Heritage Village Presentations and Events--2017          
October-April: Outside-only self-guided tours of the Village
Wednesday-Friday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
$3 adults, $1 children 5-11, Children under 5 and museum members free
(includes exhibits!)

May-September: Guided tours of the Village

Wednesday-Saturday 10:30am, 12:45pm, and 3:00pm
Sunday 1:30pm, 3:30pm

$5 adults, $3 children 5-11, Children under 5 and museum members are free.

(Self-guided tours available any time while we are open. Self-guided tours are for outside of the buildings only. Self-guided tour prices are $3 for adults, $1 for children 5-11, and free for children under 5 and museum members.)  


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Saturday, August 19, 2017: 1840 Whig Election Rally

10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

In 1840, war hero William Henry Harrison—of Cincinnati’s own North Bend—ran for president. Senator Thomas Morris, a staunch opponent of slavery who lived in Heritage Village’s Elk Lick House in the early 1840’s, supported Harrison after his own party rejected his anti-slavery views. Come see both men speak at this election rally!

For the second year in a row, Heritage Village will host an 1840’s political rally on Saturday, August 19. Come and take part—and find out what political issues held the attention of this country before the Civil War. Print your own ballot in our print shop and cast your vote, taste some not-so-hard cider by our log house, hear William Henry Harrison address the crowd, and see a duel of honor played out.

Admission fee: $10 for adults, $6 for ages 5-11, free for 4 & under and members

Here's a working schedule for the 1840 Whig Rally:

Sunday, August 27, 2017: Heritage Village Alive

1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Along with our regular guided tours at 1:30 and 3:30 on this day, we will have some extra buildings open. Come out and meet a visiting historic woodworker (joiner), a leatherworker, visit our print shop, and see what else we have open!

Admission fee: Tickets that include a 90-minute guided tour of our 19th century buildings are $5 for ages 12 & up, $3 for ages 5-11, and free for age 4 & under and members. (Your tour guide will have a key, and will be able to include buildings that are not otherwise open for the day.)

If you want to skip the tour and just stroll through the village (and meet our special guests), self-guided tour tickets are $3 for ages 12 & up, $1 for ages 5-11, and free for ages 4 & under and members. Self-guided tours do not include the inside of the buildings--unless we have a guest inside for the day keeping it open.
October 13 & 14, 20 & 21, 27 & 28, 2017: Haunted Village

These are family-friendly, slight-fright evenings that feature a Village full of ghostly attractions!  Come for wagon rides, balloon art, and trick-or-treating; fun for all ages. For more information, click here: Haunted Village


December 9, 2017: Breakfast With Father Christmas

Before attending Holly Days on Saturday, enjoy pancakes with Father Christmas! Details to come!


December 9-10, 2017: Holly Days

12 pm - 4 pm

Travel back in time to feel the warmth and beauty of a 19th Century holiday season. Our historical buildings will be decked out with traditional decorations from the 1800's. See our Village come alive with storytelling, craft making, model train displays, holiday treats, music and more! Click here for more information about this event!

$10 adults

$6 children 5-13

Children under 5 and museum members are free

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December 20, 21, 22, & 29, 2017: Train Days

10 am - 2 pm

Enjoy a relaxing afternoon away from your hectic holiday schedule. Some of our Heritage Village volunteers will bring in and set up their model trains—adding to the “Great Circle Line & Points North” O-Scale Model Railway that will be set-up during our Holly Days event.

$3 for ages 12 & up, $1 for ages 5 to 11, 4 & under and members are free