RichHistory Weekend Passport Contest for Students

On May 4th and 5th, student Passport to History contest entrants will vie for valuable prizes if they visit four eligible RichHistory Weekend activities. CONTEST GUIDELINES: Use your Passport Contest entry page found in the front page of the Passport to History Booklet to collect four (4) different stamps on the entry form from the…

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2019 RichHistory Weekend; Passport to History

  Fifteen Richland County sites are participating in the third annual RichHistory Weekend May 4th and 5th. History for children is the focus of this year’s lineup of family-friendly events. A “Passport to History” is being distributed to fourth grade elementary school history classes, with teacher information packets. Each site will have prizes, and students…

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Ohio Open Doors – Richland County Events

  Five Richland County historic places are participating in Ohio Open Doors this year. Brought to you by the Ohio History Connection. Ohio Open Doors is a statewide event in which local sponsors open historic buildings and landmarks s to the public for special tours and programs. Join us in honoring the history, design and…

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RichHistory Weekend List of Sites and Activities

Here is a handy RichHistory Weekend guide to sites and the activities each will offer. Downtown Mansfield Inc. Secret City Tour, Self-Guided, 10 am – 4 pm, Sat., Purchase tickets at 128 N. Main, No pre-registration. Kingwood Gardens Director’s Tours, garden and house tours with refreshments. Pre-register 419-522-0211. $15. At 10:30 am and 2 pm…

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Find Your History! Historical Weekend is Coming

As the second annual RichHistory Weekend draws near on May 5th and 6th , museums and historical sites in Lucas, Lexington, Shelby, Plymouth, Shiloh, and Mansfield are getting ready. A dozen sites, large and small, are participating this year. Malabar Farm offers the largest variety of events and activities. Nearby in Lucas, the local Lucas…

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Got the App?

Do you have the RichHistory App yet? It’s available free at the Play Store for Android or at iTunes for the iPhone. No sign-up, registration, ads, or strings attached! Get to the quick-access version of the RichHistory Weekend schedule fast, and direct access to the entire RichHistory web site. #richhistoryweekend

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Downtown Plymouth National Register Efforts

Douglas Dickson up in the village of Plymouth has seen his hard work of the last year begin to pay off, as they move one step closer to becoming s National Register Historic District. On March 16 Doug organized a small ceremony in the mayor’s office to sign the contract for the preservation consultant to…

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New Member: Pleasant Hill Lake Park

Pleasant Hill Lake is shared between Richland and Ashland Counties, but guess what? Richland County has the best part; the part with the beach, marina, camping, and visitor center. And they are the newest members of RichHistory Alliance! Visit their website and check out their upcoming summer events. http://pleasanthillparkohio.org  

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