The Ohio Pioneer Experience
Education Staff Guided
For students in grades 2-6
- Live the history of Ohio farm life during the 1800's!
- Gather in the 1829 Bank Barn to hear the story of a pioneer family's journey to Ohio.
- Work with our 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 through the story of the "The Three Sisters" and by grinding corn.
- 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 and learn about the Funderburg family's daily life.
- Bring your lunch or snack to enjoy in our covered picnic shelter.
- Cost: $8 per person. Complimentary Teacher Admission.