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Fun for everyone

This is a fun place to go ri take the kids to learn and play at the same time they only suggest you... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Lima, Ohio
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Great museum

Stuff to do for all ages and very informative. You can also tour the historic house next door and... read more

Reviewed November 19, 2018
Ashley C
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620 W Market St, Lima, OH 45801-4665
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a fun place to go ri take the kids to learn and play at the same time they only suggest you donate 5.00 when you visit but if you dont have it donate what you can or just enjoy yourself and crafts for...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 19, 2018 via mobile

Stuff to do for all ages and very informative. You can also tour the historic house next door and is very neat and the tour guides are very knowledgeable of the house.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Ashley C
Reviewed October 3, 2018

Interesting local displays with friendly, knowledgeable staff. Excellent, child friendly areas and a terrific outside children's garden. They also have a wonderful Christmas Tree festival to kick off the holiday season!

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Jim C
Reviewed September 14, 2018

If you enjoy history this is definitely a place to visit! We stopped randomly in Lima, Ohio on our way back to FL. No fee to walk around there are also very nice people working there able to tell you the story behind things and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ann h
Reviewed August 13, 2018

A lot of history that people dont know about this town, very interesting information, it was larger than I though. Very Informative

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank vilrey
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

I'm not even from Lima/Allen County or ever lived there, but this was VERY interesting! Very well done. One could easily spend 3 hours there. A lot larger than I thought plus VERY well done!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank depfife
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

This is a modern museum. If that sounds funny I'm not surprised! The inside is beautiful and extremely informative. Kids love it. See the covered wagon and all that went with it. Many great displays including a log cabin.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed March 25, 2018 via mobile

Locomotives, lots of old transportation exhibits, world war 1 exhibits were all fascinating! Great place for the family!

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Luciaevangelista
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

This is an outstanding local museum with well done displays from area history. The children's area is excellent and a hit with my grandchildren and the Christmas tree festival is impressive every December, especially the McDonnell house with its Victorian decor.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank suesB7943DK
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

The museum in Lima is a nice contribution to the community. It’s a great way to spend a few hours. It’s nice to glance back in time and reflect on the history of this area.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank D1Aohio
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April 9, 2018|
Response from Luciaevangelista | Reviewed this property |
I believe they are open every day 9-5