Sidewalk Astronomy set for Aug. 29 & 30th

Please join us for another installation of Sidewalk Astronomy at the Southeast Ohio History Center!  Future Astronomy Professor Ben Weiser will be our host for

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Pawpaw Festival Time is Around the Corner!

There’s a cool breeze in the air, which means we start thinking about the Pawpaw! Come celebrate Ohio’s largest indigenous native fruit. There are many

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Modern Quilts of the Early 1900’s with Meta Van Nostran

If you love quilts, you will not want to miss this program! Art Deco and Art Nouveau Quilts of the Early 1900’s, with Meta Van

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A Step Back In Time: What They Wore Fashion Show

Thursday, August 17th at 7:00pm join us at the Federal Valley Resource Center for the fashion show of the centuries! Clothing from 3 centuries will

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Book search now available online for The Levering Library and The Jim and Shirley Hayes Genealogy Center

You can now search for any of our books online through our new system. You can search by name, author, title or keyword. We will

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2017 Schedule for Athens Asylum Walking Tours

NEXT ASYLUM TOUR IS ON SEPTEMBER 17TH, 2-4PM New dates have been added in October! ALL REGULAR ASYLUM TOURS WILL BE HELD ON THE THIRD

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Traditional Quilt Show this summer at SEOHC

Transforming Traditions Quilt Exhibit showing now! Examines the changes in women’s roles in the United States during the first half of the 20th Century through

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Pre-sale begins June 20th for Growing up in Athens book!

Order yours today to help the final push towards publishing costs! Growing Up in Athens: A Collection of Memories is a gorgeous limited edition 8.5×11

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Coolville History book now available!

The 5th edition of The History of Coolville is now available in the Museum Shop and by mail order.  After two years, the 5th edition

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Library and Genealogy Center Now Open!

The Library and Genealogy Research Center is now open on Wednesdays and Fridays from 10:00 to 2:00pm. We are working hard to add staff and

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Award winning Gramma Gatewood book now available in our gift shop!

“When Grandma Gatewood Took a Hike” is an inspiring story, imparting the notion that an action as basic as walking for pleasure could result in

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50 Best Things to do in Athens

Love Athens? Want to find great things to do and places to eat? Then check out The 50 Best Things to Do in Athens, Ohio

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Access Our Historical Photos through Ohio Memory

We now have archived images that are available to you online! Through a partnership with the Ohio History Connection and the State Library of Ohio,

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Mobile History Boxes Now Available For Loan From ACHS&M

Through a generous grant from the Athens Foundation, historical period educational materials are available for loan at no cost from the Southeast Ohio History Center.

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Time to Renew Your Kroger Rewards for ACHS&M

Time to Renew Enrollment in the Kroger Community Rewards Program . . . It is NOT done automatically each year! As you know, we get

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Capturing Cemetery Images

Learn some tips and tricks for taking clearer, more readable images when photographing markers and memorials. Cell phone cameras and other digital equipment have made

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