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Garst Museum

205 N Broadway St, Greenville, OH 45331-2222
+1 937-548-5250
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Very good, pleased we stopped in!

Lovely museum that we were told about by the lady from the Wild Cat RV Resort! So pleased we... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2017
bbcurrie
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Kelowna, Canada
First class museum in a small town

A local museum full of local history that affected the whole world. Greenville is the hometown of... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2017
MTravi
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Nashville, Tennessee
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good17%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
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Travellers talk about
“lowell thomas” (16 reviews)
“annie oakley” (42 reviews)
“local history” (8 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
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205 N Broadway St, Greenville, OH 45331-2222
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+1 937-548-5250
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"lowell thomas"
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"annie oakley"
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"local history"
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"small town"
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"northwest territory"
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"darke county"
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"military uniforms"
in 4 reviews
"second floor"
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"lawrence of arabia"
in 3 reviews
"first class"
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"main street"
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"nice gift shop"
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"indian wars"
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"personal items"
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"on display"
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"artifacts"
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"treaty"
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Reviewed 29 May 2017

Lovely museum that we were told about by the lady from the Wild Cat RV Resort! So pleased we stopped in as it was very well done and informative. Lots of history, military uniforms and much more plus the Annie Oakley Centre. One could easily...More

Thank bbcurrie
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Reviewed 28 May 2017

A local museum full of local history that affected the whole world. Greenville is the hometown of Annie Oakley and this museum has a great exhibit on her including many of her personal items including guns and clothes. There is also an exhibit on the...More

Thank MTravi
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Reviewed 4 May 2017

We spent about an hour and a half enjoying a wide range of exhibits in this sprawling complex. It’s an impressive achievement for a community of about 15,000 to display this much of their local history in such an accessible way. Exhibits range from military...More

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Reviewed 14 March 2017

Went there primarily for the Annie Oakley exhibit. We are both amateur trap shooters and so had always admired Annie Oakley. We were amazed at the detail and memorabilia about Annie. The rest of the museum did not disappoint. So much local history from the...More

Thank bdarlingOhio
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Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Great walk through local history!!! Enjoyed the exhibits, videos, and books! A great discovery of an excellent museum in our own backyard!!! We'll be back!

Thank Loretta H
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Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

This is an awesome museum. The women that greeted us and took our payment was super friendly and helpful. The exhibits were well maintained and interesting. Well worth a visit.

Thank Cindy T
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Reviewed 22 February 2017

The Garst Museum is Darke County Ohio's local history museum. It well deserves its several "Best of Ohio" awards. Outstanding exhibits address locals-made-good Annie Oakley and Lowell Thomas as well as the historic Treaty of Greene Ville (1795) through which General "Mad" Anthony Wayne ended...More

Thank Neil F
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Reviewed 13 February 2017

The Garst Museum is a nice place to visit to learn about Darke County History. Plan to spend half a day or longer walking thru and looking at all the displays.

Thank Ron A
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Reviewed 17 January 2017

Local history is just a part of the important museum. A collection of Lawrence of Arabia memorabilia tells history involving WWI.

Thank nancyfoureman
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Reviewed 25 September 2016

Love the museum very interesting, we mostly went for the Annie Oakley info but it had so much other interesting things to see also for there area.

Thank Sharon S
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