Calendar of Events Click to check out the events we are planning for 2024

Final Van Wert County Historical Society 2024 Newsletter (2).pdf

2024 Membership Newsletter

2024 ON Line membership 

In 2024 we will be continuing partnerships with other Van Wert organizations as well as celebrating Van Wert's Past, Present and Future.

Your membership is a donation to the Van Wert Historical Society- We are excited to partner with PayPal to offer the opportunity to pay using PayPal

 Online Memberships Available now- after submitting your donation on PayPal please complete the membership form that pops up, this will give us the information needed to send you newsletters and other membership mailings. 

Pay Pal- Donation Link

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Van Wert Middle School History Club.pdf

If you have a middle school students endtering into grades 6-8 or a Van Wert History Club Member we invite you to register for this summer's History Camp.   Print out this registration form and mail to:  Theresa Mengerink P.O. Box 621  Van Wert Ohio 45891 or drop off at the Musuem on Sundays 2-4;30 or in the Van Wert Middle School Office.  This camp is open to all county students from Van Wert, Crestview, Lincolnview, and St Mary's. We have a limit of 15 campers so don't delay.  If you have any questions contact us at 

Video Tour of the Museum Grounds

Courtesy of Terry Dietsch,


Location -602 N. Washington StVan Wert, Ohio 45891
Phone 419-771-9851

Mailing AddressVan Wert County Historical SocietyP.O. Box 621Van Wert, Ohio 45891
Open on Sundays from 2:00-4:30p.m. April- November. Special group tours by appointment

Van Wert County Historal Society's Facebook

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