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for Museum Community Day

Welcome

To the Milan Museum!

The historic Village of Milan is the birthplace of Thomas A. Edison and recognized by the National Trust as a Distinctive Destination. Visitors to the Milan Museum will learn a history rich in progress and creativity. Milestones in both history and invention are displayed in the history galleries. Explore the rise of the Milan Canal through the genius of Thomas Edison! The new glass galleries explore European and American glass from the earliest piece in the collection of Roman glass through the works of contemporary, local artists. The Milan Museum offers a day exploring historic buildings, filled with engaging exhibits and hands-on activities. Special events and programs for the whole family all year!

“Nurtured in this little village of Milan, was that inquisitive young Thomas ‘Al’ Edison whose discoveries probably made the greatest impact on the world of any inventor in history.”

Hours

February – May
Friday – Sunday 1-5 pm
June, July & August
Tuesday – Saturday 10 am-5 pm
Sunday 1-5 pm – Closed Mondays, Fourth of July and Labor Day Weekend
September – December
Friday – Sunday 1-5 pm

 

PRICES

Adults $9 Seniors $8 Children 5-17: $5 Children 4 and under are FREE Family Passes: $25 includes 2 Adults and up to 3 Children

Museum Community Day

Event Details

DATE & TIME

September 9th, 2018
Starts at 1:00 pm

EVENT LOCATION

Milan Museum
10 Edison Drive
Milan, OH
419-499-2968

INFO

The Milan Museum will be closed September 1-3, 2018 for the Milan Melon Festival. The Museum will reopen with fall hours on Friday, September 7, 2018 with the free, monthly community day on Sunday, September 9, 2018. Tour the museum for free from 1 - 5!

WHAT’S GOING ON?

SEE WHAT WE HAVE IN STORE FOR YOU

Joint Ticket with Edison Birthplace Museum

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New this summer!!!! Visit both the Milan Museum and Edison Birthplace Museum for one low price! Joint tickets may be purchased at either museum!

Adults $16.00  Seniors $14.00 Family Pass $45.00

M3 Museum Pass

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With the M3 Pass, the entire family gains admission to 3 popular museum for a total of only $45 – a great value for families. Visit the Merry-Go-Round Museum, Sandusky Maritime Museum and Milan Museum with one pass. Available for purchase in the Milan Museum Gift Shop.

Recycled Runway Temporary Exhibit

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The Milan Museum is featuring the temporary exhibit, Recycled Runway, on display in the Welcome Center through August 31, 2018. Recycled Runway was a unique fashion design event to build awareness of local water quality issues and raise funds for improving the health of Sandusky Bay. See these works of art up close as they are displayed throughout the museum.

 

 

 

History Happy Hour

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Stop in for the second installment of the series History Happy Hour hosted by the Milan Museum and taking place on July 26, 2018 at 5:00 pm at The Milan Wine Post!  Join us for an evening filled with a bit of history and a splash of wine! No reservations necessary, wine and other beverages will be available for purchase. The discussion topic will be Milan’s brewing history ~ come and learn the history of the Joseph Herb Brewing Company and Milan Brewing Company.

Pumpkin Palooza

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The Milan History Museum will be hosting the Annual Pumpkin Palooza on Saturday, October 20, 2018 from 5-7 pm.

Enjoy pumpkin decorating, art activities, scavenger hunts, pumpkin bowling, costume contests, caramel apples and much more!  This year Pumpkin Palooza begins at 5:00 pm with the costume contest at 5:30 and an outdoor movie at 7:00 pm!!!!! All activities are FREE!!!!

Costume Contest:
The costume contest begins at 5:30 for children of all ages.

Call 419-499-2968 for details.

Gingerbread Workshop

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The Milan Museum will be hosting its Annual Gingerbread House Workshop on Saturday, December 1, 2018 in the Lockwood, Smith &Co. General Store.

Sessions run 60 minutes long and start at 10 AM, 11:30 AM, 1:30 PM and 3 PM.

You must register by THURSDAY,NOVEMBER 29 2018 by calling 419-499-2968.

Price: $15 per gingerbread house kit

Each entry will receive:

  • 1 Gingerbread House Kit
  • 1 Holiday Ornament
  • Unlimited Hot Cocoa and seasonal treats

Pictures with Santa

Santa Claus will be in Milan Museum’s General Store on December 2, 2017 from 11 AM-12 PM and 2 PM-3 PM. Have your Christmas list ready and deliver it to Santa yourself!

 

 

 

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Be it timeless works of art or our beautiful location, we have nearly 60 years of experience making a moment last forever.

The grounds of the Milan Museum are unique among event spaces in the area, whether your tastes lean toward the classical architecture of the Newton Arts Building, or the dramatic outdoor courtyard, your special day promises to be one that will make history.

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