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Southern Lorain County Historical Society:  The Spirit of '76 Museum

201 N. Main Street, Wellington, OH 44090


Mo. & Fr. 9AM-12PM; Tu. & Th. 1-4PM; Tours Sa.-Su. 1:00 -3:30 PM

The museum preserves the history of Wellington and features paintings from artist Archibald Willard, who painted the “Spirit of ‘76.” The Herrick Memorial Library was a gift to Wellington by Myron T. Herrick, a prominent businessman in the area. On display are vintage clothing, tools, hardware and dairy equipment used by farmers in the area.