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The Lorain Historical Society engages members of the community and our visitors in our shared and diverse history through preservation, education, collaborations, and exciting programming for all ages, so that we learn from the past, develop civic...more
The Carnegie Center is a beautiful example of local volunteers and philanthropists working together to provide a first rate historical society for Lorain. The building was originally built in 1903 as the community responded to the challenge from the Carnegie Foundation to support a local...More
Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Valerie S
LorainHistoricalSoc, Owner at Lorain Historical Society - Carnegie Center, responded to this reviewResponded September 5, 2019
Thank you, thank you for painting such a lovely description of our history!
Great short visit to learn about the history of Lorain. Amazing photos of the tornado that caused the destruction of a city. You learn the history of the steel plants, the schools and annual events in the city. On the second floor you see more...More
Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Peggy R
LorainHistoricalSoc, Owner at Lorain Historical Society - Carnegie Center, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2018
Thank you for visiting and leaving such a kind review!
It was wonderful to see the grand opening of the Children's Room and the spotlight exhibit up this summer called "If Artifacts Could Talk." The museum store is also amazing with a lot of unique Lorain themed items.
Date of experience: April 2018
Kaitlyn D, Owner at Lorain Historical Society - Carnegie Center, responded to this reviewResponded April 27, 2018
Thanks for visiting! We're glad you enjoyed the day.