The Granville Historical Society Museum is now closed for the season and will reopen next spring.
However, the Research Center and archives will remain open on Thursdays:
Research Center hours:
Thursdays: 9:30 to noon
and 1:00 to 4:00
Anyone wishing to make special arrangements should contact Theresa Overholser or call the Historical Society at 740-587-3951 and leave a message.
The museum and research center are located at 115 E. Broadway. For a map to the GHS, please click here.
For a calendar view of our hours and events, please click here.
Both the museum and research center are free and open to the public. We look forward to your visit!
For more information, please contact us by
As part of our "History as Background" series, which seeks to illuminate current events by understanding the historical events that preceded them, the GHS and Kendal present Prof. Shirley Palmer, Emeritus Associate Professor at Ohio State University--Newark, who will speak on enduring values in Chinese history.
She will examine the social conditions under which certain values arose, how those values were modified over time (from ancient times to Deng Xiaoping and the opening of China), and how they were and are used by the holders of power. This lecture is free and open to the public.
When: Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2016, 7:15pm – 8:30pm Eastern Time
Tour of the Welsh Hills: a 22-minute documentary about the Welsh Hills area
Louis Sullivan: The Struggle for American Architecture: A film about the great architect who gave us the 1914 Home Bank Association building on the square in Newark.
Both films are free and open to the public, and we'll provide soft drinks and popcorn.
When: Tue., Jan 19, 2016, 7:15 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Where: Kendal At Granville (Amelia Room), Granville, OH, United States (map)