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The Last Total Eclipse

April 01, 2024


Volunteers keep the Crawford’s historic auto collection rolling

The Crawford Auto-Aviation Museum began as a personal crusade to save historical vehicles from the crusher. Today part of the collection is on display in University Circle while dozens of volunteers maintain the rest at a facility in Summit County. They’re making old cars new again while also making memories.

February 23, 2024

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$500,000 State of Ohio Capital Appropriation Awarded to Western Reserve Historical Society

Funds to Continue Transformation of Crawford Auto-Aviation Museum Galleries

October 24, 2023

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Euclid Beach Park Memories Start Here

Relive the heyday of Cleveland’s favorite lakeside amusement park

October 24, 2023

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Cleveland History Center is Mad for Plaid

Plaid starts here at the Cleveland History Center of the Western Reserve Historical Society (WRHS)! On June 1, 2018, the Cleveland History Center will unveil its latest exhibition Mad For Plaid sponsored by Emma Lincoln in the Chisholm Halle Costume Wing.

October 24, 2023

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Ohio’s Largest Annual Civil War Event Returns to Hale Farm & Village August 13 & 14, 2022

After a two-year hiatus, Ohio’s largest Civil War event returns. The 90-acre Hale Farm & Village grounds will transform as period reenactors stroll among the mid-nineteenth century outdoor living history museum, nestled in the heart of the Cuyahoga Valley.

August 01, 2023

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$250,000 State of Ohio Capital Appropriation Awarded to Western Reserve Historical Society

Funds Will Restore and Repurpose the Historic Edward Cranz Farm at Hale Farm & Village

July 01, 2023


12 Things to Do with Kids in and around Cleveland

The midwestern city of Cleveland has a little bit of everything

April 20, 2023

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Western Reserve Historical Society Announces Expanded African American Heritage Program

New Exhibits & Public Events Scheduled Through 2019 at Cleveland History Center

February 07, 2019

Western Reserve Historical Society is the oldest cultural institution in Northeast Ohio, the region's largest American history research center, and one of the leading genealogical research centers in the nation.

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10825 East Boulevard
Cleveland, Ohio 44106 ↗

(216) 721-5722

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