Workshops and museum tours for educational groups are available year round, Monday through Friday. These programs supplement early Marietta and post-Revolutionary War frontier history for students in grades 3-8, though programs can be adjusted to any age level. Developed to meet the Ohio Academic Content Standards through a variety of hands-on activities, the following may be student driven or adult led, depending on the teacher’s request.
- Putnam House
- Pioneer food
- Candle dipping
- Pioneer toys
- Pioneer clothing
- Silhouette drawing
- Military defense
Educational programs are also available at the Ohio River Museum, located just one block from Campus Martius. Tour both museums for just $1 more!
Ask about Hometown History on Wheels! Bus transportation cost reimbursement available to Washington County schools through donations from area groups and individuals on a limited basis. When scheduling, ask for details.
Any group (school, scouts, 4-H, church, etc.) is welcome to reserve either Campus Martius Museum or the Ohio River Museum for programs, tours, events or sleepovers. However, all reservations must be made by contacting Glenna Hoff, Educator/Program Director by calling 740-373-3750 or emailing: email@example.com. Any plans made by groups without the approval of the Educator/Program Director and LeAnn Hendershot, Museum Director, are null and void. Any tentative reservations made through any other individual are subject to the approval of Glenna Hoff and LeAnn Hendershot.
Educational rates apply to groups of students of 20 or more. Smaller groups may be accomodated at the discretion of the Education/Program Director.
To plan your visit, contact our staff via email or by calling 1.740.373.3750. For a print copy of our educational programs, download the following brochure:
Educational Admission Rates
|Museum Tour Only*||4th Grade Achievement**||Educational Workshop**|
Please note that membership discounts do not apply to educational admission rates.
* Add the Ohio River Museum to your tour for just $1 more!
** Museum tour included.
Additional activities are subject to additional fees which are at the discretion of our Education/Program Director.
Groups after hours may be subject to an employee fee of $20/hr. Some groups may require 2 employees.