**Note the Asahel Wright Museum will be open during the Uptown Music Series, 6-8 pm on Fridays with the event**
Centerville-Washington History maintains and operates three different museums and a Research Center in the Centerville community. Please visit our Museums page to learn where each building is located and what each one offers.
The Asahel Wright Museum (937.291.2223) and the Walton House Museum (937.433.0123) are usually open Tuesday - Friday, 12-4 pm.
The Nutt Cottage Research Center is open by appointment only. You may reach the Curator by calling 937.312.0040.
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Podcasts - A Sense of Centerville & Washington Township
Speaker Series - 2022/2023 dates & topics
Tours - Self-guided Options
A Sense of Early Farm Life (Walton House)
A Sense of the Oddly Fascinating (Asahel Wright Museum)
- On The Road Chats (Bring History to your community group)
- History On The Go (for elementary classrooms)
- School House Pop! (June 17, July 15, Aug. 19, 2023)
- A Sense of Taste (September 7, 2023)
- Ghost Walk on Main (October 10 & 11, 2023)
- Holiday Walk (November 19, 2023)
- Mary Higgins Garden Tour (TBD)
- Veterans Exhibit (TBD)
Books and Publications
The historical society has many different books and publications available for purchase online or in the Walton House Museum.
Titles availble include: Normandy Farms (The Land and Legacy of Richard H. Grant, Sr.), A Great Place to Learn (Centerville Schools 1803-2003), The Wilderness Doctor (The Life and Times of Dr. John Hole), A Sense of Community, and A Sense of Place.