Steubenville Ohio Museums
On January 26, 1838, the Ohio General Assembly voted to build the state's capital, and a notice was issued calling for plans to build a new Capitol in Steubenville, Ohio. The museum is hosting an exhibition, "Cometing Plans for Ohio's State Capitol," presented by David A. Simmons, which will be on view at the Steubenville Museum on Saturday, March 4, 2017, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The Custer Memorial was built in 1931 by the Ohio State Archaeological and Historical Society as a memorial to the US Army Corps of Engineers and American Civil War soldiers.
Edwin M. Stanton was born in nearby Steubenville and practiced in Cadiz, taught law at Franklin College in New Athens, served as a prosecutor in Harrison County and served in the Ohio House of Representatives. This museum offers the opportunity to meet some of Steubesville's most famous people, including the exhibited desks and other memorabilia.
From soup to submarines, the four Carnegie museums house hundreds of thousands of objects, including the Carnegie Museum of Art, the Carnegie Library of Science and Carnegie Mellon University. It is the only museum in the United States to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the founding of the Carnegie Institution of New York City. The four museums in Steubesville have more than 1000 exhibits as well as a number of special events and events.
Free concerts are held at the Berkman Amphitheater in Fort Steuben Park, and the museum is open to the public. We love having fun with the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium, but we also love the Steubesville Museum of Art, the Carnegie Library of Science and Carnegie Mellon University.
Much of the historical and genealogical information is in the Jefferson County Historical Museum, located at 426 Franklin Avenue in Steubenville. Visit the Steubesville Museum of Art, the Carnegie Library of Science and Carnegie Mellon University at 866-301-1787.
In addition to the exhibition hall, museum and shop, Fort Steuben Visitor Center also houses the Steubesville Museum of Art, the Carnegie Library of Science and the Museum of Science. Carnegie Mellon University in 866 - 301 - 1787 and is the showroom, museum and store of the Jefferson County Historical Museum. Some of the memorabilia is on display in the museum's exhibition hall and shop, as well as in the museum's art gallery.
This is the Jefferson County Historical Museum and Library, which has an entire dino room and an exhibit on the history of the town of Steubesville. The past is depicted in a series of downtown buildings painted by local artists, including the Carnegie Museum of Art, the Steubs Museum and the museum's art gallery.
Visitors can visit the fort to learn about the Indians who lived in the countryside long before the first immigrants arrived. Browse through souvenirs and artifacts at the Pottery City Antique Mall or visit the Ceramics Museum to see local treasures.
Next to the fort is a log cabin, which is one of the oldest buildings in Ohio. The museum is housed in a house overlooking the Ohio River, originally built by Dr. John Hammond in the 1870s. The site was built as part of a land surveying engineer sent to map the Northwest Territory and also houses a center for research into the history of Steubenville, Ohio, and the US government.
The Wellsville River Museum is open seasonally on Sunday afternoons and the facility houses a restored train cabin, a replica steam locomotive, an old steamboat and other historical artifacts. Jefferson County Historical Museum and Library is housed in a historic house on the banks of the Ohio River in the heart of Steubenville, Ohio.
Downtown Steubenville is a busy place, but there's plenty of fun for all ages. Beatty Park offers green spaces and trails, sits on the Ohio River and watches barges and boats float by, or you can watch barges pass by. Further south, in St. Clairsville, there is another option to explore if you're inclined to stop by the quaint downtown shops and shop before making your way to the bumpy and dusty Powerline Park.
Downtown Steubenville is also home to the Jefferson County Historical Museum, one of the largest museums in Ohio. Museum exhibitions abound, and visitors can find a variety of artifacts from the history of the city and the history of its inhabitants. The Jefferson County Historical Museum, housed in an old Steubenville mansion, has 19 rooms that display antique furniture and artifacts, including the Vivian Snyder Genealogical Library, which contains more than 2,000 pages of historical documents and photos of local people and events.