The Ohio Pioneer Experience
Education Staff Guided
- Live the history of Ohio farm life during the 1800's for students in grades 2-6.
- Gather in the 1829 Bank Barn to hear the story of a pioneer family's journey to Ohio and their daily life.
- Work with our costumed staff at multiple stations around the farm using authentic 19th century tools including corn shellers, wheat grinders, and washtubs.
- Discover Ohio's Native American influence by planting "The Three Sisters" in our garden and grinding corn.
- Hike through our woods to find common Native American symbols and play a traditional hunting game in our fields.
- Experience pioneer children's work and play by making butter and running an old-fashioned race game.
- Visit the farm animals in our historic barns.
- Tour the Century House – an 1800's era farmhouse.
- Bring your lunch or snack to enjoy in our covered picnic shelter.
- Cost: $8 per person. Complimentary Teacher Admission.
To schedule an Ohio Pioneer Experience program for your group email the Director of Farm Operations at firstname.lastname@example.org.