Plan Your Visit
American Civil War Museum of Ohio
Collecting, preserving, and interpreting the American Civil War
Our Hours:

Wednesday - Saturday

​Noon - 4PM

​After hours by appointment only

217 S. Washington
Tiffin, OH 44883
The American Civil War Museum of Ohio is a nonprofit
501 (c) (3) public charity.

All donations are tax deductible.

  • Family Friendly - want you and your family to laugh, talk, and enjoy yourselves.

  • 10,000 Sqft of Exhibit Space with artifacts ranging from POW carved items to a Lincoln mourning ribbon

  • 20 Minute Video "Ohio's Role in the Civil War"

  • Research Library - with hundreds of Civil War themed books.

  • Dress in reproduction Civil War uniforms

  • Well stocked Gift Shop with numerous book titles

  • Too numerous to count Hands On Activities for visitors of all ages

  • Learning Centers located in several of the 8 Exhibit Rooms

  • Beverages are available

  • Air Conditioned Comfort

HOURS of Operation:

Wednesday - Saturday  
Noon - 4 PM


Active Duty Military/Immediate Family 
Half Price. 

Adults                                $7
Seniors (55+)                     $6
Students                            $4
Children under 6         FREE

As always current museum members are FREE

You may want to consider a FAMILY MEMBERSHIP at $30.00 for your best value!


• The handicap accessible ramp is at the rear of the building --  
(please ring door bell for entry if the door is locked), servicing the 
main level  and a chair lift providing accessibility to the lower level.


• FREE parking in the museum lot behind the museum (Please use front entrance). Access the parking lot from Main Street.

• FREE parking is also available in a city lot across the street.

• Bus loading and unloading is available directly in front of the museum.


• Please allow a minimum of 1.5 hours for your visit to the museum. 2 - 3 hours is average. 

• Bring your camera, photography IS ALLOWED, however no flashes on the cameras, as the light produced from flashes does cause damage to these artifacts.

• The museum is within walking distance to restaurants and additional shopping.

For the enjoyment of others, refrain from cell phone conversations
and speakerphone use while in the museum.