hike and discover some facts about the history of the area and the rock formations that are found through the park.

Cost: Free

Contact: Hocking Hills State Park, Phone: 740-385-6841

Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Historical

more info

Jan 27 (Sat)
Fireside Chat

1:00 pmBundle up and meet the naturalist at the Naturalist Cabin located by the A frame Bridge at Old Man s Cave to talk about the topic of the day. Each visit will bring a different topic ranging from local folklore and history to plants and animals. We might even sneak in a special guest or two. Bring a mug along we will have the kettle on. If you would like......

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Hocking Hills State Park, Phone: 740-385-6841

Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film
Wildlife
Historical

more info

Feb 3 (Sat)
Cedar Falls Stroll

10:00 am. Stroll with the naturalist and explore Cedar Falls. You will discover the natural and cultural history of this area of the park. Meet at the trail head.

Cost: Free

Contact: Hocking Hills State Park, Phone: 740-385-6841

Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife
Historical

more info

Feb 3 (Sat)
Fireside Chat

1:00 pmBundle up and meet the naturalist at the Naturalist Cabin located by the A frame Bridge at Old Man s Cave to talk about the topic of the day. Each visit will bring a different topic ranging from local folklore and history to plants and animals. We might even sneak in a special guest or two. Bring a mug along we will have the kettle on. If you would like......

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Hocking Hills State Park, Phone: 740-385-6841

Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film
Wildlife
Historical

more info

Feb 16 (Fri)
Cedar Falls Stroll

10:00 am. Stroll with the naturalist and explore Cedar Falls. You will discover the natural and cultural history of this area of the park. Meet at the trail head.

Cost: Free

Contact: Hocking Hills State Park, Phone: 740-385-6841

Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Wildlife
Historical

more info

Feb 17 (Sat)
The Wonders of Old Man's Cave

10:00 am. Meet the Naturalist at the Naturalist Cabin for a short hike and discover some facts about the history of the area and the rock formations that are found through the park.

Cost: Free

Contact: Hocking Hills State Park, Phone: 740-385-6841

Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Historical

more info

Feb 18 (Sun)
45th Annual Winter Hike Series

2:00 pm. All Ages. Take a 2.5 or 5-mile hike through the woods and fields. Food will be served. Buzzards Roost Picnic Area, 1375 State Route 674 N, Canal Winchester, OH 43110.

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Slate Run Farm, Phone: 614-508-8111

Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Historical

more info

Feb 25 (Sun)
Fireside Chat

1:00 pmBundle up and meet the naturalist at the Naturalist Cabin located by the A frame Bridge at Old Man s Cave to talk about the topic of the day. Each visit will bring a different topic ranging from local folklore and history to plants and animals. We might even sneak in a special guest or two. Bring a mug along we will have the kettle on. If you would like......

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Hocking Hills State Park, Phone: 740-385-6841

Outdoor Activity
Family Oriented
Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film
Wildlife
Historical

more info

Mar 22 (Thu)
Ken Williamson Remembering Vietnam

5:30 - 6:30 pm. Ken Williamson first went to Vietnam in 1969, serving with the Army Engineers. He photographed the land, people and events then and continued photographing its citizens and sites when he returned years after the war. He has compiled his observations into a book which intertwines his personal life and reactions with the historical events of the......

Cost: Free Event

Contact: Nelsonville Public Library, Phone: 740-753-2118

Special Interest
Arts/Music/Film
Historical

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