- To promote discovery and appreciation of Southwest Ohio's heritage, starting with 19th century life and emphasizing its impact on our culture.
- To use our historic buildings, collections, and settings to create experiences that engage, enrich, educate, and entertain people of all ages, interests, and backgrounds.
Historic Southwest Ohio (HSO) is a non-profit organization dedicated to preservation of 19th century life. HSO operates the Heritage Village Museum in Sharon Woods Park. The Village is a recreated 1800’s community featuring thirteen historic buildings that were saved from destruction and moved to their present location.
Heritage Village Museum will hold an exhibit opening of a new Vintage Base Ball exhibit.Â The exhibit features over 70, balls, bats, gloves, uniforms, and games from the 1840s to 1910.Â Be the first to see the exhibit of our Great American…Read More »
Civil War Weekend at Heritage Village Museum brings over 300 re-enactor soldiers, citizens, and cavalry to the site. All in time- period uniforms and clothing telling the dramatic story of the mid 1800â€™s and the devastating Civil War. Guests…Read More »
The Heritage Village Museum will host aâ€œFree Open Houseâ€ which will also feature the annual Vintage Base Ball Festival! The Heritage Village Museum, Cincinnatiâ€™s only outdoor living history museum, will showcase its twelve historic buildings,…Read More »