Gift Shop at the Wood County Museum

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Wood County Museum Gift Shop.

New Titles!

With the construction of the Ohio-Erie canal soon came Buckeye Lake, the "Playground of Ohio."

Images of America: Buckeye Lake by Chance Brockway | $12.95

Gift Shop Hours:

Monday - Friday, 10 AM - 4 PM
Saturday & Sunday, 1 PM - 4 PM

In-store shopping • phone-in your order for porch pick-up • ask about delivery options

Wood County Museum T-shirts available

SUPPORT THE MUSUEM with Wood County Museum Swag

T-SHIRTS: Our best seller! Feaures museum logo with porch railing design. Teal uni-sex shirt, poly/cotton blend fitted with white screen printing. Sizes S-2XL. $20.00

MAGNETS & ORNAMENTS: The perfect souvenir to capture your experience. Produced locally by the BiG Fab Lab: $10

WOOD COUNTY COMMEMORATIVE ORNAMENTS: Remember the Wood County Bicentennial (2020) with this collectible tribute: $15

Wood County Museum T-shirts available

COMING SOON: Boast being a BONE-A-FIDE Historian with our new Skeleton John t-shirt: $20

DRINKWARE: Coffee mugs, glassware, and tumblers: $3-$10

TOTE BAGS: Ebroidered canvas tote bags are perfect for holding all of your goodies. $10

Journal & Cards at the Museum Gift Shop


Jenny Did It! Stick 'em up magnets | Inspriational and clever reminders from Jane Austen, Rosie & Riveter and more | $4.50

Greeting cards for all occasions including classic Charley Harper Ohio pride. | starting at $3.00

Post Cards | Wood County's beauty captured by local photographers make for the perfect momento or greeting. | $1.00 - $3.00

DIY JEEP kits now available

DIY WILLYS JEEP kits now available

From Bowling Green's Big Fab Lab, comes the perfect way to spend the weekend. Build-your-own kits come in two sizes. Small Kit: $30 | Large Kit: $50

Socksmith Whimsical Socks at the Museum Gift Shop

SOCKSMITH WHIMSICAL SOCKS - New styles regularly

Animals: Butterfly, Cat (black, gray, yarn, judging), Chicken/Hen, Cow print, Dog (terrier, retriever), Fish, Squirrel, Unicorn.
People: Rosie the Riveter, Edgar Allen Poe, William Shakespeare, Teddy Roosevelt, Thomas Jefferson
Hobbies: Boating, Books, Boxing, Camping, Fishing, Knitting, Music, Planes
Nature: Cactus, many floral varieties, Grapes
Variety: Van Gogh prints, Univ. of Michigan, Ohio State Univ., Ohio, Cupcake, Pineapple, Caffeine Molecules, German icons

Cotton and bamboo varieties let you express yourself.

Men's and Women's sizes. Knee-length, calf-length, short, and sock liners.

Prices range from $7.50 - $10.00

Audubon Birds at the Museum Gift Shop


Audubon Birds are plush and make a realistic chirp with a light squeeze. Several species to choose from. | $9.00

Jewelry at the Museum Gift Shop


Handmade pendants by Marge Meserve - Hand-painted enamel charms and pins. As seen at Black Swamp Arts Festival and ArtWalk! | $10.00 - $25.00

Ohio and Bowling Green Map Necklaces | $20.99 - $24.99

Bowling Green Montage Poster at the Museum Gift Shop


Bowling Green Montage Poster - Black & white line drawing of Bowling Green's most iconic spots, unframed. | $10.00

Scenic Postcards of Wood County - Photos by Debbie Walters include the Wood County Historical Museum, Bowling Green, Grand Rapids, and Pemberville | $1.25

Note Cards by Andrea Van Vorhis - Photos include the Wood County Historical Museum, Wood County Courthouse, and other iconic places. | $3.00

"Wood County Infirmary" - Pen & ink limited edition prints by local artisan Becky Laabs | $5.00 unframed

"Wood County Museum Puzzle" - Share your museum memories as you assemble this unique puzzle | $10.00

