Tour of Museum
Enjoy a self-guided tour of either Campus Martius Museum (guided tour of Putnam House included) or the Ohio River Museum (guided tour of W.P. Snyder Jr. Steam Towboat included-weather permitting).
Tour Pricing: One Museum = $6pp; Two Museums = $8pp
After Hours Tour Pricing: One Museum = $10pp; Two Museums = $12pp (Minimum 25 people)
Approximate length: No set length required. Recommended: 1.5 hours for Campus Martius Museum; 1 hour for Ohio River Museum
Enjoy a self-guided tour of Campus Martius Museum and the Rufus Putnam House as well as experiencing pioneer life by participating in two of the following programs: Pioneer Clothing, Ordinance of 1787, Underground Railroad, or Revolutionary War Military Drill. (Additional programs are offered at an additional cost)
Tour Pricing: (minimum of 25 people) $9pp daytime; $13pp after hours
Approximate length: 2 Hour Minimum (added programs require additional 30 minutes per program)
My Favorite Things Tour
Join a staff member and learn the stories behind their favorite artifacts. Learn the amusing, sad, or unbelievable stories that you won’t learn by touring the museum on your own. Decide for yourself if they are myths and legends or absolute truth.
Tour Pricing: (25 – 50 people) $9pp daytime; $13pp after hours (Add $2 per person for self-guided tour of 2nd museum)
Approximate length: 1 – 2 hours for guided tour
Dessert with a Pioneer
What would you like to ask Rufus Putnam if you had the opportunity? What about Mary Bird Lake or Mary Gardner Owen? Now is your chance to mingle with early settlers. Enjoy a dessert and a visit with a person from the past. Learn more about what it was like to nurse people who are sick with small pox or be the first woman to arrive in Marietta. What was it like to survey a wilderness and settle a new frontier?
Tour Pricing: (minimum of 25 people) $13pp daytime; $17pp after hours
Approximate length: 1.5 – 2 hours