Hours and Admission

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Cleveland History Center Museum Hours:

10825 East Boulevard | Cleveland, Ohio 44106 | 216-721-5722

Public Hours:

Thursday: 12:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Friday, Saturday, & Sunday:
10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Find What to Expect on Your Visit Here.

WRHS Library access by appointment only. Contact Ann Sindelar aksindelar@wrhs.org for information.

Library Hours:

Thursday, Friday and Saturday 10:00am to 3:00pm

Cleveland History Center Admission:

  • Adults (ages 13-61) – $15.00
  • Seniors (62+) –  $13.00
  • Veterans – $12.00
  • College Student (with ID) – $10
  • Children (ages 3-12) – $8.00
  • Children 2 and under – Free
  • WRHS Members – Free
  • Active Military – Free

WRHS is part of the Museums for All program.  General Admission is $3 for eligible participants. (Please present SNAP, EBT or WIC card at admissions to receive discount.)

Advanced Tickets Recommended but Not Required. Purchase Tickets Here.

Group Rates are available.  Learn More Here.

Find What to Expect on Your Visit Here.


Cleveland History Center Parking:

Located behind the Cleveland History Center, off Magnolia Drive.
Parking Rates

  • First 2 Hours – $8
  • Each Additional 30 Minutes – $1
  • Daily Max – $15

WRHS Members – $5/car flat rate (during museum hours only. Must show membership card at admission desk for discount.)

Parking Rates After Hours | Tuesday-Sunday 6:01 pm-6:59 am | Monday all day/night

  • Flat Rate – $10 | Pay in Lane by credit card only

Blue Star Museums is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense, and museums across America. Each summer since 2010, Blue Star Museums have offered free admission to the nation’s active-duty military personnel and their families, including National Guard and Reserve. For more information on Blue Star Museums, please see the Frequently Asked Questions.



Find Your Adventure through the NPS Ohio & Erie Canalway Passport Program.

The Ohio & Erie Canalway (a National Heritage site) and the Western Reserve Historical Society are proud to be a part of the Canalway Passport Program.

The Passport Program is designed to encourage visitation and interest in the National Park Service sites and its affiliates. Visitors can purchase a Passport book which provides a place to collect commemorative stamps and park cancellations.

Learn more about the passport program here

WRHS Library at the Cleveland History Center

Housed within the Cleveland History Center, the Library is an amazing resource for the academic, student, author and the family history researcher. Collections spanning national and local history and genealogy are available in person or online. The millions of records, photos and papers held in the collection document the rich history of Cleveland and Northeast Ohio, once known as the Connecticut Western Reserve.  Library visits are available upon request.

For information about Library holdings, please review the online catalog.

This catalog contains a full listing of Library holdings, including books, periodicals, maps, atlases, and archival collections of families, businesses, organizations, and industries.

Review Cleveland History Center digital content in :”Digital Cleveland Starts Here

Contact Ann Sindelar aksindelar@wrhs.org for information or to schedule and appointment.

Please note, we are closed the following holidays: Easter Sunday, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and New Year’s Day.


Museum Admission rates apply.

Hale Farm & Village Hours

2686 Oak Hill Road | PO Box 296 | Bath, Ohio 44210 | 330-666-3711

An outdoor living history museum featuring life and crafts from the mid-1800s. It includes farm animals, pastures, gardens, and historic houses with historical interpreters dressed in period costume.

Public Hours: Wednesday – Sunday | 10:00am – 4:00pm

Please note, we are closed the following holidays: Easter Sunday, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and New Year’s Day.

New Hours and What To Expect Found Here.

Admission: WRHS Members and Active Military – Free | Adults – $15.00 | Children (ages 3-12) – $8.00 | Children 2 and under – Free