Fiber Arts at the Museum Gift Shop


New from Rooster's Crow Farms! Soap Savers $7.50 | Scruncies $4.50

Hand-made Fiber Rugs and Handbags - Loom-woven right here at the Wood County Museum! Durable, beautiful, unique. Artist: Susan Cayton, Five-Point Studio | $40.00 - $50.00

Woven Trivets - Vintage crochet pattern an a variety of colors to fit your decor. Artist: Deb Halsey, Bowling Green | $5.50 each or two for $10

Kitchen Towels - Machine embroidered by Serendipity | $11.00

Hand-forged items from blacksmith shop


All items hand-forged in the blacksmith shop on the grounds of the Historical Center by Bob Willman and the Northwest Ohio Blacksmiths. Watch the blacksmiths in action during Demonstration Days throughout the year.

Hand-forged Iron Hooks | $3.00-$5.00

Handmade Spatula

Handmade Candle Snuffer

Glass Gifts from the Wood County Museum


Hand-blown glass - Larry Zengel, Bowling Green, Ohio. | Candy Canes $15.00 | Glass Sticks $6.00

Local Honey Products at the Wood County Museum Gift Shop


    CRB's Pure Honey, Custar Ohio. - Pure & natural locally-produced wild flower honey. | 16 oz jar: $10.00
    CRB's makes beeswax candles too

    Honey Sticks - Perfect for one cup of tea or a tasty treat. Lemon, Wildflower, and Ginger Blossom | $1.00

    Beeswax Candles by Deb - Handmade in Bowling Green, Ohio. Return the jar after use for 10% off your next beeswax candle! | 6 oz: $7.50 | 5 oz: $6.50

Stadium Salsa at the Wood County Museum Gift Shop


    Uncle Stevie's Sasquatch Sauce, Dundee MI - A variety of BBQ sauces from hot to not. | 16.5 oz jar: $5.00

Stadium Salsa, Bowling Green Ohio. - Flavors from mild to wild | 12 oz jar: $3.50

Teas at the Wood County Museum Gift Shop


Republic of Tea - Premium tea canisters bagged and loose, holiday, black and herbal, hot or iced. | $5.25-12.95

Health & Beauty - Get Active, Beauty Sleep Chamomile Rose, Daily Beauty Blueberry Lavendar

Iced Tea Tins - Kiwi Pear Green Tea (Director's favorite), Sonoma Chardonnay, Hibiscus Watermelon | $5.25-12.95

Green Teas - Kiwi Pear | $5.25-12.95

Fruit Teas - Kiwi Pear, Hibiscus Watermelon, Cranberry Blood Orange, Raspberry Rose Hibiscus, Passion Fruit, Orange Ginger, Lemon Cake, Ginger Peach | $5.25-12.95

The Classics - Irish Breakfast, Cinnamon | $5.25-12.95

Republic of Tea Wellness Tins - Antioxidant-rich, caffeine-free, organic rooibos-based red tea blended with functional herbs to help you get what you need: Happy, Lost, Wellness, Gorgeous, Clean, Relaxed. 6 tea bags per tin. | $4.99

Republic of Tea non-committal individual tea bags - Comfort & Joy, Orange Ginger, Cinnamon Vanilla, Caramel Vanilla, Decaf British Breakfast, Toasted Coconut hi-caf, People's Green, Blood Orange, Holiday Cheer | 50 cents each

Tea Accessories at the Wood County Museum Gift Shop


Lovely Floral Mugs | $13.50

Here Kitty, Kitty Tea Set - Beautiful yet whimsical for every kitty lover. Includes adult mug, saucer, and spoon. | $18.95

Cup & Saucer Sets - $7.00

A Variety of Tea Pots, Spoon Rests, Tea Towels, & More | $2.95 - $15.95

Children's Tea Accessories at the Wood County Museum Gift Shop


Porcelain Picnic Children's Tea Sets - 17-piece porcelain tea set inside a lovely plastic wicker-woven basket carrying case. | $20

