summer programs

Hands-on-History Open Houses

Join us for our 8th summer of Hands-On-History Open Houses at the Tyler History Center every Wednesday in July!  Each week will feature a different local history theme. Hands-On activities include immersive programs, arts and crafts, games, toys, artifacts, dress-up clothing, and more!  
The activities are FREE
Take a museum tour for half price admission!
July 17: Mahoning Valley People
Make ice cream like Harry Burt, fly with Mary Ann Campana, build masterpieces like P. Ross Berry, fight for justice like Harriet Taylor Upton, and so much more!
July 24: Mahoning Valley Progress
Learn about how life in the Mahoning Valley has changed over time and put your mark on the Valley’s future.
July 31: Celebrate Youngstown
Join us as we celebrate the food, heritage, people, and events that have made living in the Mahoning Valley so much fun!