Time of year
What a Fabulous Establishment of the Opening of the Northwest Territory and to the early founding of Ohio as 17th state
Part of Ohio Historical Society Membership. Complimentary to all members for admission and to purchase gifts at a discount for members from gift shop. This exhiblt as part of Americcan History and Ohio History learned in our public school system during the 1960s is a refresher…
Very nice place to visit. Lots of history. Knowledgeable tour guide! You get two tours. One is self guided in the musuem, the other is guided through a historical home.
After reading David McCollough's book The Pioneers, our family drove to Marietta to tour the museum that featured the home and relevant belongings of Rufus Putnam and Mannaseh Cutler. We enjoyed the museum's self guided tour, and the docent that guided us through the home of…
We were motivated, apparently like many others, by the McCullough book. (It is worth noting that the next door Ohio River Museum closes at the end of October although some outdoor exhibits are accessible.) The museum has taken advantage of the book to provide additional…
Read the book "The Pioneers" by David MacCullough before you visit the Museum and Mariettta. This will help you to understand the rich history of this region.