Tea Tin Children's Picnic Basket - 15-piece decorative tea set inside a lovely plastic wicker-woven basket carrying case. | $35

Wood County Museum Drinkware

CHEERS! Museum Drinkware

Toast as you boast historical fun facts, all while supporting local history 100%.
Sturdy Coffee Mug: $10
Wine Glass: $3
Shot Glass: $3

Soaps at the Wood County Museum Gift Shop


Foaming Soaps, Bar Soaps, & Lotions from the Michel Designs Collection: Lemon Verbena, Spruce, Lilac & Violet, Golden Pear, Lavendar & Rosemary, Honey Almond, Water Lilies, Beach, and Flamingo. Do you know what a flamingo smells like? | $4.50 - $12.99

Goats Milk Soaps by Deb: 100% organic, lightly scented with essential oils in Lavender, Patchouli, Warm Vanilla, Rose. Also available: Deoderant soap in Lavender, Patchouli, or Tea Tree Oil. Handmade in Bowling Green, Ohio. | 2 oz bars: $2.95 | Medium Rounds: $4.00 | Bath-size: $5.25, Organic Baby Bars: $3.50

Candles at the Wood County Museum Gift Shop


CRB's Honey Candles - Custar, Ohio | 100% hand-poured beeswax 10" tapers (2-pack) | $12
6" hand-dipped bayberry/beeswax candles (2-pack) | $9

Gilead Candle Company - Grand Rapids, Ohio | All-natural soy candles in Wonderberry, Banana Nut Bread, Apple & Pear Crisp, and other pleasing fragrances | $12.50 - $16.50

Beeswax Candles by Deb - Handmade in Bowling Green, Ohio. Return the jar for 10% off your next beeswax candle! | 6 oz: $7.50 | 5 oz: $6.50

Soy wax travel candles from the Michel Design Works Collection: Rhapsody, Honey Almond, Flamingo, Water Lilies | $9.95

Room spray at the Wood County Museum Gift Shop

Room Spray by Deb - Bowling Green, Ohio | All-natural pleasing essential oil room or body fragrance in Lavendar (linen or pillow mist), Peppermint (holiday blend w/ vanilla), Warm Spice (light blend of patchouli), Eucalyptus (clean blend w/ lemon and lavender), De-Stress (lemongrass & ylang-ylang) | 2 oz: $6.75

Room Spray & Candle Travel Gift Set - Michel Design Works Collection. Freshen up any space with a light scent to rejuvinate. Great gift idea! | $19.50

Wood County & Ohio | Gardening | Civil War & WWI | Haunted | Kids' | Culinary

Books About Wood County


  • Bowling Green: A Town and Gown History by Stephen M. Charter | $21.99
  • Images of Bowling Green by Eric Honneffer | $21.99
  • The Rise of Bowling Green by Morgan Deters | $3.95
  • Images of Perrysburg Historic Architecture by C. Robert Boyd | $19.99
  • Images of Fostoria Ohio I by Paul H. Krupp | $21.99
  • Images of Fostoria Ohio II by Paul H. Krupp | $21.99
  • North Baltimore's Great Fire of 1891 by Tom Boltz | $8.00
  • North Baltimore and Its Neighbors by Tom Boltz | $21.99
  • What I Remember: Recollections of a Small Town Doctor by William Henry Roberts, M.D. | $20.00
  • Southern Wood County Oral Histories by Joseph Arpad | $25.00
  • Additional publications from the WOOD COUNTY GENEALOGY SOCIETY
  • Ohio and Great Black Swamp Books


  • Along Ohio's Historic Route 20: Postcard History Series by Michael J. Till | $21.99
  • Glass in Northwest Ohio by Quentin Skrabec Jr. Ph.D. | $21.99
  • The Great Black Swamp I, II, & III by Jim Mollenkopf | $12.95 - $15.00
  • The Great Black Swamp Woods & Wanders by Jim Mollenkopf | $15.00
  • Ohio Oil and Gas by Jeff Spencer, Mark Camp | $21.99
  • On a Handshake: Humble Beginnings to Global Impact Ohio's Oil & Gas Industry by Mark J. Camp (hard cover) | $49.95
  • It Started with Doctors on Horseback Wood County Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society | $9.99
  • Unsung Heroes: Ohioans in the White House by James B. Cash | $9.99
  • Only on the Radio by Jean Geist | $8.97 / Jean's first award-winning novel Only in the Movies
  • Haunted Books


