Okeana & Shandon History & Heritage

Okeana, Ohio and Shandon, Ohio are rich with history and heritage. The Governor Bebb Pioneer Village and Covered Bridge appeals to nature lovers, history buffs, outdoor recreation enthusiasts and more. Shandon, Ohio is Ohio's first Welsh settlement, so this charming community is filled with history!

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1858 Morgan Township House

6464 Okeana Drewersburg Rd. Okeana OH 45053 Location: Okeana/Shandon Phone: (513) 738-0845

The Morgan Township Historical Society Museum features exhibits relating to the development of Morgan Township and the surrounding area. Tours are available by appointment by calling 513-738-0845....[more]

General Store and More

General Store & More

4751 Cincinnati Brookville Rd Shandon OH 45064 Location: Okeana/Shandon Phone: (513) 738-1881

Shandon General Store and More is the former home of A. R. Robinson's General Store. In November 1905 construction began on this building for Alexander and Ellen Robinson. The country store was...[more]

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Governor Bebb MetroPark

1979 Bebb Park Ln. Okeana OH 45053 Location: Okeana/Shandon Phone: (513) 867-5835

The smell of fresh air and a bit of historical flavor are just a few of the ingredients that bring a touch of nostalgia to this preserve. The Governor Bebb Preserve features a historical pioneer...[more]

New London Cemetery

New London Cemetery

5195 Alert New London Road Shandon OH 45063 Location: Okeana/Shandon Phone: (513) 738-4444

The cemetery was organized in 1866 with burials starting in 1867. The cemetery has a total of 16.5 acres with over 2,000 burials. Many of the first burials were disinterred from the Paddy's Run...[more]

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New London School Yard & Paddy's Run Historical Marker

Cincinnati Brookville Road Shandon OH 45063 Location: Okeana/Shandon Phone:

Three acres were purchased in 1871 and a four-room brick schoolhouse was constructed. It was used as a school through 1939. During the years of 1931-1939, Ross High School was located here. The...[more]

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Paddy's Run Old Welsh Cemetery

3730 Millville Shandon Road , Route 748 Shandon OH 45063 Location: Okeana/Shandon Phone: (513) 738-4444

The Paddy's Run Old Welsh Cemetery in Morgan Township was established in 1821 and the cemetery was in use for approximately 70 years. Sixty percent of those buried here were persons of Welsh...[more]

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Plas Cadnant Bed & Breakfast

4777 Cincinnati Brookville Rd. Hamilton OH 45013 Location: Okeana/Shandon Phone: (513) 738-4180

Plas Cadnant Bed & Breakfast, the former John Lloyed Evans Home & Store is the former home, post office, grocery, and dry good store of John Lloyd Evans. He purchased the property from Hugh...[more]

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Salty Dog Museum

4995 Cincinnati Brookville Rd. Shadon OH 45063 Location: Okeana/Shandon Phone: (513) 738-7353

The Salty Dog Museum takes viewers through the evolution of automobile transportation in their Shandon Museum. Every vehicle is incredibly well-kept and restored to its original glory. Ambitious...[more]