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​May 6 & 7, 2017
Plan your itinerary to visit any or all of the participating museums and sites during RichHistory Weekend, May 5 &6, 2018. 
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Richland County, OH
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SATURDAY MAY 6th
 

SATURDAY MAY 6th, 2017

9am

 
Kingwood Gardens; House Tour $1 ($5 parking for all Kingwood events)
  Ohio Genealogical Society Isaly Library; Open 9 - 5 with Isaly Dairy Display & Courthouse Records

10am

 
Kingwood Gardens; Historic Garden Tour $1
  Richland County Museum in Lexington; Open 10 - 4 Antique steam engines, washing machines; butter making and apple fritters, samples available; hand-on pioneer crafts; museumtours; and more!
  Malabar Farm; Spinning and Weaving 10 - 4
  Malabar Farm; History Hike. 10 - noon. Pre-Registration Required
  Butler Museum; Open 10 - 4 with Story Telling at 10, 12, and 2
  Lucas Area Historical Society; Share Your Lucas Area Photos and History. Lucas Community Center 10 - 2

11am

 
Reaemlton Equestrian Center; Historic Tour of this National Register site. (repeats at 1pm)
  Shiloh Museum; Open 11 - 4 with Museum and Walking Tour
  Shelby Museum; Open 11 - 4 with Museum and Cabin Tour
  Malabar Farm; Bean Soup in the Big House 11 - 5

1pm

 
Richland Early American Center for History REACH; at the Blockhouse in South Park Open 1 - 4 with craft demonstrations
  Ohio Genealogical Society Isaly Library; 1 - 4 Tracing Your Family History via Websites
  Morton One Room School; Open 1 - 4
  Richland County Museum in Lexington; Loretta Hilliard; African American History of Richland County
  Oak Hill Cottage; Preservation Walk; Meet at the Carriage House. About a 1 hour leisurely paced walk around the grounds and on to the house at 31 Prescott and back through the Altman Taylor factory area on N. Main St., about 1 mile. Alan Wigton is your guide.
  Downtown Mansfield Inc.; Secret City Tour. Self-guided. $20, 1pm - 5pm. Purchase tickets at 128 N. Main St., No pre-registration required.

2pm

 
Malabar Farm; Edible Plants

3pm

 
Oak Hill Cottage; Victorian Fashion Tour; Reservations required 419-524-1765 and leave a message; $3 adults/$1 children. Tour the Cottage and learn about Victorian fashion. Jeff Mandeville is your guide.
  Raemelton Equestrian Center; Historic Tour of this National Register site.

4:30pm

 
  Oak Hill Cottage; Victorian Fashion Tour; Reservations required 419-524-1765 and leave a message; $3 adults/$1 children. Tour the Cottage and learn about Victorian fashion. Jeff Mandeville is your guide.

6pm

 
St. Luke's Point of Grace; 1928 Dinner Theater $25.
  St. Luke's Point of Grace; Spring Fling concert follows dinner theater
  Plymouth Museum; Night at the Museum $

8pm

 
Malabar Farm; Night Haunt; Reservations Required $30
   
 

SUNDAY MAY 7th

11am

 
Malabar Farm; Picnic with Laura Ingalls Wilder. Pre-registration required; $10 and $20
  Malabar Farm; Bean Soup in the Big House 11 - 5
  Shiloh Museum; Open 11 - 4 with Museum and Walking Tour

12noon

 
Butler Museum; Open 12 - 4 with Story Telling at 12 and 2
  Shelby Museum: Open 12 - 4 with Museum and Cabin Tour
  Richland County Museum in Lexington; Open 12 - 4 Antique steam engines, washing machines; butter making and apple fritters, samples available; hand-on pioneer crafts; museumtours; and more!
  Plymouth Museum; Open 12 - 4

1pm

 
Raemelton Equestrian Center; Historic Tour of this National Register site. (repeats at 3pm)
  Richland Early American Center for History REACH; at the Blockhouse; Open 1 - 4 with craft demonstrations
  Oak Hill Cottage; Preservation Walk. Meet at the Carriage House. About a 1 hour leisurely paced walk around the grounds and on to the house at 31 Prescott and back through the Altman Taylor factory area on N. Main St., about 1 mile. Alan Wigton is your guide.

2pm

 
  St. Luke's Point of Grace; Open 2 - 4 with "City of Churches" display
  Oak Hill Cottage;  House tours 2 - 5; $5 adults/$1 children

3pm

 
Raemelton Equestrian Center; Historic Tour of this National Register site.
  Richland County Museum in Lexington; Bvenita Williams; presentation on Underground Railroad in Richland County
  Malabar Farm; Eyewitness to History; The Ceely Rose Case, Free but pre-registration suggested. Located at the Ceely Rose House.
   
Also visit the Ohio Civil War Show at the Fairgrounds May 5 & 6, 2018 
ohiocivilwarshow.com
Thank you to all who participated and attended the 2017 Weekend! The 2018 schedule will be posted here in January.