About Us

Vision and Mission

The vision of the Maumee Valley Historical Society is to inspire learning and promote awareness of the Maumee Valley. Our mission is to collect, preserve, study, interpret, and communicate the region's history and culture.

Our Purpose

  • Discover, procure, preserve and display whatever may relate to the general history of the Maumee River Valley
  • Promote interest in history among all members and the public
  • Maintain a library of historical literature
  • Encourage the presentation of books, papers and lectures on subjects of historical and literacy interests
  • Collect objects of historical interest and arrange for their preservation and exhibition

The Team:


Amanda Vaughan

Executive Director

Email: director@wolcotthouse.org

Phone: (419) 893-9602

Fax: (419) 893-3108


Kathy Dowd

Curator/Site Manager

Email: curator@wolcotthouse.org

Phone: (419) 893-9602

Fax: (419) 893-3108


Maggie Dowd

Office Manager

Email: mvhs@wolcotthouse.org

Phone: (419) 893-9602

Fax: (419) 893-3108

Contact us at:

Email: mvhs@wolcotthouse.org

Phone: (419) 893-9602


1035 River Road

Maumee, Ohio 43537

Administrative Hours:

Tuesday - Friday

9 am - 2 pm