Ward-Thomas House Museum
This 14-room Victorian mansion, which is included on the National Register for Historic Places and home to the Niles Historical Society, is situated on five acres in a park-like setting with formal gardens in downtown Niles, Ohio.
It features over 5,000 items including reproductions of several First Ladies gowns and artifacts showing the city's history and industrial heritage. Also located on the property is a recently restored barn and a 1925 greenhouse. There are 56 variety of trees in the arboretum.
The house and gardens are maintained by volunteers and the mansion is decorated according to season.
503 Brown Street
Local Number: (330) 544-2143
General Information: Curator@NilesHistoricalSociety.org
Special Hours: First Sunday of each month 2:00-5:00 pm; other times by appointment
Accepted Forms of Payment