Visit the home of Thomas and Lydia Umberfield who arrived in Burton on June 6, 1798 with their five children. Tour the magnificent century homes on the Village grounds, hear stories of early settlers, and view a collection of 9,000 toy soldiers. Among the buildings available to tour are a schoolhouse, blacksmith shop, old stores, church, homes, jail, and many others. Grounds are open for public tours May 1 - November 15.
Other History nearby:
(Cleveland) African American Museum
(Akron) Akron Police Department Museum
(Hermitage) Avenue of 444 Flags
(Meadville) Baldwin-Reynolds House
(Greenville) Canal Museum
(Burton) Century Village Museum and Country Store
08/09 Coming to The Burton area
The Big Tap-In Real Craft Beer Festival Boardman OH April20 The biggest craft beer fest between Pittsburgh and Cleveland.
Italian American Summer Festival Berea OH June28-30 Bocce tournament, dancing with live entertainment at the Cuyahoga County Fairgrounds.
Scandinavian Folk Festival Gerry NY July19-21 Swedish Food Every Day, Expanded Lecture Program, Feature Length Swedish Movies (with English subtitles), A Celebration of Hans Christian Anderson.
Upper Ohio Valley Italian Heritage Festival Wheeling WV July26-28 Bocce tournament, pasta exhibit, wine competition, entertainment.
Greater Youngstown Italian Fest Youngstown OH August2-4 The fest is a family-oriented event that offers a taste of the Italian heritage through performances by international recording artists, delicious food offered by the area’s finest vendors and restaurants, Italian games and more.
Tuscarawas County Italian-American Festival Dover OH August9-11 Our 24th Annual Festival Plate is honoring the 1962 Class A State Football Champions from Dennison Saint Mary's High School.