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I came here with my Dad. This place has a lot of history! Also has a small cemetery from the... read more

Reviewed September 11, 2018
Houston, Texas
Historic Schoenbrunn Village

Schoenbrunn is a small village which was founded as a Moravian mission nearly 250 years ago. The... read more

Reviewed August 9, 2018
Germantown, Tennessee
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1984 E High Ave, New Philadelphia, OH 44663-3241
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Reviewed September 11, 2018

I came here with my Dad. This place has a lot of history! Also has a small cemetery from the 1700's. This place is well kept and you can walk around for a bit. They have a garden and lots of houses to walk into....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Sakurarin
Reviewed August 9, 2018

Schoenbrunn is a small village which was founded as a Moravian mission nearly 250 years ago. The nearest neighbors were Delaware Indians. While visiting some of the restored, ( to their original appearance ), buildings, learn about American Indian history, the early years of Ohio,...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed August 5, 2018

A village where the Europeans and Indians lived together in peace. The recreated cabins look just like the ones built by the first settlers. I think the Colonial Trade Faire is the best time to visit the village, when everything comes to life and you...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed July 17, 2018

We used to go here every weekend as a child, and now as an adult it's even more special to see all the additions to living history. The cabins are well preserved and the guides are knowaledgable and there is a video and small gift...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

When visiting the New Philadelphia area, Schoenbrunn Village is a must see. It offers an amazing insights into Ohio's first Christian settlement. Kids will enjoy exploring the cabins and schoolhouse!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank John Z
Reviewed June 24, 2018

Settled in 1772 by Moravian missionaries escaping religious persecution in Germany. These are the people believed to have created Ohio's first civil code and built its first Christian church and schoolhouse. Although the original village is recreated, the cabins standing today were built in 1927...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed March 3, 2018

History brought to life. A lovely setting. Many special events . Well tended grounds. Native American events held here a very enlightening. Near Amish country. This makes for a enjoyable several day trip

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank EdithN214
Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

Very well maintained, excellent volunteers reenact the life and lives of our first settlers. Very acurately displayed. Volunteers create crafts and trades from the period, including candle making, cooking, housekeeping. Costumes are exceptional.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Kathy M
Reviewed September 14, 2017 via mobile

These are not the original buildings, but you get a good idea of what life was like in the re-created cabins, church, etc. Hard to imagine living like that! Interesting to see. My dad is in a wheelchair, and there are no paths connecting the...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed September 7, 2017

We took our granddaughter to see the village and she really really enjoyed being able to go into the cabins, church and meeting house.

Date of experience: May 2017
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July 4, 2018|
Response from Kathy M | Reviewed this property |
I don't think you can. But to be sure call the Tuscarawas visitors Bureau or stop downtown New Philadelphia at their office.
Cathy A
November 2, 2017|
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Response from Lickcreek | Reviewed this property |
I would go about mid day which would allow the dew on the grass to dry. You do walk a lot in the grass. I see that someone else has posted the hours.