Grand Opening April 15, 2017 2-5pm

We proudly announce the grand opening of The Southeast Ohio History Center! This free event will feature new exhibits and an expanded museum that you won’t want to miss.  Our Museum Store has also been expanded and carries new merchandise featuring local artists and products, clothing, new books and a

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2017 Schedule for Athens Asylum Walking Tours

Next Asylum Tour-  Sunday, April 16th 2-4pm. ALL ASYLUM TOURS WILL BE HELD ON THE THIRD SUNDAY OF EACH MONTH FROM 2:00PM-4:00PM UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED Tickets are $10.00 with a Southeast Ohio History Center/ACHS&M membership or $15.00 each for 12 and over. You can call us to prepay your tickets

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Museum Store Closed till Grand Opening

The Museum Store (formally the Gift Shop) will be closed starting Friday, March 17th till our Grand Opening on April 15th. We will be rebuilding the exhibit, library and store space during this time and hope that you find the new spaces extraordinary and well worth the wait! You will

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“Lest We Forget” Remembering Washington County In WWI

On Friday, April 7th, starting at 7:30pm join the The Castle Museum for a concert commemorating the Centennial of WWI held at the Peoples Bank Theatre located at 222 Putnam Street, Marietta, Ohio. Performances will be given by the Marietta College Concert Choir & Wind Ensemble, The Wayfarers, Barefoot McCoy,

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Silent Film “Shoulder Arms” with Charlie Chaplin showing at SEOHC

Come join us on Thursday,  April 6th at 6:00pm at SEOHC for some early evening entertainment as we show the Silent 1918 film “Shoulder Arms” which will be accompanied by renown organist Dennis James on piano. Admission is $10 for a night of fun and laughter- what could be better

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2nd History Game Night Champions!

Oh yeah, we did it again! History Game Night entertained, amused and even occasionally stumped our esteemed panel of experts! The next Game Night will be held in May, so stay turned for the date and time! This weeks winners in the Jeopardy category are; Claire Shrontz, History Corp staff

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Construction & Gift Shop Update March 1, 2017

Things are springing up all over- the annex is built and the elevator installers have been busy at work this week and last. The contractors are trying to finish up so we can start the exciting part of this whole endeavor- building a great, fabulous new museum!      

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