Montgomery County Historical Society

Find Montgomery County Ohio historical societies. Historical societies provide information on the history and culture of a specific area, through the use of museum and library art exhibits and programs.


Brookville Historical Society 21 Market Street Brookville OH 45309 937-833-0285


Centerville Wash Township Historical Society 78 North Main Street Centerville OH 45459 937-312-0040

Centerville Wash Township Ohio Historical Society 26 North Main Street Centerville OH 45459 937-291-2223

Dayton Oregon Historical Society 37 Hess Street Dayton OH 45402 937-223-6579

Germantown Ohio Historical Society 47 West Center Street Germantown OH 45327 937-855-7951

Miamisburg Historical Society 4 North Main Street Miamisburg OH 45342 937-859-5000

Montgomery County Ohio Historical Society 224 North Saint Clair Street Dayton OH 45402 937-228-6271

Oakwood Historical Society 1947 Far Hills Avenue Dayton OH 45419 937-299-3793

Randolph Township Historical Society 114 Valleyview Drive Englewood OH 45322 937-832-8538

Riverside Historical Society 4930 Airway Road Riverside OH 45431 937-252-7242

Vandalia-Butler Historical Society 336 East Alkaline Springs Road Vandalia OH 45377 937-898-5300

West Carrollton Historical Society 323 East Central Avenue Dayton OH 45449 937-859-5912

About Historical Societies

What is the National Register of Historic Places?

The National Register of Historic Places is a federal program that creates an official list of historically significant places worthy of preservation. The National Park Service manages the program.

Can a historical society tell me how much a historic item is worth?

In most cases, a Historical Society cannot provide monetary appraisals, but they can provide insight into why an item has historic value. They may also provide the names of reputable appraisers in the area.

What kinds of documents do I need to research my ancestors' history?

The local Historical Society or library may have a variety of documents and records that can help you to research your ancestors. Ship registries, immigrations files, birth and death certificates, church registries, and civil and military records can all be extremely helpful in this kind of research.