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Zoar Village State Memorial

198 Main St, Zoar, OH 44697
+1 800-262-6195
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Fascinating historical village

Living so close to zoar we finally had a chance to tour some of the restored buildings and the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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First Time Visit to Zoar

We were able to tour a number of the historic buildings in Zoar Village, including the former... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
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198 Main St, Zoar, OH 44697
+1 800-262-6195
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Living so close to zoar we finally had a chance to tour some of the restored buildings and the garden. Fascinating to say the least. Definitely a must stop for history buffs and antique lovers. There is stairs involved so wheelchair accessible is not available...More

Thank Kampingkeith
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We were able to tour a number of the historic buildings in Zoar Village, including the former hotel. Very educational building tours with guides who explained everything very well. We will visit again in the summer and hope to tour more of the buildings that...More

Thank Brubuckeye
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Zoar Village represents an important part of US immigration history by highlighting a group of German Separatists who founded this Village in 1817 during a time of great hardship and transformed it into the most successful communal town in the US. The homes and buildings...More

Thank 718Kat
Reviewed 6 November 2016

This is the village where my ancestors settled. My father's family were original members of the Zoar Society and owned the Assembly House for many, many years. I place to see, learn and adore.

Thank DuckandDi
Reviewed 24 September 2016

The buildings in the area had such character and was a step back it time. Staff were eager to explain the workings of each building. Everything was well maintained. The garden had some beautiful flowers. I was a little disappointed with the size of the...More

Thank advsmuch
Reviewed 16 September 2016

All of the ladies provided information that was interesting and fun. Everyone was particularly friendly and helpful. All of the information we learned about the settlement gave us greater insight to life in the Commune there in the 1800's.

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 22 August 2016

We only had an hour and a half to visit, so we did what we could: went to the store and little museum, and took the first part of the tour. The guide was good, the exhibits interesting and informative. The place is just as...More

Thank deben44
Reviewed 29 July 2016

Interesting history of a small group seeking religious freedom on the frontier. We arrived a couple of minutes after 3 and found that tours were over for the day. We were accommodated as well as possible by charging us half price and directing us to...More

Thank rldonovan
Reviewed 29 June 2016

Find the docents who are over 50 and you'll learn lots about the failed religious society of the 1800's. The one young lady we encountered failed to give us our arm bands and knew next to nothing but the lady at the creamery and the...More

Thank McBible
Reviewed 22 April 2016

My visit was great. We visited Zoar cemetery beforehand and I loved learning about Zoar's burial history. The ghost tour was great, adding history in with the spooky experience.

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