Newcomerstown Historical Society to offer Free Tours of Museums
The Newcomerstown Historical Society is offering Free Tours of their two museums. The museums include Temperance Tavern and the Olde Main Street Museum and Social Center located at 213 and 221 West Main Street in Newcomerstown. This Historical Society is promoting the tours as a way for patrons to “Get to know your Museum”. Folks are encouraged to bring a friend and enjoy the local history exhibits ranging from Cy Young and Woody Hayes to the Lenape (Delaware Chief) Netawatees and noted Band Director, Manuel Yingling. These are only a few of the notable local historical characters recalling the history of Newcomerstown. The Newcomerstown Historical Society is a small-town historical society operating not one, but two museums. Our Temperance Tavern Museum is an 1841 inn whcih was a stop for passengers on the Ohio and Erie Canal. The Olde Main Street Museum and Social Center is a town within a building. The tours are being offered August 24, 29, 30 and 31st from 11am – 4pm and August 25th from 1-4pm only. Donations always appreciated. Please call 740-498-7735 for more information or visit our Facebook page Newcomerstown Historical Society.