Attractions

There are many historical museums in Ross County.  At the Hopewell Culture National Historical Park, you can view history first-hand by visiting the mounds dating back to 200 B.C.  Or, move throughout time at the Ross County Heritage Center where you can see exhibits from antique toys to war memorabilia.  At Adena Mansion and Gardens you can stroll the grounds of the former home of Thomas Worthington, Ohio’s founding father for a scenic and leisurely afternoon.  Other sights include the Railroad Museum in Yoctangee Park, the Dental Museum in Bainbridge and the David Nickens Heritage Center.  Call the Ross- Chillicothe Convention and Visitor’s Bureau for a complete list and hours of operation.

Adena Mansion & Gardens

847 Adena Road
Chillicothe, OH 45601
740-772-1500 or 1-800-319-7248
www.adenamansion.com

ANCIENT OHIO TRAIL

http://www.ancientohiotrail.com

Bainbridge Historical Society Museum

209 E. Main Street
Bainbridge, OH 45612
740-634-2228

Chillicothe Railroad Museum

Paint St. & Water St.
Chillicothe, OH 45601
740-702-7675

David Nickens Heritage Center

71 W. 4th St.
Chillicothe, OH 45601
740-773-3644
www.firstbaptistchurchchillicothe.com/nickens-heritage-center/index.html

Dr. John D. Harris Dental Museum

209 Main Street
Bainbridge, OH 45612
740-634-2228
www.bainbridgedentalmuseum.org

FIRST CAPITAL DISTRICT

Downtown Chillicothe
Adjacent to City Park
Chillicothe, OH 45601

Fort Economy Military Museum

6587 State Route 180
Hallsville, OH 45633
740-655-2165
hack1966.com/memorialforteconomy.html

THE HIGHLANDS NATURE SANCTUARY

7660 Cave Road
Bainbridge, OH 45612
937-365-1935
www.highlandssanctuary.org
www.arcofappalachia.org

HOPEWELL CULTURE NATIONAL HISTORICAL PARK

16062 State Rt. 104,
Chillicothe, OH 45601
740-774-1126
www.nps.gov/hocu

Lucy Hayes Heritage Center

90 West 6th Street
Chillicothe, OH 45601
740-775-5829
www.lucyhayes.org

Phoenix Fire Co. #2 Museum

68 East Second Street
Chillicothe, OH 45601
740-773-2212
www.phoenixfireco.wordpress.com

ROSS COUNTY GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY

444 Douglas Avenue
Chillicothe, OH 45601
740-773-2715
www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ohrcgs/

Ross County Heritage Center

45 W. Fifth Street
Chillicothe, OH 45601
740-772-1936
www.rosscountyhistorical.org

SEIP MOUND

US 50 West
Bainbridge, OH 45612
1-800-686-1535
www.nps.gov/hocu/learn/historyculture/seip-earthworks.htm

STORY MOUND

Allen Ave & Delano St.
Chillicothe, OH 45601
1-800-686-1535

TECUMSEH! OUTDOOR DRAMA

5968 Marietta Road
Chillicothe, OH 45601
1-866-775-0700
www.tecumsehdrama.com