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Kids Adventures: History & Farm Life

Learn about those who fought for our nation’s independence at Fort Meigs, unearth ancient treasures at The Oleander Park System in Sylvania and more.

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Carry Me Home

Ohio’s Underground Railroad and abolitionist sites are rich with history.

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Ross County Rendezvous

Discover the history, food, shopping and culture of Chillicothe and Ross County.

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Fans of Flight

Aviation-loving volunteers and staff bring the history and joy of flying to museum visitors.

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For the People

The Ohio Statehouse marks 150 years of democracy in action.

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Q&A: Douglas Brinkley on ‘American Moonshot’

The author and historian talks with us about President John F. Kennedy’s determination to put an American on the moon.

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D-Day Conneaut

The annual event draws World War II re-enactors, veterans and thousands of spectators to the Lake Erie shore each summer.

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McKinley’s Final Days

The William McKinley Presidential Library & Museum delves into the legacy of the 1901 Pan-American Exposition.

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BeauVerre Riordan Stained Glass Studios, Middletown

Jay and Linda Moorman are preserving the timeless art form the business was founded on more than a century ago (and you can stop by to visit).

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Ohio Heritage: Hopewell Ceremonial Earthworks

Our state’s Hopewell Ceremonial Earthworks have been nominated for recognition as a World Heritage Site. Explore these elaborately designed places where Native Americans once gathered.

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Thanksgiving with Abraham Lincoln

Each year, Jerry Payn of Wooster portrays our 16th president at Hale Farm & Village’s harvest dinner.

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The Crash of the USS Shenandoah

In September 1925, the U.S. Navy’s heralded flying machine crashed in Noble County, killing 14 crew members and becoming forever tied to this corner of Ohio.

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The Revival

Over-the-Rhine is one of the most intact 19th-century urban historic districts in the nation. Here’s how Cincinnati saved it.

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Phantoms of the Field

From frightening to folksy, scarecrows have long stood as icons of the fall harvest.

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The Model Soldier

Col. Charles Young, raised in the Ohio River town of Ripley, was a military leader, diplomat and scholar.

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The Legacy of Clearview Golf Club

William Powell’s East Canton club is the first and only golf course designed, built, owned and operated by an African American. Today, his kids oversee the operation and bring their father’s message of inclusivity to a new generation.

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Work of Faith

Nick America has spent his life repairing church steeples and bell towers across the nation.

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The Butler Institute of American Art at 100

In 1919, Joseph G. Butler Jr. opened a Youngstown museum dedicated to American artists. Its collection now numbers in the thousands.

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Heritage Road Trips 2018

These four museums that celebrate Ohio’s industrial heritage offer a window into how we helped the nation grow.

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