Category Archives: PSA

050 Musical Heritage Tours (Feb 4-Mar 3)

The Oberlin Heritage Center is offering wonderfully melodious tours of the Heritage Center’s historic properties on the first Saturday of February (Feb. 4), March (March 4), and April (April 1) at 1:00 p.m. Learn how music was used for entertainment, fellowship and teaching in 19th and 20th century homes.  Advance registration is recommended; reserve a tour online at or call (440) 774-1700. The tour fee is $6 per adult and is free for OHC members, children and college students.

Post expires at 11:39pm on Tuesday February 28th, 2017

037 Freedom’s Friends Tablet Tours (Feb)

Explore Oberlin’s abolitionist and Underground Railroad history by participating in the Freedom’s Friends tablet tour offered free during February in honor of Black History month. This self-guided tour is presented on a user-friendly iPad (borrowed from the Heritage Center) allowing participants to move at their own pace through town and campus to learn about local landmarks and discover new stories of sacrifice and freedom that occurred in and around historic Oberlin. The main tour covers about a mile.

Post expires at 11:35pm on Monday February 27th, 2017