Historic Sites

Governor Bebb MetroPark

Pioneer Village & Governor Bebb Cabin

1979 Bebb Park Lane, Okeana OH 45053

The Bebb Cabin, built in 1799, was the birthplace and boyhood home of William Bebb. Mr. Bebb was Ohio's 19th Governor. The cabin is one of six authentic log structures that were relocated to Governor Bebb MetroPark to form a representation of an early 19th century Pioneer Village.

Chrisholm Metropark

Chrisholm Historic Farmstead

2070 Woodsdale Road, Trenton OH 45067

Christian Augspurger, leader of the Amish-Mennonite settlement in the river valley, built the original home at the Chrisholm Historic Farmstead. A fire destroyed this home in 1873. The year following the fire (1874), Christian's son, Samuel Augspurger, built the brick farmhouse that is presently on the Farmstead. The Augspurger House is open during scheduled programs and for special events.

Indian Creek MetroPark

Pioneer Church and Burial Ground

3000 Indian Creek Road, Oxford OH 45056

Dated back to 1810, the cemetery is home to the gravesites of some of the area's earliest settlers. Built in 1829, the brick meeting house is on the three-acre wooded site.

Bunker Hill Cemetery

5351 Reily-Millville Road, Oxford OH 45056

Veterans from the Revolutionary War, the War of 1812, and the Civil War are buried at the one-acre Bunker Hill Cemetery.