Coming Soon! The People of the Mahoning Valley

Stories of Innovation and Inspiration

Opening this Fall at The Tyler History Center



The Mahoning Valley is defined by the flow of the Mahoning River through the land that lies between the southern shores of Lake Erie and the banks of the Ohio River.  The land is fertile, well-watered, and rich in resources.  People have been attracted to the valley for thousands of years.

Experience the history of the Mahoning Valley by exploring the neighborhoods, the traditions, the heritage and culture of the people that have lived, worked and played here.

Experience the stories of Mahoning Valley pioneers – the pioneers of exploration, innovation, technology, and investment – names like Warner, Williamson, Heaton, Butler and Young. Pioneers that came here with nothing, and gave this Valley it’s identity.

Opening this fall at The Tyler History Center

Experience History