Demonstration Day: Fall Blacksmithing

Wood County Museum 13660 County Home Rd., Bowling Green, OH

On Saturday, October 1, The Wood County Museum will host a Demonstration Day featuring the Northwest Ohio Blacksmiths Association as they keep the art of blacksmithing stoked in heart of Wood County with an Open Forge Demonstration from 10 AM – 2 PM. Watch seasoned blacksmiths or try your hand at this lost art. The […]

German-American Day

Wood County Museum 13660 County Home Rd., Bowling Green, OH

GERMAN-AMERICAN DAY German Wedding Traditions 7 PM • RSVP Required Join us for this year's German-American Day Education Program. Short introductory program on German American Wedding Traditions given by Michael McMaster followed by a “Story Slam” where participants are given time to share their own German American experiences on any topic. Please RSVP to attend […]

Virtual Gala Fundraiser

Wood County Museum 13660 County Home Rd., Bowling Green, OH

VIRTUAL GALA FUNDRAISER October 7-15 Non-Event Tickets - $55 The Virtual Silent Auction will run October 7-15 The Wood County Museum is excited to offer our Gala Fundraiser as a virtual event this year! The Virtual Silent Auction will run October 7-15. The Gala is the Wood County Historical Society’s largest fundraising event. Your support […]

Get Tickets $55.00 – $2,000.00

Tea & Talk Series: Marriage – For Better or Worse?

Wood County Museum 13660 County Home Rd., Bowling Green, OH

Marriage: For Better or Worse? From love, cherish and honor, to obedience, fear and isolation. Join us as we explore the hidden and silenced stories of domestic abuse. About the Speaker: Kathy Mull - Kathy is the Executive Director of The Cocoon, a local domestic violence shelter. For the last four years, Kathy has led […]

Get Tickets $18.00 – $23.00

Tea & Talk Series: Let’s Talk About Sex

Wood County Museum 13660 County Home Rd., Bowling Green, OH

Let's Talk About Sex: This presentation will offer examples of emerging scientific research on couples viewing their sexual bonds as sacred with intimate dialogue about religion and spirituality. Our speaker will discuss the impact, for better or worse, on relationships and personal well-being. About the Speaker: Annette Mahoney, BGSU Department of Psychology Each monthly tea […]

Get Tickets $18.00 – $23.00

Demonstration Day: Give Thanks

Wood County Museum 13660 County Home Rd., Bowling Green, OH

Come out to the Cox Cabin to meet with historic reenactors on the grounds of the Wood County Museum on Saturday, November 12 from 12:00 AM – 4:00 PM. This is a free family event, and see what a traditional Thanksgiving meal looked like, which will include venison, wildfowl, fish, three sisters (corn, squash, beans), […]

Tea & Talk Series: Wedding Dress Trends

Wood County Museum 13660 County Home Rd., Bowling Green, OH

Wedding Dress Trends: Who made the white wedding dress fashionable? Popular wedding dress looks from the early 1800s through the 1950s. About the Speaker: Alexandra Hutchings Each monthly tea & talk starts with a catered luncheon, warm tea, and a unique presentation tied to our newest exhibit, “Allure & Illusion: A Rose Colored Romance”, our […]

Get Tickets $18.00 – $23.00

Tea & Talk Series: Jane Austen on Relationships

Wood County Museum 13660 County Home Rd., Bowling Green, OH

Love and Love Lost: Jane Austen on Relationships English novelist Jane Austen never married, but love, courtship and matrimony were central themes to her early 19th century works. Join Christie Weininger, executive director of the Hayes Presidential Library & Museums, as she reveals clues to Austen's own views on romantic relationships through highlights of the […]

Get Tickets $18.00 – $23.00

Call Me Old Fashioned: Whiskey Education & Tasting (Rescheduled Date)

Wood County Museum 13660 County Home Rd., Bowling Green, OH

EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL DECEMBER 15, 2022   Call Me Old Fashioned Whiskey Education & Tasting December 15, 2022 • 7 PM - 9 PM (original date: Sept. 22, 2022) Event will be held at the Wood County Museum $60 Members/$70 Non-Members • Limited tickets available Non-Alcoholic Tickets are $30 Join us for an […]

Get Tickets $30.00 – $70.00