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Heritage Center of Clark County

117 S Fountain Ave, Springfield, OH 45502-1267
+1 937-324-0657
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Looking for a day trip and came to visit this museum and the FLW prairie style Westcott House... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sightsee_Eat
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Worthington, Ohio
Wonderful local museum!

Surprisingly good sized local museum with many interesting exhibits of Springfield, Ohio and Clark... read more

Reviewed March 11, 2018
TrippinTogether
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Dublin, Ohio
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The Heritage Center is the home of the Clark County Historical Society museum & archives, which helps preserve, share, & showcase generations of history!
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“national road” (6 reviews)
“clark county” (11 reviews)
“local history” (3 reviews)
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117 S Fountain Ave, Springfield, OH 45502-1267
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+1 937-324-0657
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Looking for a day trip and came to visit this museum and the FLW prairie style Westcott House. Arrived at 10 and the docent (who is a retired lawyer who used to come and try cases when this was the municipal building) gave me a...More

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Reviewed March 11, 2018 via mobile

Surprisingly good sized local museum with many interesting exhibits of Springfield, Ohio and Clark County businesses. Will visit back again, good place families with older children.

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Reviewed August 12, 2017

Medium size 19th century museum. Lots of farm equipment that was built in Springfield, Ohio. Self guided tour that showed the metropolis of Springfield 150 years ago.

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Reviewed August 1, 2017

I took my family here for a little visit and we all loved it! We learned about the timeline of springfield and we were introduced to many different aspects like the entertainment and the military history. We also were shown the products that came from...More

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Reviewed May 18, 2017

The Heritage Center is great! For a $5 voluntary contribution, you can see some pretty cool stuff. The whole Miami Valley is rich with historical places and HCCC is one of the better ones. The place is not huge, but it houses some very cool...More

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Reviewed May 17, 2017

Spent an afternoon exploring downtown Springfield and the Heritage Center was one of our stops. We picked up food at the connected coffee shop and enjoyed walking through and looking at the historical displays throughout the museum. Clean, open, and airy environment.

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Reviewed April 21, 2017

If you want to step back 200 years in History, you need to visit this museum. From a Conestoga wagon to a 1920 Wescott Motor Car, to a horse drawn Champion reaper, and other agricultural machines.. Civil War buffs will enjoy the history of Ohio...More

1  Thank William P
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ClarkCountyHistory, Natalie, Curator of Library and Archives at Heritage Center of Clark County, responded to this reviewResponded April 25, 2017

We're glad you enjoyed stepping back in time! Thank you for visiting and stop in to see us again!

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Reviewed April 11, 2017

We found this so interesting. Wonderful displays and on that special time, our guide was so knowledgeable.

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Reviewed February 1, 2017

My birthday party was thrown at heritage center, they have an assortment of rooms for , personal, business, and all occasion use. It is wheelchair accessible and the people in your party can go see the displays for free. It was a wonderful time and...More

Thank Rebecca C
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Reviewed December 10, 2016

Always a hit! Never a dull moment. Great place to visit with family who come from out of town. Makes you proud of Springfield, Ohio. The volunteers are awesome tour guides as well. I have visited several times and learned some new and interesting history...More

Thank keith h
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Brenda O
April 20, 2018|
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Response from ClarkCountyHistory | Property representative |
There is no admission fee to visit the Heritage Center museum, but we are happy to accept a donation! Suggested donations are $5 adults, $2 children, $10 for a family.
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