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Monroe History & Heritage

You’ll love Monroe history and all you can experience in this Butler County community. Stop by the Monroe Historical Society and the Monroe Pioneer Log Cabin to be transported back in time and discover all that Monroe history has to offer!

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1910 Museum

2 E. Elm St. Monroe OH 45050
Location: Monroe
Monroe’s 1910 building has a long and varied history in our city. It has been a general store, soda fountain, dress shop, municipal services building, popular local hangout called the “Hornet’s Nest” and now a museum.
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Chickahominy House Museum

10 E. Elm St. Monroe OH 45050
Location: Monroe
The Chickahominy House was copied from the Old Chickahominy House in Colonial Williamsburg, Virginia. It was designed to showcase the interior of a modern home from the late 1890’s to early 1900’s. The original house from Virginia was restored in 1955 and is now a world-famous restaurant. The museum...
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Monroe Historical Society

10 E. Elm St. Monroe OH 45050
Location: Monroe
The Monroe Historical Society, founded in 1967, is located at the corner of Main and Elm Street in downtown Monroe. The Historical Society includes a 1910 Museum, a fully restored former general store filled with antiques that delight all ages. Next door is the Society's main museum, built in 2000,...
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Monroe Pioneer Log Cabin

500 S. Main St. Monroe OH 45050
Location: Monroe
The Monroe Pioneer Log Cabin, built in the 1800's, is located in Monroe Community Park. The one-room cabin still features pioneer furnishings and was dedicated to the city in 1967.
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