Events

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 August 8-11!

The One-room schoolhouse will feature all NEW exhibits from the HCHS, McClure/Damascus Historical Society, Hamler Heritage Society, Four Corners Historical Cooperative, and the Liberty Center Historical Society.

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!