• Welcome


  • 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.”

  • Exhibits


    • Galpin Glass

    • Sayles

    • Coulton Dolls

    • Newton Arts

    • Hoover Innovation

    • Sisty Blacksmith

    • Lockwood Smith & Co.

Hours & Pricing

HOURS

February – May: Friday – Sunday 1-5 pm

June, July & August: Tuesday – Saturday 10 am-5 pm Sunday 1-5 pm – Closed Mondays, Easter Sunday, Fourth of July and Labor Day Weekend

September – December: Friday – Sunday 1-5 pm

 

PRICES

Adults: $9-Joint Ticket with Edison Birthplace $16 | Seniors: $8-Joint Ticket with Edison Birthplace $14| Children: 5-17: $5-Joint Ticket $10

Children 4 and under are FREE

Family Passes: $25 Joint Family Ticket $45 includes 2 Adults and up to 3 Children

 

UPCOMING EVENTS


Join us at one of the upcoming events at the Milan History Museum!

  • 21

    Aug, 2019

  • Dale Chihuly

    August 21 @ 10:00 am - December 22 @ 5:00 pm

    See the newest addition to the glass collection ! The Capucine Orange Persian set with royal blue lip wraps made in

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Create Your Moment In Time!

Host your wedding or special event with us

 

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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