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 closed for the season. Check out our website events page and Facebook page for special events until we re-open in the spring of 2023.


The Society office has limited hours. Please call 330.535.1120 or email

Properties are closed:

  • Memorial Day 
  • Independence Day 
  • Juneteenth Day (or observance of date)
  • Labor Day
  • The week of Thanksgiving 
  • Christmas Eve & Christmas Day
  • New Year's Eve & New Year's Day