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Lorain Historical Society - Carnegie Center

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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A quality museum and local history experience

The Carnegie Center is a beautiful example of local volunteers and philanthropists working together... read more

Reviewed September 3, 2019
Valerie S
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Lorain, Ohio
Lorain Historical Carnegie Center

Wonder place to learn about Lorain’s rich and diverse history. The Children’s History room is... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2019
MicheleH10259
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Sep 3, 2019
“A quality museum and local history experience”
Aug 6, 2019
“Lorain Historical Carnegie Center”
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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
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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329 W 10th St, Lorain, OH 44052-1972
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+1 440-245-2563
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Reviewed September 3, 2019

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
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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!

Reviewed August 6, 2019 via mobile

Wonder place to learn about Lorain’s rich and diverse history. The Children’s History room is amazing. A great place for a family with children to visit.

Date of experience: June 2019
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LorainHistoricalSoc, Owner at Lorain Historical Society - Carnegie Center, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2019

Thank you! We are so glad you could visit and had a good time.

Reviewed August 1, 2018

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
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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!

Reviewed July 14, 2018

The Lorain Historical Society has many wonderful exhibits of Lorain History. Recently they opened a children's room which is really nice. It is worth a visit.

Date of experience: July 2018
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LorainHistoricalSoc, Owner at Lorain Historical Society - Carnegie Center, responded to this reviewResponded July 17, 2018

Thank you for visiting and for leaving a review!

Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

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
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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.

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