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‘Celebrating the Pioneers’ in Marietta
An exhibition at Marietta’s Campus Martius Museum delves into the people who founded the Northwest Territory’s first permanent settlement.
Campus Martius Museum, Marietta
This museum tells the story of those who opened the Northwest Territory to settlement and features a walk through the home of Rufus Putnam, who arrived in 1788.
Peoples Mortuary Museum, Marietta
Bill Peoples’ museum houses a collection of interesting artifacts that offers insight into the funeral business and how it evolved over 150 years.
Rivers, Trails & Ales Festival
Marietta’s annual celebration of outdoor fun returns to town.
Best Hometowns 2017–18: Marietta
A new generation is helping this riverfront town preserve its rich heritage while embracing a sense of adventure and fun.
Valley Gem Sternwheeler, Marietta
An excursion on the Valley Gem sternwheeler is the perfect way to explore the history and charm of Marietta.
Road Trips: History Tour of Marietta
Take a trip into the past in Marietta, the first permanent settlement in the Northwest Territory.
Author David McCullough on ‘The Pioneers’
The Pulitzer Prize-winning historian’s new book examines the lives of those who settled Marietta, the United States’ first permanent settlement in the Northwest Territory.
Benny & Babe, Marietta
Food truck founders Ben and Amy Postlethwait took over a historic downtown Marietta property to create Benny & Babe.
The Historical Markers of Marietta’s Sewah Studios
Marietta’s Sewah Studios connects the past to the present with its instantly recognizable signs.
Best Hometowns 2017–18
This year, we honor Bowling Green, Marietta, Milford, Mount Vernon and Wooster — five communities that make us proud to call Ohio home.
Main Street Shopping: Marietta
Browse beautiful prints at justAjar Design Press, find handmade goods at Schafer Leather Store and uncover unique gifts at Wit & Whimzy.
Mound Cemetery, Marietta
This historic cemetery offers visitors a unique look back through time and insight into the early days of the Northwest Territory’s first permanent settlement.
3 Spots for Outdoor Adventure in Appalachian Ohio
Marietta Adventure Co.'s Ryan Smith shares a few favorites in and around his hometown.
Haunted Ohio: The Lafayette Hotel
Marietta’s historic riverfront hotel has a long history and plenty of ghost stories. Book a room — or a tour with Hidden Marietta — to see the place for yourself.
1936: The Great Flood
That spring, Marietta was just one of many river towns overtaken by rising waters that covered portions of a dozen states.
102 Days & Nights of Summer: Aug. 2019
Do some time at The Shawshank Redemption 25th Anniversary, honor the greats of football in Canton, and get adventurous at Marietta’s Rivers, Trails & Ales Festival.
3 Ohio Castles You Can Visit
These beautiful structures across Ohio offer a window into history and the chance to walk among the elegance and grandeur of an earlier age.