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Goodyear World of Rubber

Located on Market Street, this museum depicts the history of rubber. Exhibits include a replica of a rubber plantation, displays of tires, memorabilia of Charles Goodyear and a reproduction of his workshop. A film describing the production process and self-guiding tours are available.

Open Monday - Friday 8am-4:30pm; closed major holidays.

Location: 1201 E. Market St., Akron Ohio 44305 Telephone 330-796-7117

Other History nearby:
Wayne County Historical Society & Museum
African American Museum
Akron Police Department Museum
Canton Amateur Sports Hall of Fame
Canton Museum of Art
Century Village Museum and Country Store

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