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Address: 205 North Broadway, Greenville, OH 45331
Phone Number:
+1 937 548 5250
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10:00 - 16:00
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Sun 13:00 - 16:00
Tue - Sat 10:00 - 16:00

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Darke County History

Local history is just a part of the important museum. A collection of Lawrence of Arabia memorabilia tells history involving WWI.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
nancyfoureman
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Greenville OH, USA
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Greenville OH, USA
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25 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Local history is just a part of the important museum. A collection of Lawrence of Arabia memorabilia tells history involving WWI.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

Love the museum very interesting, we mostly went for the Annie Oakley info but it had so much other interesting things to see also for there area.

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Thank Sharon S
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Wonderful museum full of people like Lowell Thomas, Annie Oakley, local Indians and so much more. Depicting Greenville Ohio and Darke county in days gone by. How they lived in the 1700's, local hero's of each American War. Plan to come for hours!!

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Thank telephonegirlboydog
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

I originally went to the museum to see the Annie Oakley exhibit. I had no idea this museum was so large and would take about 2 hrs to see everything. The main entrance is where you pay and sign in. She told us our way around (I didn't remember) and gave us a map. There were rooms and rooms of... More 

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Dayton, Ohio, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016

My wife and I like museums, and we've been to several of these smaller regional history museums over the years. This, I think, is the best so far. The museum itself is sited in the mansion once owned by the Garst family, donated by their last surviving daughter around 40 years ago to the Greenville history association, and since expanded... More 

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Thank TR26
Greenville, Ohio, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

A lot of items here. Don't get in a big hurry . Will take some time to see everything. A lot of history here.

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Thank Johnny P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

Had an excellent time exploring the museum. Took us longer than I thought so we got our money worth. That I was excited about. My girls enjoyed the history of the city and learning about Annie Oakley. Shame they didn't know about her but now they do.

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Thank Kimberly Y
Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

I took a group of seniors there for a guided tour. Beautiful museum. Very knowledgable tour guides. I was very impressed, it was not just one person doing the tour, they have people who specialize in certain areas of the museum speaking about what they are passionate about. We had Montage Cafe cater lunch there and ate in the community... More 

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Thank Jan T
Cleveland, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

Wanted to see Museum & do genealogy research. Spent 4+ hrs. doing research. Employees were knowledgeable, interested & helpful. "Ran" thru some of Museum; too much to see in 15 minutes! Going back soon! So interesting!!

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Columbus, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2016

Of course, it helps to have a lot of local history - fortunately, Greenville has many important historical events and people to draw on. The logical starting points for Greenville history and the museum's collection are the Native Americans who first populated the area and their interactions with the early United States, culminating in the Treaty of Greenville. Another gallery... More 

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