Museum Front
school bus 1900
Dickinson Log Cabin
Children coloring as Indians

Welcome to the Wayne County Historical Museum!

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“This gem of a museum is like a miniature Smithsonian, NY Metropolitan, and Williamsburg all rolled into one.” 
Bruce Sampsell, (a former president of Fisher Price Toys) who was amazed at the scope and quality of the museum’s holdings. Comprised of eight buildings on a compact site, the museum is a unique repository of Wayne County and Richmond history from early pioneer life through the industrial revolution into modern times.



Upcoming Events

  • February 6, 2016 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Directly following the Luncheon for former Hight School Basketball Players from... more

  • June 25, 2016 - 11:00am to 4:00pm

This annual event is a favorite for our younger patrons. A wonderful "Family... more

  • July 23, 2016 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm

A rare opportunity to experience first hand a ghost hunt just like the ones you see... more

  • September 10, 2016 - 10:00am to 5:00pm

This is a two day Fall Festival with lots of ecitement for the entire family. The... more