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Lorain County Historical Society:  Lorain County History Center


284 Washington Ave., Elyria, OH  44035


Self-guided tours.  Tu. -Fr. 10-4 PM or by appointment; Library open by appointment only

Cost: Adults $5; children (ages 13-18) $3; (ages 6-12)  $2; children under 6 & members are free

The Lorain County History Center is set in the recently restored 1857 Italianate Horace Starr mansion. It is the oldest surviving structure on Washington Avenue.   Learn about the history and development of Lorain County through a series of themed galleries.