Appalachia

Description: Saturdays April 20 and 27, 2013, 10 a.m.- 5 p.m.
Sundays April 21 and 28, 2013 , Noon- 5 p.m.
Ohio History Center, Columbus

Enjoy the following programs free with Ohio History Center museum admission (each program lasts approximately 30 minutes):

Saturdays at Noon
Faces of Appalachia Tour
Take part in a guided experience through the exhibit Faces of Appalachia. Museum staff will illuminate the art of early American photography and the people of Appalachia through the faces featured in this photographic collection.

Saturdays at 1 p.m.
What is Appalachia?
Thirty-two Ohio counties are part of the region of the United States known as Appalachia. Learn more about what makes Appalachia a unique part of Ohio’s culture, economy and history.
 
Saturdays at 2 p.m. 
Staff Picks!
Join museum staff as they highlight objects from our collection. Each staff pick will provide information about the object, its history and how it fits into our exhibits.

Saturdays at 3 p.m.  
Appalachian Migration
In the 20th century, millions of people from Appalachia migrated to industrial areas throughout the country. Hear some of the stories of people who migrated from Appalachia to Ohio cities.
 
Sundays at Noon
Staff Picks!
Join museum staff as they highlight objects from our collection. Each staff pick will provide information about the object, its history and how it fits into our exhibits.

Sundays at 3 p.m.
Faces of Appalachia Tour
Take part in a guided experience through the exhibit Faces of Appalachia. Museum staff will illuminate the art of early American photography and the people of Appalachia through the faces featured in this photographic collection.

Location: Ohio History Center, Columbus
URL: www.ohiohistory.org/ohc
Date: Saturday, April 20, 2013
Repeat Type: Weekly;Until=4/28/2013 4:00am
Time: 10:00am-5:00pm EDT
Duration: 7 hours
Category: Ohio History Center Museum & Ohio Village*, Lectures*, Family Fun*, Central Region*
Created by: Sarah Sykes
Updated: Wednesday, April 10, 2013 4:34pm EDT
Admission: Free with Ohio History Center museum admission: $10/adult; $9/senior (60+); $5/youth (612); Free/Ohio Historical Society member; Free/child (age 5 and under).
Special Offers: Free/Ohio Historical Society member
Advanced Registration: None required
Parking Fee: None
Phone Number(s): 800-686-6124 or 614-297-2357
Email:
Web Site(s): www.ohiohistory.org/ohc
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