May 22 - 24: Oberlin College Commencement/Reunion Weekend

Special Offerings for the public and guests of Oberlin College's Commencement/Reunion Weekend:


May 22 - 24 (Friday – Sunday)

The Oberlin Heritage Center offers a number of options for guided tours and themed history walks this special weekend. Some tours are free, others range in fee from $3 - $6 for adults; OHC members, college students and children under 18 enjoy ALL tours free. Drop-in visitors are welcome for the Oberlin Origins “Sneak Peek” tour while all other tours require advance registration.

Tablet Tours (for touring at your own pace) are available for rent Friday through Sunday, 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Options: Picture the Past: Downtown Oberlin; Freedom's Friends: Underground Railroad & Abolition ($5/hour; 20% OHC member discount)

 

Please click on an offering below for more information and to make an on-line reservations.

Friday, May 22

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM  –  Self-guided tours of the Oberlin Heritage Center's Monroe House

 

Saturday, May 23

10:00 AM - 4:30 PM  –  Sneak Peek: Oberlin Origins Tour (every half hour, last tour begins at 4:30 PM)

11:00 AM  –  "One Step More": Oberlin Women's History Walk

2:00 PM  –  Freedom's Friends: Underground Railroad & Abolition History Walk

5:00 PM  –  Oberlin Architecture History Walk

 

Sunday, May 24

10:00 AM – 4:30 PM     Sneak Peek: Oberlin Origins Tour (every half hour, last tour begins at 4:30 PM)

11:00 AM  –  Oberlin Architecture History Walk

2:00 PM  –  Freedom's Friends: Underground Railroad & Abolition History Walk

5:00 PM – Scholars & Settlers History Walk