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Arts & Museums
This distinct 19th-century Italianate style structure was built in 1865 and is the former home of John Pattison, the 43rd governor of Ohio. Promont House was gifted to the Greater Milford Area Historical Society in 1984 by James Kirgan. It has gardens and benches that offer a nice view of the building and the grounds. This historic house museum is decked up in Victorian furnishings and features a huge stained glass window near the entrance, Italian marble fireplaces, unique frieze in every room and a large tower. The tour consists of the three floors and the magnificent tower.
The home of Harriet Beecher Stowe, author of Uncle Tom's Cabin, is operated as a cultural and educational center which promotes black history.
You'll find the Cincinnati Art Museum nestled in scenic Eden park. Inside is a collection that spans 60,000 works and 6000 years, including pieces from Greece Rome, America, Africa, and the East. The collection also spans a range of mediums, from paintings to sculpture and more. There's even a gallery dedicated to Cincinnati natives. Come in for free admission every day.
Experience the only public sign museum in America.
The Taft Museum of Art is, for any art enthusiast, an enriching and exciting collection house. Settled in a 19th century National Historic Landmark structure, called the Baum-Longworth-Sinton-Taft House, the museum is a delightful collection of sorted art from all over the world. The museum is rather small but its collections and exhibits have earned it a place among some of the best in the country. Its collections include porcelain artifacts, European and American paintings, decorative artifacts from the world over, furniture, sculpture and works of art by Rembrandt, Goya, Reynolds, Gainsborough and many more greats. The museum also houses some highly regarded murals from before the Civil War that were made by Robert S. Duncanson. Today, apart from its regular exhibitions, the museum also hosts a number of events including a photography exhibition, music events, workshops, educational programs and more. Do call ahead or check their website for further details.
Housed in the former Carnegie public library building, this center has five art galleries, a theatre, and an education center. It provides education programs and art exhibits encouraging the growth and appreciation of the arts in Northern Kentucky.
Established in 1869, the Cincinnati Reds have had a rich history and now fans of baseball and the Reds can discover first hand what makes this Major League Baseball team. Artifacts from the first professional baseball team are on display in this 16,000 square feet exhibition space as well as visual history, parade memorabilia, historic business documents, and trophies.
Revealing the heroic stories of the Underground Railroad to present day era, the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center strives to shed light on the history of slavery in the United States and how it related to contemporary times. Tucked away along the banks of the Ohio River, this educational center and museum opened in 2004. Permanent and traveling exhibits challenge and inspire visitors to learn more about the past with informative displays.
Making headlines with its groundbreaking and daring exhibits, the Contemporary Arts Center in Cincinnati went so far as to be called into court to defend the First Amendment. Although the exhibits themselves may stir up mixed emotions, the venue itself is calm and inviting with spacious, well-lit rooms on the second floor of the Mercantile Building. Visit the website to know more about upcoming exhibits and events.
Celebrates and honors those that have provided the foundation for classical music in America.
Nestled in the Over the Rhine neighborhood, Jack Wood Gallery commemorates vintage poster art. Its collection from the early-19th and mid-20th Century offers a glimpse into the city's glorious past as a hub for printing companies. Each poster represents a lithographic and graphic design landmark with a historical significance and aesthetic pleasure. They are categorized into varied subjects such as American Literary, Movies, Food, Belle Epoque, World War and Travel, and are renowned among art collectors and culture connoisseurs.
Exhibits in this 1907 National Register firehouse include early leather fire buckets, an 1808 fire drum, and the oldest surviving fire engine in Cincinnati, a Hunneman hand pumper.