  • Haunted Ohio: Volumes I, II, III, IV, V by Chris Woodyard | $12.95
  • Haunted Put-In-Bay by William G. Krejci | $19.99
  • Columbus Ghost Hunter Guide by Jannette & Patrick Quackenbush | $9.99
  • Ghost Hunters Guide to Haunted Ohio by Chris Woodyard | $16.95
  • The Victorian Book of the Dead by Chris Woodyard | $19.95
  • The Headless Horror: Strage and Ghostly Ohio Tales by Chris Woodyard | $16.95
  • Central Ohio Legends & Lore by James A. Willis | $21.99
  • Ohio and Great Black Swamp Books


  • Lost Circuses of Ohio by Onrade C. Hinds | $21.99
  • Ohio's Buckeye Trail by Norman Fox | $21.99
  • Ohio's Canal Country Wineries by Claudia J. Taller | $22.99
  • Ohio's Lake Erie Wineries by Claudia J. Taller | $21.99
  • Images of Tiffin by Keith Elchert & Laura Weston-Elchert | $21.95
  • Marblehead Lighthouse on the Great Lakes: Ohio's Historic Beacon by James Proffitt | $21.99
  • Ohio Lighthouses by Will & Pat O'Connell | $21.99
  • Ohio and Great Black Swamp Books


  • Put-in-Bay: The Construction of Perry's Monument by Jeff Kissell | $21.99
  • Kelleys Island by John T. Sabol | $21.99
  • Lake Erie's Shores and Islands by H. John and Marie Hildebrandt | $21.99
  • Shipwrecks of Lake Erie: Tragedy in the Quadrangle by David Free | $19.99
  • Miami and Erie Canal by Bill Oeters and Nancy Gulick | $21.99
  • Ohio and Erie Canal by Boone Triplett | $21.99
  • War Time Books


  • Civil War Stories of Northwest Ohio by Jim Mollenkopf | $12.95
  • Black Swamp Soldiers: Henry Township Men in the Civil War by Tom Boltz | $5.00
  • Duty Well Performed: The 21st Ohio Volunteer Infantry in the Civil War by Bradley Quinlin & Joshua Haugh | $29.95
  • Letters from World War I - A collection of letters written by Lester Martin, Apple Creek, Ohio | $12.00
  • Wood County's Role in the Civil War: Volumes 1 and 2 - Produced by the Wood County Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society | $15.00
  • Cleveland in World War I by Dale Thomas | $21.99
  • WWI Graphic Novels for kids
  • Culinary & Recipe Books


  • A Culinary History of the Great Black Swamp: Buckeye Candy, Bratwurst & Apple Butter by Nathan Crook | $19.99
  • Bear Wallow Recipe Books - Vegetable Garden Recipes, Lews & Clark Adventures | $4.00
  • Eat & Explore Ohio: Cookbook & Travel Guide by Christy Campbell | $14.00
  • Tiny Book of Tea & Treats: Delicious Recipes for Special Times by Phyllis Hoffman Depiano | $14.95
  • Farm to Table Fabulous by Kimberley Ritter | $14.00
  • Kitchen Memories Cookbook by Sheila Simmons | $14.00
  • Children's Books


    • Dozens of titles | Regular $1.50 - $5.99
  • Activity, Puzzles, Mazes, and Games
  • Coloring Books
  • Sticker Books
  • Paper Dolls
  • Children's Books


  • Little Golden Books | $4.49 - $9.99
  • What's So Great About This State? by Arcadia Kids | $7.99
  • WWI Graphic Novels
  • Children's Tea Sets
  • Dover Activity Books | $1.50 - $5.99