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Mabel Berra opera singer from Loundonville, Ohio
  • Mabel Berra, Opera Singer
    Loudonville, Ohio

Come Be a Part
of History

We make Ashland County’s history come alive through education, preservation, and community engagement.

Mabel Berra opera singer from Loundonville, Ohio
  • Mabel Berra, Opera Singer
    Loudonville, Ohio

Come Be a Part of History

We make Ashland County’s history come alive through education, preservation, and community engagement.

Come Be a Part of History

We make Ashland County’s history come alive through education, preservation, and community engagement.

  • 19th Century
    Mother of Pearl
    Opera Glasses


Why Ashland History?

At the Ashland County Historical Society, we’re passionate about bringing history to life in fun and exciting ways for all ages! 

At the Ashland County Historical Society, we’re passionate about bringing history to life in fun and exciting ways for all ages! 



When you visit our museum, you’ll have a fun experience seeing the beautiful properties and artifacts from Ashland County’s historic past.

When you visit our museum, you’ll have a fun experience seeing the beautiful properties and artifacts from Ashland County’s historic past.

  • Charles C. Chapman, Attorney &
    Co-Founder of the Ashland County Historical Society

Why Ashland History?

At the Ashland County Historical Society, we’re passionate about bringing history to life in fun and exciting ways for all ages! 

At the Ashland County Historical Society, we’re passionate about bringing history to life in fun and exciting ways for all ages! 



When you visit our museum, you’ll have a fun experience seeing the beautiful properties and artifacts from Ashland County’s historic past.

When you visit our museum, you’ll have a fun experience seeing the beautiful properties and artifacts from Ashland County’s historic past.

  • Charles C. Chapman, Attorney &
    Co-Founder of the Ashland County Historical Society

Recent Blogs

105 West Main Street

We all know it now as the Uniontown Brewing Company, but Ashland citizens once knew the building at 105 West Main Street as the home of a few other very successful businesses over the years.

Ashland Cemetery

Despite the current stay at home orders and social distancing practices, a nice walk to get out of the house and breathe some fresh air is something we can still do. Many locals routinely walk at the Ashland Cemetery, and it’s certainly an interesting place to take a stroll and educate yourself about local history.

Upcoming Events

Speaker Series – Steve McQuillin at the Vermillion Institute

February 22, 2024 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Steve McQuillin is a preservation consultant with degrees from Oberlin College and Columbia University. He grew up in Elyria and worked for the Ohio Historic Preservation Office before becoming a consultant 40 years ago. He works to obtain federal and state funding for historic building projects throughout the Midwest. He purchased and rehabilitated the Vermillion Institute 13 years ago and it serves as his home and office. Its former chapel is a large meeting space.   Steve also owns historic properties in Hayesville and Mansfield. 

Trivia at Ohio Fire

March 5, 2024 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Join us for a night of fun trivia and delicious food!  
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