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Wood County Historical Center & Museum

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Zak K wrote a review May 2020
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Wood County Museum is an awesome stop in Bowling Green/Wood County! Lots of local historical artifacts, stories and even a new exhibit by a local photographer which YOU can add a photo to! Staff is very friendly and knowledgeable on the area’s history! Have fun walking around
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Date of experience: May 2020
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Linda B wrote a review May 2019
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I visited to see the exhibit on the county homes from all 88 counties in Ohio and their history. Since this museum used to be a county home, it was the perfect venue for this. I have visited before so I wasn’t surprised at how well done the exhibition was. The staff was very
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Date of experience: May 2019
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tamscojohn wrote a review Apr 2019
Sylvania, Ohio8 contributions26 helpful votes
Well done exhibit focusing on how Ohio treated the less fortunate. The staff was very helpful and got us started on our self-guided tour.
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Date of experience: April 2019
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Karen S wrote a review Mar 2019
Brutus142 contributions32 helpful votes
Discovered this location while geocaching. It was after hours but I was still able to look around. Many interesting buildings. Appears rich with history. May have to visit again when museum is open.
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Date of experience: March 2019
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indigogirl17 wrote a review Feb 2019
Bowling Green, Ohio21 contributions5 helpful votes
This was originally the Wood County, Ohio poorhouse and home for the criminally insane. There is a thoughtfully curated exhibit illustrating the early history of Wood County and this building. The grounds include a beautiful herb garden, trees, and the cemetery where those who
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Date of experience: August 2018
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Response from Kelli K, Director at Wood County Historical Center & Museum
Responded Feb 13, 2019
Thank you for visiting! We hope you will return to see the beauty of the summer months, and join us for a dedication of all those buried in the Paupers' Cemetery on April 6.
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