Wood County Historical Center & Museum
Contact Us | Museum History

Entrance to the Wood County Historical Museum. Photo courtesy of Nathan Crook.


Volunteer Now thru Volunteer Spot

The Museum is in need of volunteers to help with a variety of upcoming events this summer!

Please sign up using Volunteer Spot or call the Museum at 419-352-0967.

Education & Tours

Rearch and Donation Info

Spring Chanticleer online
Spring Chanticleer Newsletter Online PDF

2016 Time Capsule Application


From our friends at the
Ohio History Connection:
Save the Ohio History Fund
Tax Check-off and Grants Program

Events at the Wood County Historical Center & Museum

Business in Boomtown Walkling Tour
May 21 - Leaves from the Carter House (BG) at 10AM.

Demonstration Days
FREE Summer Fun for the whole Family!
June 4 & 5 Tractor Show & Farm Demonstrations
July Fiber Arts • August Town Ball

Star-style Benefit Show
June 4 @ 7 PM, BGHS Performing Arts Center
Sponsored by Julie's Dance Studio
100% of donations benefit the Accessibility Project

Monthly Tea Series
Second Thursday of each month
Next Tea: June 9 - HOARDING w/ Dr. Bill O'Brien
(RSVP by June 3)

Mommy & Me at the Museum
First Wednesday of each month at 10 AM



Be Your Own Museum:
Our Community's Collections

Wood County Historical Center in High Dynamic Range

Wood County Social Welfare:
An Introduction to the Infirmary

J.D. Pooley:
A 20-year Retrospect of Wood County

Opens June 24 with a special reception @ 6:30
All works for sale and proceeds benefit the BG Schools Foundation and the Accessibility Project

J.D Pooley Photo Exhibit June 24




Elegant yet rustic, consider the Museum or Grounds for a wedding, party, or meeting


[See the Museum Grounds]



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