2021 Museum Calendar

COVID-19 UPDATE:

THE WOOD COUNTY MUSEUM IS NOW OPEN TO THE PUBLIC WITH COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS IN PLACE.

PLEASE READ OUR POLICY BEFORE VISITING


The museum is closed on county holidays

Many museum events are on hold as we navigate through the COVID-19 Pandemic. Please check back throughout the year or follow us on Facebook or Instagram

January

Museum & Gift Shop open beginning January 4: Weekdays 10 AM - 4 PM (closed weekends in January)
The Museum is closed January 1 for New Years and January 18 in observance of MLK Day

  • January 8 | 10 AM - 4 PM
  • FREE FIRST FRIDAY
  • Free museum admission on the first Friday of each month

February

Museum & Gift Shop open weekdays 10 AM - 4 PM, weekends 1-4 PM
The Museum is closed February 15 in observance of President's Day

  • February 5 | 10 AM - 4 PM
  • FREE FIRST FRIDAY
  • Free museum admission on the first Friday of each month

March

Museum & Gift Shop open weekdays 10 AM - 4 PM, weekends 1-4 PM

  • March 5 | 10 AM - 4 PM
  • FREE FIRST FRIDAY
  • Free museum admission on the first Friday of each month

April

Museum & Gift Shop open weekdays 10 AM - 4 PM, weekends 1-4 PM

  • April 2 | 10 AM - 4 PM
  • FREE FIRST FRIDAY
  • Free museum admission on the first Friday of each month

  • April TBA | 1 PM - 4 PM
  • Blacksmith Open Forge Demonstration Day
  • Public demonstration from the Northwest Ohio Blacksmith Association in the Museum's Boomtown Area. Free outdoors demonstration.
    Museum open 1-4 PM with regular admission.

May

Museum & Gift Shop open weekdays 10 AM - 4 PM, weekends 1-4 PM
The Museum is closed May 31 in observance of Memorial Day

  • May 7 | 10 AM - 4 PM
  • FREE FIRST FRIDAY
  • Free museum admission on the first Friday of each month

  • May TBA | 1 PM - 4 PM
  • Living History Along the Portage Demonstration Day
  • Free outdoors demonstration.
    Museum open 1-4 PM with regular admission.

June

Museum & Gift Shop open weekdays 10 AM - 4 PM, weekends 1-4 PM

  • June 4 | 10 AM - 4 PM
  • FREE FIRST FRIDAY
  • Free museum admission on the first Friday of each month

  • June 15 | 10:30 AM - 2 PM
  • WOOD COUNTY EMPLOYEE PICNIC & SAFETY FAIR

  • June TBA | 10 AM - 4 PM
  • Power of Yesteryear Demonstration Day
  • Public demonstration and display of antique tractors and farm equipment from the Power of Yesteryear Club in the Museum's Boomtown Area. Free outdoors demonstrations.
    Museum open 1-4 PM with regular admission.

  • June TBA | 1 PM - 4 PM
  • Amateur Radio Demonstration Day
  • Public demonstration from the Wood County Amateur Radio Club in the Museum's Boomtown Area. Free outdoors demonstration.
    Museum open 1-4 PM with regular admission.

July

Museum & Gift Shop open weekdays 10 AM - 4 PM, weekends 1-4 PM
The Museum is closed July 5 in observance of Independence Day

  • July 2 | 10 AM - 4 PM
  • FREE FIRST FRIDAY
  • Free museum admission on the first Friday of each month

August

Museum & Gift Shop open weekdays 10 AM - 4 PM, weekends 1-4 PM

  • August 6 | 10 AM - 4 PM
  • FREE FIRST FRIDAY
  • Free museum admission on the first Friday of each month

September

Museum & Gift Shop open weekdays 10 AM - 4 PM, weekends 1-4 PM
The Museum is closed September 6 in observance of Labor Day

  • September 3 | 10 AM - 4 PM
  • FREE FIRST FRIDAY
  • Free museum admission on the first Friday of each month.

October

Museum & Gift Shop open weekdays 10 AM - 4 PM, weekends 1-4 PM
The Museum is closed October 11 in observance of Columbus Day

  • October 1 | 10 AM - 4 PM
  • FREE FIRST FRIDAY
  • Free museum admission on the first Friday of each month.

  • October 6 | 7 PM - 9 PM
  • GERMAN-AMERICAN DAY
  • Audience participation welcome in this fascinating annual program. RSVP today - seating is limited. [more]

  • Tuesday, October 12
  • SCARECROW CONTEST
  • Presented by the Wood County Park District | Held at the Wood County Museum
  • Scarecrows will remain on display at the museum until October 25.

  • Check back for more Folklore Fun events!

  • October TBA | 1 PM - 4 PM
  • Blacksmith Open Forge and Oil Derrick Demonstration Day
  • Public demonstration from the Northwest Ohio Blacksmith Association in the Museum's Boomtown Area. Tours and demonstrations of the museum's operational Oil Derrick. Free outdoors demonstrations.
    Museum open 1-4 PM with regular admission.

November

Museum & Gift Shop open weekdays 10 AM - 4 PM, weekends 1-4 PM
The Museum is closed November 11 in observance of Veteran's Day and November 25 & 26 in observance of Thanksgiving

  • November 5 | 10 AM - 4 PM
  • FREE FIRST FRIDAY
  • Free museum admission on the first Friday of each month.

  • Saturday November 27 & Sunday, December 28
  • SHOP SMALL SATURDAY and MUSEUM STORE SUNDAY
  • Shop the unique museum gift shop to support local as you start to tackle that holiday shopping list. See new products and specials.

December

Museum & Gift Shop open weekdays 10 AM - 4 PM, weekends 1-4 PM through December 23.
The Museum is closed December 24 - January 2. Happy Holidays!

  • December 3 | 10 AM - 4 PM
  • FREE FIRST FRIDAY
  • Free museum admission on the first Friday of each month.

  • December
  • GALA AUCTION & FUNDRAISER