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Immerse yourself in local and national history experiences throughout the Canton region.

Museums & History

Whether you want to learn more about local history, the rich presidential history of our area, or you are looking for some nostalgic fun with the family the Canton, Ohio area has many museums, historic towns and national historic sites to visit.

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Canal Fulton Canalway Center & St. Helena III Canal Boat

Canal Fulton Canalway Center & St. Helena III Canal Boat

The Canal Fulton Canalway Center is a visitor and information center, located in northwestern Stark County along the Ohio and Erie Canal's Towpath Trail. Visitors can take a ride on the St. Helena III replica canal boat, learn about local history, and request…

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Canton Classic Car Museum

Canton Classic Car Museum

Canton Classic Car Museum is so much more than cars! Housed in a 1914 Ford dealership. Opened in 1978. Displaying over 45 antique and collectible cars and so much more. Ohio's greatest memorabilia, antique and nostalgia museum, there is something for everyone!…

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Canton Museum of Art

Canton Museum of Art

Explore and Enjoy More at the Canton Museum of Art (CMA) — Ohio’s premier location for an exceptional visual arts experience! The Canton Museum of Art is recognized for powerful national touring exhibits and dynamic original exhibits featuring prominent…

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First Ladies’ Library & National Historic Site

First Ladies’ Library & National Historic Site

The National First Ladies' Library is a unique national resource for patrons from school children to serious scholars. As a national archive devoted to educating people about the contributions of First Ladies and other notable women in history, the Library's…

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Five Oaks Historic Home - Massillon Woman’s Club

Five Oaks Historic Home - Massillon Woman’s Club

Make your day unique. Surround yourself with Tiffany glass, chandeliers, exotic woods and unparalleled craftsmanship in a beautiful historic mansion located in downtown Massillon. View three floors of lovely carvings, gold and silver leaf and Victorian…

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Glamorgan Castle

Glamorgan Castle

One of Alliance's most enduring landmarks is Glamorgan Castle. Listed in the National Register of Historic Places, the structure was commissioned by Col. William Henry Morgan, the president and principal owner of the Morgan Engineering Co., who named it for his…

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Greater Canton Amateur Sports Hall of Fame

Greater Canton Amateur Sports Hall of Fame

The Amateur Sports Hall of Fame is housed in a historic home built in 1908 in Downtown Canton. The Hall is home to exhibits and artifacts from local amateur athletes, many of which went on to become professional athletes!

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Haines House

Haines House

Tour this 180-year old home and learn about its history, life in Alliance in the 1870s, and the role of abolitionists in Ohio - the mainline of the Underground Railroad.

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Historic Zoar Village

Historic Zoar Village

Visitors to Zoar Village travel back in time to explore this 19th century German village along the banks of the Tuscarawas River. A hardy group of 300 German Separatists built their homes and called their town Zoar, "a sanctuary from evil." Today the historic…

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