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Summitt County Historical Society Akron, Ohio
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member rrrparker
N 41° 05.100 W 081° 32.500
17T E 454503 N 4548334
Quick Description: The Summitt County Historical Society is located at the Simon Perkins Stone Mansion in Akron Ohio
Location: Ohio, United States
Date Posted: 9/20/2018 1:52:20 PM
Waymark Code: WMZ6YD
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member MikeGolfJ3
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Long Description:
The Summitt County Historical Society is located at the Perkins Mansion. Simon Perkin's son lived here and it was the home for other family.

Simon Perkins surveyed the land and founded Akron Ohio even though he never lived here.
Cultural History The theme of the museum is maintaining the property of the founder, a place where sheep was raised. There is a self guided tour of the house and grounds for a nominal fee.

Street Address:
550 Copley Rd, Akron, OH 44320

Food Court: no

Gift Shop: yes

Hours of Operation:
Wed -Sat 1pm to 4pm April through December

Cost: 8.00 (listed in local currency)

Museum Size: Small

Relevant Web Site: [Web Link]

Visit Instructions:
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