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The Brooklyn Historical Society's Museum is located at 4442 Ridge Road, Brooklyn, Ohio 44144. It is open on Tuesdays from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Other days by appointment. Closed holiday weekends. Library by appointment only, not a lending library.

Meetings are usually held at 7:00 p.m. on the last Wednesday of the month during March, April, May, June, September and October.

We encourage organizations and groups to plan special tours to visit the museum. Please call 216-749-2804 during open hours for special events, meeting dates and scheduling tours. If you do not receive an answer, please call one of the numbers suggested on the recording. Email:


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Shunpike Shoppe 2018
Saturday, Sept. 22, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Sunday, Sept. 23, Noon to 3 p.m.

Hand-quilted "Little House on the Prairie" Patchwork Quilt raffle (Drawing at Brooklyn Fall Fest, Sept. 29)
Herb and specialty breads
Bakery, Amish jams and jellies
Chive blossom and hot pepper vinegar
Hand-loomed rugs, scrubbers
Lavender sachets and catnip toys
Houseplants and perennials
Fall scarves and hats
Potholders and potholder towels
Child, adult and OSU fleece throws
Keepsake Brooklyn ornaments
Spring and "naked lady" bulbs
Vintage elephants
Ongoing Brooklyn area history presentation, Brooklyn Village schools
Quilting and two harness loom weaving demos
Museum tours


Walk the Shunpike Plus One
The Brooklyn library book sale Sat. 9 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. & Sun. 1 – 5 p.m.— Bag of books $3

Dr. Martin Luther Church lunches Sat. & Sun. 11:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. — hotdogs and homemade brats (+ pierogi?) 11:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Brooklyn Senior/Community Center garage sale Saturday 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. — treasures, tasty snacks, lunch items

Saturday, Sept. 29, 2018, Noon to 6 p.m. Visit our booth at the City of Brooklyn "Fall Fest" at Brooklyn Veterans Memorial Park. (Society quilt raffle)
Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2018, 7 p.m. General meeting at the museum. Speaker TBA.
Sunday, Dec. 2, 2018, Noon. Christmas brunch.

Flashback...Elvis appeared at Brooklyn High School on October 20, 1955 – more than 60 years ago!!

Please stay tuned as this site grows.

Member of the Northeastern Ohio Inter-Museum Council