Daily Archives: December 30, 2010

Ohio Historical Society sites now accredited

Congratulations to the Ohio Historical Society on reaccreditation by American Association of Museums, as well as to the OHS sites newly accredited for the first time. Among those are the Adena Mansion (Chillicothe) and the Johnston Farm (Piqua) [check out their blog], both of which I have visited and really enjoyed. The house museums and the stories at both sites are just fascinating. Furthermore, another newly accredited site is the Armstrong Air & Space Museum (Wapakoneta), which is directed by a friend of mine – so special congrats to him as well.

The Ohio Historical Society has been reaccredited by the American Association of Museums. Six OHS historic sites and museums have been accredited for the first time: Adena Mansion Gardens in Chillicothe Armstrong Air & Space Museum in Wapakoneta Campus Martius Museum in Marietta Fort Ancient near Oregonia Fort Meigs in Perrysburg Johnston Farm & Indian Agency in Piqua Accreditation from the American Association of Museums is the highest n … Read More

via Ohio Historical Society Collections Blog