The Summit County Historical Society of Akron, OH grounds are open to the public for free during daylight hours.

The Perkins Stone Mansion and John Brown House are open for the 2022 season. Tours are available Wednesday, Thursday & Friday from 1 - 3:30 p.m. by ringing the bell at the office door.

Saturday tours are by appointment only. To reserve your Saturday tour ahead of time, visit EventBrite or call the Society office at 330.535.1120. Tickets must be purchased at least one day ahead of time for guide scheduling.

Wednesdays: 1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. (no appointment needed for individuals or small groups of 8 or less)

Thursdays: 1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. (no appointment needed for individuals or small groups of 8 or less)

Fridays: 1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. (no appointment needed for individuals or small groups of 8 or less)

Saturdays: 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. (by appointment only)

 

If you would like a tour on a different date and time, please contact the Society office to see if your request may be accommodated.

The Society office has limited hours. Please call 330.535.1120 or email schs@SummitHistory.org.

Properties are closed:

  • Memorial Day 
  • Independence Day 
  • Juneteenth Day (or observance of date)
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving and the next day
  • Christmas Eve & Christmas Day
  • New Year's Eve & New Year's Day