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|
December 1st, 2018
Starts at 10:00 am
10 Edison Drive
Each $15 gingerbread kit includes one house and decorations, one holiday ornament, seasonal treats and hot cocoa! Deliver your wish list to Santa himself from 11-12 pm and 2-3 pm. Call 419-499-2968 to register before November 29, 2018!!
Stop in for the series History Happy Hour: Spring Brides hosted by the Milan Museum and taking place on Wednesday, March 21, 2019 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 Victorian Wedding Traditions.Back to all posts
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