To Protect And Preserve Since 1929

Visit the Wyandot County Museum at the Fair!

August 31st, 2018 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Once again the Historical Society will be offering many items for a silent auction in the log cabin at the fair.  In addition to the silent auction there will be interesting displays and Coon’s candy for sale.  Tickets for the upcoming Overland Inn Dinner will also be available.  Be sure to come to the log cabin during the fair and support your local museum!!

Sept. 8th – Ohio Open Doors @ The Wyandot County Museum

August 29th, 2018 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Ever wonder what’s in the basement or 3rd floor of the museum? On Sept. 8th from 2:00 – 5:00 you can find out. Tours of the basement, attic and storage areas will be offered to the public. Come and satisfy your curiosity!

2018 Ice Cream Social

June 27th, 2018 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

On Saturday, July 7th the museum hosted its annual ice cream social!

 We served grilled hot dogs, chips, pop, lemonade, iced tea, pie, cake, cookies, brownies, and ICE CREAM!!!  The Community Band played and there was a display of buggies and antique cars.  There was also rides in a horse drawn wagon.

Preview Night at the Museum

May 10th, 2018 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Members of the Wyandot County Historical Society were invited to a preview of the new displays and the improvements at the Museum.  Much has changed at the museum!  If you have not visited the Museum this year, you need to come to see the new displays! The Museum is now open to the public from 1:00 – 4:00 Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.  Come and take a look!

The new schedule for Thursday Nights at the Museum

March 28th, 2018 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

The new list of dates and speakers for Thursday Nights at the Museum can be found on the Events Page.

Wanted: Christmas Trees

January 27th, 2018 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

    The museum needs to replace some of the older Christmas trees.  If you have a tree that is in good shape that you would be willing to donate, call the museum at 419-294-3857 and leave a message. Someone will get back to you and arrange to pick up the tree.

Christmas Open House at the Museum

November 18th, 2017 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Our Christmas open house a great success!  Many came and enjoyed the beauty of the Victorian house fully decorated for Christmas.  Many organizations including school classes used their skills to turn the Museum into a Christmas wonderland.  The decorations and the music put visitors in the Christmas spirit.  Thanks to all who donated there time and talents to make this Christmas open house special!

Museum celebrates Veterans’ Day

November 18th, 2017 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

     This year the Wyandot County Museum was all decked out in uniforms and other interesting items from the Civil War to modern times in honor of veterans day. There were more than 50 uniforms on display dating back to the Civil War. Uniforms and memorabilia were featured from the Spanish American War, World War I, World War II, the Korean War, the Vietnam War, the Persian Gulf War and uniforms from as recent as 2012.

Oak Hill Cemetery Walk

October 28th, 2017 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Although it was a cold and blistery day, Mr. Marvin Jr. Guided visitors on an interesting and informative tour of the Oak Hill Cemetery. He told stories of some of its residents and the symbolic meanings of shapes and images of the stones.

Black/ McConnell Family pay visit to Upper Sandusky

October 24th, 2017 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

IMG_2388               Once upon a time, the Wyandot County Museum was housed in  a small room in the courthouse.  Through the generosity of the    McConnell family, the Museum was able to expand and move to a new location.  The museum, now located on 7th street, was able to do this through the donation of a historic, beautiful house.  Recently, 7 members of the family were able to pay a visit to the historic home and even made some family donations to the museum.  It was a pleasure to met the members of the family.