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Lyme Viiage is a must see!

Calling all history buffs! Lyme Village has a historic mansion, and a vast assortment of historic... read more

Reviewed June 13, 2018
Jean N
Living Life of Long Ago

Take a step back in time of the 19th century to experience life of our forefathers, including... read more

Reviewed January 3, 2018
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May 26, 2019
“Historic buildings and info”
Jun 13, 2018
“Lyme Viiage is a must see!”
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Reviewed May 26, 2019 via mobile

We stopped here on our way to Kelley’s Island. We initially stopped to see the adjacent building housing the postmark museum. Upon stopping we realized there were historic buildings and markers to see. There are a number of log houses and other buildings from the...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed June 13, 2018

Calling all history buffs! Lyme Village has a historic mansion, and a vast assortment of historic structures, from a post office, to a school, a church, a cabin and a hardware store, all from the past and filled with original photos and artifacts. My tour...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank Jean N
Reviewed January 3, 2018

Take a step back in time of the 19th century to experience life of our forefathers, including hardships, daily routines, celebrations and traditions. The 15 acres will WOW history buffs and educate those not so familiar with the times. The society has many special events...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank JULIE C
Reviewed September 4, 2017

I spent 2 hours with Libby, a wonderful tour guide. Lyme Village has 14 restored buildings from the 1800's set up like a typical village of the time. All of the buildings have been saved from the surrounding area. The focus is the John Wright...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank VATeacher75
Reviewed August 22, 2017

We just held a small wedding at Lyme Village--there are choices of the new big event "barn" and the old church and also the mansion and cafe area. Everyone was helpful and kind. Guests loved the location and history. Just perfect!

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank criticalcarol
Reviewed June 12, 2016

This is a great place to get a taste of 19th Century America in Northern Ohio. There are special weekends throughout the year that will appeal to all kinds of historyf lovers. Children get hands-on history lessons and questions by the dozens answered. The setting...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Marilyn P
Reviewed September 30, 2015

Had a class reunion at the Village...an old time Victorian Dinner....served by"period dressed ' waitresses plus a very well dressed Butler....an afternoon that will not be forgotten for a long time...Got to tour the Mansion and the grounds...and did i mention the food was wonderful....well...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Bill S
Reviewed September 20, 2015

Historic Lyme Village on State Route 4 between Sandusky and Bellevue, Ohio is a real WOW experience for the history buff. I think it was 15 acres but centered around an 1882 mansion. Collection of local buildings from the past plus some really interesting artifacts...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank BoboNFOH
Reviewed September 1, 2015

This is not on the scale of some historic building collections (villages) and more than a simple museum. Our small group of three were given our own tour guide at no extra change to our $9 adults, $8 seniors admission and we were allowed to...More

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank DearbornNative
Reviewed July 26, 2015

Lyme Village (Ohio, not Connecticut if you're googling) is a very well done and interesting historical village/living history museum just off the turnpike on State Route 4. The visitor center has a separate museum of postmarks (letter cancellations with city,state, and date) , restrooms, and...More

Date of experience: July 2015
3  Thank Paul S
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