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.”
|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
|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|
October 20th, 2018
Starts at 5:00 pm
10 Edison Drive
Enjoy pumpkin decorating, pumpkin bowling, a pumpkin labyrinth, costume contest, and much more! NEW for 2018 - watch the team from Ice Creations carve spooky, creepy and cool pumpkins from 5-7! Don't forget the outdoor showing of Hocus Pocus begins at dusk! All activities are FREE!
The Milan Museum will be hosting its annual Gingerbread House Workshop on Saturday, December 1, 2018 AND Sunday, December 2, 2018 in the Lockwood, Smith & Co. General Store.
Sessions run 90 minutes long and start at 10 AM, 12:00 PM, and 2:30 PM.
Each kit is made to order and registration is required by THURSDAY,NOVEMBER 29, 2018. Spots fill fast so call 419-499-2968 today!
Price: $15 per gingerbread house kit
Each entry will receive:
Pictures with Santa
Santa Claus will be at Milan Museum both days 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. Patron Agreement Form | Event Reservation Form