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Cleveland History Center, Cleveland

#8 of 21 in Museums in Cleveland
Specialty Museum · Hidden Gem · Museum
The Cleveland History Center houses exhibits that tell the story of Northeast Ohio through items, documents, and artifacts from a variety of collections. Through the use of its vast and varied collections in the areas of family history, community history, entrepreneurship, and technological innovation, Cleveland History Center provides the public with a much-needed sense of place in today’s mobile society, and a base for learning about invention and ingenuity that can be transferred into modern economic expansion.

Each document and artifact tell a story that personally engages individuals, young and old. These stories come alive through the exhibits at the Cleveland History Center. Among a number of rotating temporary exhibits, additional permanent exhibits include the Euclid Beach Park Grand Carousel, Bingham-Hanna Mansion, Hay-McKinney Mansion, Crawford Auto Aviation Museum, Chisholm Halle Costume Wing, and Kidzibits Family Hands-On Gallery.
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  • Spend at least two hours here - I spent about three. Good history of the area including cars with ties to Cleveland, a carousel, etc. There are mansions on the property that you can go through on...  more »
  • The history of Cleveland is not to be missed. It starts on one end and goes on and on. I live here and still learned sooo much. With your admission, you get two tickets to ride the former Euclid...  more »
  • LOVED IT. If you go to Cleveland make sure you stop there.
  • Went here on my first date. Admission was $10 and the exhibits were interesting. We had a great time. There is an interactive play room for children too.

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