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Thanks for visiting our website.   We hope that this site can provide you with valuable information about the 13th oldest Historical Society in the State of Ohio.  We welcome any questions you may have.  Please feel free to contact us at any time.




229 Monroe Street

Wauseon, OH  43567

Phone:  419-337-7922


Email:  Museum@fultoncountyhs.org


Depot Email:  museum@fultoncountyhs.org


Historical lectures & programs available for group meetings by appointment.


Paranormal Investigations, Friday evenings at 9:00pm (by reservation only)

Museum Opens Saturday, April 12, 2015

Tuesdays - Fridays 10:00 am—4:00 pm Saturdays 10:00 am— 2:00 pm

The Archives and private tours of the museum may be arranged Monday through Friday during the Winter months.

TDepot Tours are available after the museum closes each day. Contact the museum beforehand.


Evening “Night at the Museum” Holiday receptions available by reservation




Museum  Caboose/Depot














For details and to pay online, click on above picture.

$50,000 Donation

for Proposed Museum

See Photos








Hell & Homefront: 1863 Wedding & Funeral


Storytelling Tea and Re-enactment


Held on May 18, 2013





Click Here to View More Photos




The Fulton County Historical Society and Fulton County Historical Museum were recently featured in Boomers Today lifestyle magazine.

Click on the magazine cover below to read the article on pages 6-7.




                  Recently the Museum was featured during the news on WTOL Channel 11, Toledo.



Our Mission

Our mission is to collect, preserve, and interpret artifacts and written records pertaining to Fulton County.

The Fulton County Historical Society uniquely provides to a diverse audience, access to experience Fulton County’s local cultural history through a research facility, programs, demonstrations, and exhibits at its various sites.

2015 Trustees

Carl Buehrer, President

Marv Leatherman, Vice-President

Kay Roth, Fiscal Officer

Bev Ernst, Secretary

Chris Beck, Trustee

Ed Gajdostik, Trustee

Richard Mull, Trustee

Judy Warncke, Trustee

Chad Borton, Trustee

Kalli Hintz, Trustee

Jana Rupp, Trustee

Jim Spieles, Trustee

Director: John Swearingen, Jr.


Be sure to check out the new Gift Shop


Donations are always welcome. 

With just a few clicks, you can

make a donation to the

Fulton County Historical Society.


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