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Community Open House - Holidays on the Hill

Presented by Summit County Historical Society at John Brown House, Akron OH

Dec 03 2022
Community Open House - Holidays on the Hill

Welcome to Holidays on the Hill for a special free Community Open House on December 3rd from 2-4 p.m to see Santa and visit the Society’s two historic house museums – the John Brown House and Perkins Stone Mansion.

Park at the John Brown House and find an “elf” who will supply you with a postcard map featuring the locations to visit and special experiences with Santa and a cookie station with a working miniature train.

The Perkins Stone Mansion, the home of Akron and Summit County’s founding family, features themed rooms including a Victorian Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, a Society centennial Christmas featuring decorations, clothing and toys from the 1920s through today and more.

A restored vintage sleigh is on display at the John Brown House House along with African American Santa and Christmas decorations donated by Society board director Deb Loughborough and a life size Santa on loan from the City of Akron’s Polsky and O’Neil’s window displays courtesy of Jeanne

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John Brown House

500-526 Diagonal Road, Akron, OH 44320

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