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AREA ATTRACTIONS History, music museums



Published: Sun, August 26, 2001 @ 12:00 a.m.



Arms Family Museum of Local History -- 648 Wick Ave., Youngstown, (330) 743-2589: "Far From Home: Stories From Immigrant Children to the Mahoning Valley" on display; second annual Founder's Day Open House, 1-5 p.m. Sept. 9. Hours are 1-4 Tuesdays-Fridays and 1:30-5 Saturdays and Sundays. Guided tours available by appointment. Archival library open 9-4 Tuesdays-Fridays and 1:30-5 Saturdays.

Austin Log Cabin -- 3797 S. Raccoon Road, Austintown: Open house, 1-4 p.m. first Sunday of each month. (330) 792-1129.

Burchfield Museum -- 867 E. Fourth St., Salem, (330) 332-8601: Open 1-6 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays.

Canfield Historical Society Bond House -- 44 W. Main St., Canfield, (330) 533-3458: Tours by appointment.

Canfield Historical Society Mahoning Dispatch Museum -- 19 S. Broad St., Canfield, (330) 533-3458: Tours by appointment.

Hoyt Institute of Fine Arts -- 124 E. Leasure Ave., New Castle, Pa., (412) 652-2882: Hours are 9-4 Tuesdays-Saturdays.

Jefferson Depot -- 147 E. Jefferson St., Jefferson: Group tours by appointment. (216) 293-5532 or (216) 576-1282.

John Stark Edwards House -- 303 Monroe St., Warren: Open 1-4 p.m. third Saturday and Sunday of each month. Group tours by appointment. (330) 394-4653.

Log House Museum -- On the Square, Columbiana: Open 2-4 p.m. weekends through Labor Day. Tours by appointment. (330) 482-2983.

Loghurst Farm Museum -- 3967 Boardman-Canfield Road, Canfield, (330) 533-4330: Open 11-4 Tuesdays through Sundays through August and weekends beginning Sept. 1.

Museum of Ceramics -- 400 E. Fifth St., East Liverpool, (330) 386-6001 or (800) 600-7180: Hours are 9:30-5 Wednesdays through Saturdays and noon-5 Sundays and holidays.

National Packard Museum -- 1899 Mahoning Ave., Warren, (330) 394-1899: Open noon-5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays and 1-5 p.m. Sundays (closed Labor Day).

Old Stone Tavern/Erie Station Museum -- 119 E. Washington St., Lisbon: Tours by appointment. (330) 424-9000.

Salem Historical Society Museum -- 208 S. Broadway, Salem, (330) 337-8514: Open 1-4 p.m. Sundays.

Springfield Township Historical Society -- 14176 Youngstown-Pittsburgh Road, Petersburg: Open house, 1-3 p.m. first Sundays of each month through September.

Strock Stone House -- 7171 Mahoning Ave., Austintown: Open house, 1-4 p.m. first Sunday of each month. (330) 792-1129.

Struthers Historical Society Museum -- 50 Terrace St., Struthers: Tours by appointment. (330) 750-1766.

Sutliff Museum -- Warren Public Library, 444 Mahoning Ave. N.W., second floor, Warren, (330) 399-8807: Hours are 2-4 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays.

Victorian Perambulator Museum of Jefferson -- 26 E. Cedar St., Jefferson, (216) 576-9588: Wicker baby carriages and other children's toys on display. Open 11-5 Wednesdays and Saturdays through August, 11-5 Saturdays only in September and by appointment.

Viets Museum -- 224 N. High St., Cortland, (330) 638-8606: Hours are 1-4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays or by appointment.

Vocal Group Hall of Fame & amp; Museum -- 98 E. State St., Sharon, Pa., (412) 983-2025: Hours are 10-6 Mondays-Saturdays and noon-5 p.m. Sundays.

War Vet Museum -- 23 E. Main St., Canfield, (330) 533-6311: Open 9-4 every day. Group tours and alternative times available by appointment.

Ward-Thomas Museum -- 503 Brown St., Niles, (330) 544-2143: Open house, 2-5 p.m. first Sunday of each month. Group tours by appointment.

Wellsville River Museum -- 1003 Riverside Ave., Wellsville: Open 1-5 Sundays through today or by appointment; call (330) 532-3048.

World War II Vehicle Museum -- 5959 W. Liberty St., Hubbard, (330) 534-8125: Open 9-noon and 1-5 p.m. weekdays, weekends by appointment.

Youngstown Historical Center of Industry & amp; Labor -- 151 W. Wood St., (330) 743-5934: Hours: 9-5 Wednesdays-Saturdays; noon-5 Sundays and holidays.

Ashtabula County Historical Society Log Cabin -- Seven Hills Road, Ashtabula: (440) 576-2681.

Cleveland Museum of Natural History -- University Circle, Cleveland, (216) 231-4600: "Elephants!", through Sept. 16. Hours are noon-5 Sundays and 10-5 other days (open 10-10 Wednesdays in September).

Great Lakes Marine and U.S. Coast Guard Memorial Museum -- 1071 Walnut Blvd., Ashtabula, (440) 964-6847 or 224-0972: Hours are 11-6 Thursdays through Mondays through August; then open noon-5 weekends and Labor Day.

