The Summit County Historical Society of Akron, OH reopened for outdoor programming on Friday, June 19th - Juneteenth. The Perkins Stone Mansion and John Brown House will not be open for tours at this time. The Society office has limited hours so please call 330.535.1120 to make an appointment.

Grounds hours starting June 19th

Fridays: 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Saturdays: 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Society program funding provided in part by the Akron Community Foundation, County of Summit, Huntington-Akron Foundation, and the Modibo Mutton Hill Fund at the Akron Community Foundation.

Summer Farm Friday programming provided by the Ohio Humanities, the National Endowment for the Humanities and the CARES Act of 2020.

Society Offices and Properties are closed:

  • Memorial Day 
  • Independence Day 
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving and Black Friday
  • Christmas Eve & Christmas Day
  • New Year's Eve & New Year's Day