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German Culture Museum

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Enjoy the culture without crowds

The German Culture Museum is a free attraction in the lower level of the library buidlng almost... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2018
Paul S
Set apart to God and from worldly ways

Learn about the beginnings of Amish faith stemming from Anabaptist roots in the Radical Reformation... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2017
Worthington, Ohio
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4877 Olde Pump St., Walnut Creek, OH 44687
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Reviewed 15 July 2018

The German Culture Museum is a free attraction in the lower level of the library buidlng almost directly across from Der Dutchman in Walnut Creek. There is parking on the lower level, but I would advise finding a spot on the steet above and walking...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 13 August 2017

Learn about the beginnings of Amish faith stemming from Anabaptist roots in the Radical Reformation in Germany and Europe to early days in Walnut Creek. Look at the replica of the cabin built by first settler Jonas Stutzman and early tools and textiles. Each room...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Great little museum with a lot of cultural and history. My teenagers enjoyed seeing many of the items on display, but it was not really interesting for my younger son (8). Completely free admission, donations accepted. I'm really glad that we took the time to...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 23 June 2017

Great overview of the area history, families who settled there clothes and work and home tools. Museum is close to Der Dutchman.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank jrflournoy
Reviewed 18 May 2016

A great experience. Our Guide was so knowledgeable and could answer every question. The artifact part of the museum/cultural center was also interesting. They have a wonderful gift shop also.

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank 7373CG
Reviewed 3 March 2016 via mobile

And I stop for a great deal of information exhibits and reading on the history of the area and the people in it. I think that if it is something that interests you you won't be disappointed with the information that they have here. Kind...More

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank Bernardo F
Reviewed 9 September 2015

I went to this museum since I have a lot of German in me. It really wasn't a German museum, but a museum of the area. I found it quite fascinating, once I got over the idea it would not have German antique-items inside it....More

Date of experience: June 2015
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Reviewed 20 February 2015

If you want to know a lot of information about the area, this is the place to go. This is a personal collection of a Walnut Creek family who built a special building to house the collection. It focuses on Walnut Creek, the Amish/Mennonite history...More

Date of experience: February 2015
1  Thank Sharon B
Reviewed 17 June 2014

We just happened to come across this museum walking around. It is FREE and has three floors to visit. The kids enjoyed it as much as we did.

Date of experience: June 2014
Thank Deanna L
Reviewed 16 October 2013

A bit small, tucked in the "garden level" (aka basement) of the new library, the German Culture Museum should more accurately be called the "Amish Culture Museum," as it focuses on the styles and implements of those early religiously-motivated settlers to the area in the...More

Date of experience: August 2013
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6 July 2016|
Response from 7373CG | Reviewed this property |
You might call them to find out for sure. Their phone number is 330-893-2571.
15 April 2015|
Response from 7373CG | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure of the hours of operation. You might call them to verify the hours. Their phone number is 330-893-2571.