Van Wert County Historical Society

Video Tour of the Museum Grounds

Courtesy of Terry Dietsch,


602 N. Washington StVan Wert, Ohio 45891
Phone 419-771-9851
Open on Sundays from 1:00-4:00p.m. March- November. Special group tours by appointment

The museum is following current Health Departments and CDC Guidelines for Covid-19. All buildings are routinely cleaned, masks and hand sanitizers are available. All programs have been planned with social distancing in mind. If programs and or museum closings/cancelations are necessary announcements will be made on this site, and on our Facebook Page.

Closed for the Season- See you in 2023

New for 2023

2023 membership Form

Be on the lookout for the 2022-23 Museum Newsletter and Calandra of Events coming in early January. Lots of exciting events are being planned. This year theme is Van Wert Collaboration look for new events that partner with other Van Wert organizations.

Thank You to all our Sponsors for a Wonderful

Railroad 2022 Heritage Weekend

Click on either of the Facebook logos to view these Van Wert County Pages

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Van Wert County Historal Society's Facebook

*You Might Be From Van Wert