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

2024 Season Opens April 7th 

2024 Membership and newsletter being mailed out the first part of Feb.

For special programs or tours during the off season please contact us at: 

2024 ON Line membership 

Be on the lookout for the 2023-24 Museum Newsletter and Calendar of Events coming in early January.   Lots of exciting events are being planned.  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

Click here for PayPal Donation Link  

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

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Thank You to Everyone that made a difference in Van Wert County by donating to any of the 18 difference funds.  An extra special Thank You to those that helped support the  Van Wert County Historical Society Fund.