Western Reserve Historical Society, Cleveland

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The Western Reserve Historical Society (WRHS) is a historical society in Cleveland, Ohio. The society operates the Cleveland History Center, a collection of museums in University Circle.

The society was founded in 1867, making it the oldest cultural institution in Northeast Ohio. WRHS is focused on the history of the Western Reserve. WRHS celebrated its 150th anniversary in 2017.

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  • The autos are the best, but this museum is also great for anyone who wants to dig into Cleveland history. I saw some nostalgic displays of newspaper clippings from my youth. It was great fun.  more »
  • This museum has a permanent display of dozens of historic and classic cars. A beautifully restored working carrousel from Euclid Park charms adults and entertains the kids. The other side of the...  more »

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