Great Lakes Science Center -- 601 Erieside Ave. (North Coast Harbor), Cleveland, (216) 694-2000: "Fore! The Planet," through Sept. 10; "Breaking Through: The Creative Engineer," through Sept. 10; "The Robot Zoo," Sept. 28-Jan. 6. Hours are 9:30-5:30 daily. In Cleveland Clinic OMNIMAX Theater: "Journey Into Amazing Caves"; "Ring of Fire." Call for OMNIMAX times.

Hale Farm and Village -- 2686 Oak Hill Road, Bath, (330) 666-3711 or (800) 589-9703: Open daily through Oct. 31.

Health Museum of Cleveland -- 8911 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, (216) 231-5010: "Come to Your Senses" and "It's A-MAZE-ing," through fall. Hours: 9-5 weekdays, 10-5 Saturdays and noon-5 Sundays. Closed major holidays.

Hubbard House Museum -- Walnut Boulevard and Lake Avenue, Ashtabula, (440) 964-8168: Open noon-6 Fridays through Sundays through Labor Day; then open 1-5 p.m. Fridays through Sundays.

Kent State University Museum -- Rockwell Hall, South Lincoln and East Main streets, Kent, (330) 672-3450: "Air of the East: Fashion Art from Korea," through Sept. 2; "Centuries of Childhood" clothing display, through Sept. 30; "Charles Kleibacker: Master of the Bias," through April 28; "Scassi: An American Icon," through May 19. Hours are 10-4:45 Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays, 10-8:45 Thursdays and noon-4:45 Sundays.

Military Aviation Preservation Society Air Museum -- 5359 Massillon Road, North Canton, (440) 896-6332: Hours are 6-9 p.m. Wednesdays and 8-4 Mondays and Saturdays.

Massillon Museum & amp; National Memorial -- 121 Lincoln Way East, Massillon, (330) 833-4061: Hours are 9:30-5 Tuesdays through Saturdays and 2-5 p.m. Sundays.

McKinley Museum -- 800 McKinley Monument Drive N.W., Canton, (330) 455-7043: "The Inventions of Leonardo da Vinci" on display. Hours: 9-5 Mondays-Saturdays, noon-5 p.m. Sundays.

Museum of Transportation -- Routes 19 and 108, Harlansburg, Pa., (724) 652-9002: Hours are 10-5 Tuesdays through Saturdays and noon-5 Sundays.

NASA Glenn Research Center -- 21000 Brookpark Road, Cleveland, (216) 433-2901: Hours: 9-4 weekdays, 10-3 Saturdays and 1-5 Sundays.

Pro Football Hall of Fame -- 2121 George Halas Drive N.W. (off Interstate 77), Canton, (330) 456-8207: Hours are 9-8 daily.

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum -- 1 Key Plaza, Cleveland, (888) 764-ROCK: "Lennon: His Life and Work" and Jimi Hendrix exhibits on display through Dec. 31; "Stuart Sutcliffe: From the Beatles to Backbeat," through Sept. 3; "Shake, Rattle & amp; Roll: The Founders of Rock & amp; Roll," through Nov. 30. Hours are 10-9 Wednesdays and Saturdays, 10-5:30 other days through Sept. 1, then hours are 10-9 Wednesdays, 10-5:30 other days. For advance tickets, call (800) 493-ROLL.

Stan Hywet Hall and Gardens -- 714 N. Portage Path, Akron, (330) 836-5533: "At Your Service: Work and Leisure at Stan Hywet Hall" on display; "Nooks and Crannies Tour," Sept. 15-16, 18 and 22-23 (reservations required); "Reflections on Glass: The Photography of Willard Penfield Seiberling," Sept. 8-March 31. Open 10-4:30 daily.

Western Reserve Historical Society -- 10825 East Blvd., Cleveland, (216) 721-5722: "Ice Cream: The Whole Scoop," through Sept. 3; "Divinely Dressed" exhibit of Shaker, Quaker and Amish garments closes today; "The Crawford's New Cars," through December. Hours: Noon-5 Sundays, 10-5 other days.

Carnegie Science Center -- 1 Allegheny Ave., Pittsburgh: "Zap! Surgery Beyond the Cutting Edge," through Dec. 31; "UPMC SportsWorks" now open. Showing in OMNIMAX theater: "Pittsburgh's Big Picture"; "Journey into Amazing Caves," through Oct. 12; "Island of the Sharks," through Feb. 1. Museum hours: 10-9 Saturdays, 10-6 other days through Sept. 3; from Sept. 4 to June 2002, hours are 10-9 Saturdays, 10-5 other days. Call (412) 237-3400 for OMNIMAX times, TicketMaster for tickets.

Carnegie Museum of Natural History -- 4400 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh, (412) 622-3131: Hours: 10-5 Tuesdays-Saturdays and 1-5 p.m. Sundays (closed Labor Day).

Meadowcroft Museums of Rural Life -- Meadowcroft Road, Avella, Pa., (412) 587-3412: Covered Bridge Festival, 1-5 p.m. Sept. 16. Open noon-5 Wednesdays through Saturdays and 1-5 p.m. Sundays through Labor Day.

Senator John Heinz Pittsburgh Regional History Center Gallery -- 1212 Smallman St., Pittsburgh, (412) 454-6000: Hours are 10-5 daily.




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