Events

June 20, 2019 – Fireside Chat: Slaves on the Maumee: History of the Underground Railroad – SOLD OUT!
This chat will feature Taylor Moyer. Taylor is the Vice President of the HCHS, trustee for the Fallen Timbers Battlefield Commission, and the Senior Humanities & American History teacher at Toledo School for the Arts. Learn history of slavery in the United States and the amazing system of routes used to help African Americans escape to freedom in the north and Canada.
Location: Nathaniel Hartman Log Home – Henry County Fairgrounds
Time: 7:00-8:00p.m.
Admission: $10 per person
$5.00 for members (must present membership card)
$2.00 for students
(Reservations available: 419.906.1660)

July 7, 2019 – Open House
Tour the HCHS’s main museum in historic downtown Napoleon. The Dr. John Bloomfield home is a fully restored c. 1879 Victorian home. It features unique collections including period furnishing, period textiles, beautiful woodwork and more!
Location: Dr. Bloomfield Home & Carriage House Museum
Time: 2:00-4:00 p.m.
Admission: FREE
***Carriage House closed for summer 2019***

July 13 & 14, 2019 Home & Garden Tour
Saturday – 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Sunday – 12 noon – 4 p.m.
Tour historic homes in Napoleon and admire beautiful gardens along the way! Tickets can be purchased at the Dr. John Bloomfield Home & Carriage House Museum.
Tickets $12.00 per person
$10.00 for members (must present membership card)
***Carriage House closed for summer 2019***

August 4, 2019 Open House
Tour the HCHS’s main museum in historic downtown Napoleon. The Dr. John Bloomfield home is a fully restored c. 1879 Victorian home. It features unique collections including period furnishing, period textiles, beautiful woodwork and more!
Location: Dr. Bloomfield Home & Carriage House Museum
Time: 2:00-4:00 p.m.
Admission: FREE
***Carriage House closed for summer 2019***

August 8-15, 2019 Henry County Fair & Living History Encampment
Enjoy the 16th annual Living History Encampment located at the Southeast corner of the Henry County Fairgrounds during the Fair! This year the reenactment will focus on the early history of Northwest Ohio including a Native American village, trading post, and more! Tour our historic buildings, take in the sights and smells of the period encampments, check out the exhibits in the restored one-room schoolhouse, and more!
Interested in registering to re-enact contact Taylor Moyer at 419.906.1660 or want to exhibit something special contact Jean Keller at 419.766.0202.
Time: HCHS site open 11:00a.m – Sunset
Admission: Standard Henry County Fair gate admission price

September 7, 2019 Fall on the Homestead: Napoleon Fall Festival
Tour the HCHS’s historic complex at the Henry County Fairgrounds during Napoleon’s Fall Fest! The One room Schoolhouse & Museum along with the Nathaniel Hartman Log House will be open for tours, exhibits, and more!
Time: 10:00a.m.-4:00p.m.
Admission: FREE

September 8, 2019 – Open House
Tour the HCHS’s main museum in historic downtown Napoleon. The Dr. John Bloomfield home is a fully restored c. 1879 Victorian home. It features unique collections including period furnishing, period textiles, beautiful woodwork and more!
Location: Dr. Bloomfield Home & Carriage House Museum
Time: 2:00-4:00 p.m.
Admission: FREE
***Carriage House closed for summer 2019***

October 6, 2019 – Open House
Tour the HCHS’s main museum in historic downtown Napoleon. The Dr. John Bloomfield home is a fully restored c. 1879 Victorian home. It features unique collections including period furnishing, period textiles, beautiful woodwork and more!
Location: Dr. Bloomfield Home & Carriage House Museum
Time: 2:00-4:00 p.m.
Admission: FREE
Carriage House NEW Prohibit Exhibit preview!

December, 2019 – HCHS Christmas Open House
Dates & details are being finalized for this annual event! The Dr. John Bloomfield Home & Carriage House Museum along with the Nathaniel Hartman Log Home will be open. Check back for details this fall!

History comes alive at the HCHS!