Ohio Open Doors

Ohio Open Doors

WHERE: Wolcott Keeper’s House, 9999 E. Bayshore Road, Marblehead, OH

WHEN:  Saturday, September 7, 2024 from 1 P to 4 PM

WHAT:  Ohio Open Doors at the Keeper’s House


Every other year the Ohio History Connection sponsors a statewide ‘Ohio Open Doors’ event to help Ohioans discover the amazing heritage of communities across Ohio.  Created in 2016, these events promote and inspire pride in Ohio’s heritage.  The Ottawa County Historical Society is participating in the celebration on Saturday, September 7 from 1 PM to 4 PM with docent-led tours of the Wolcott Keeper’s House.

Come and hear about the Keeper (Benajah Wolcott, first Keeper of the Marblehead Lighthouse), the Builder (William Kelly, the builder of the Marblehead Lighthouse), and the House (Benajah and Rachel Wolcott’s home).