506 S 6th St., Ironton Ohio 45638
Located on South 6th Street. The musuem features permanent and rotating exhibits about the iron idustry as well as Victorian clothing and furniture. It is housed in a restored 1870 Victorian house that once served as a way station on the underground railroad. Reverend John Rankin, a prominent abolitionist, lived in the house until his death in 1886. Open Friday through Sunday 1pm-5pm in April through December.
Other History nearby:
(Ironton) Lawrence County Museum
(Point Pleasant) Mansion House
(Gallipolis) Our House Museum
(Peebles) Serpent Mound State Memorial
(Point Pleasant) West Virginia State Farm Museum
09/23 Coming to The Ironton area
Clay Alliance Spring Pottery Fair Cincinnati OH May4 The Clay Alliance Spring Pottery Fair is a combination of nearly 50 local clay artisans who exhibits and sells their unique ceramic creations.
CincItalia the Cincinnati Italian Festival Cincinnati OH May17-19 Come early and be dazzled by CincItalia's Italian Auto Show and enriched by our traditional Italian Statue Procession.
Kentucky Sheep and Wool Festival Lexington KY May18-19 A family friendly Festival for young and old alike, the Kentucky Sheep and Fiber Festival has not only a wonderful selection of Fiber and Sheep related vendors, but also Educational Demonstrations, Irish Dancers, Live Music, a Tractor Show, Live Animals and much more.
Park Street Festival Columbus OH June7-8 So many Food Trucks, so little time! Bringing you the best & most diverse food trucks in all of Ohio, all in one place!
Stringbean Memorial Bluegrass Festival Gray Hawk KY June19-21 Stringbean Memorial, Inc. is a non-profit corporation named in honor of David “Stringbean” Akemon, native of Jackson County, Kentucky, who was an internationally known musician and performer at the Grand Ole Opry and the television show, Hee Haw.
Dayton Celtic Festival Dayton OH July26-28 Shop with our merchandise vendors for everything from Celtic souvenirs to the finest products imported from Ireland, Scotland, and Great Britain. Eat drink and be merry in our authentic Celtic food court.