Licking County Historic
Marker Program

>Information on the Bicentennial
Historic Marker Program

>Marker Application

*To promote interest in, & appreciation of the history of
>Licking County, Ohio
*  To collect, preserve, encourage preservation of all that
pertains to the Social, Political, Educational, Agricultural,
Industrial,and Archaeological History of said county.
*To encourage the education of children and youth
of the county in historical studies and pursuits.
*To cooperate wherever possible with
Ohio Historical Societies
and other related organizations.
Welcome to...
The Licking County Historical Society
Veterans' Park~~6th & Main St.~~Newark, Ohio 43055
"Preserving the Past for the Future"


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Our Mission...

On Sale Now!

Check Out our

"Gift Shop" Page

to see a
variety of items
for sale
which reflect
our local heritage.

Check out our
"Buckingham House"

-Learn about
the many possibilities
to Book an Event in our
historic room, with
our in-house caterer,
Tommy Sue Adam

Check Out What's Next!

APRIL 27th, 2 PM
Buckingham Meeting House

Lecture by Joseph Tebben
The Old Home:
Louis Sullivan's Newark Bank

NOW by April 15th
*LCHS Scholarship
honoring Bob Tharp
~Bob was a Trustee on our LCHS Board,
long-time educator & administrator,
devoted to many community organizations,
his church, and his family.
~Donations now being accepted~
~See our "Opportunities for Giving"
page for more details.

*Call our LCHS
in-house caterer:
Tommy Sue Adam
to book your event!
Call BMH at 740-345-6934, or 740-973-2854
or our LCHS Office at 740-345-4898
(also see our BMH page)

*Katzenjammer Kids
Historical Group

Monthly Talks held at 7PM
Third Tuesday each month
Buckingham Meeting House

Established in 1992, this group of local
history enthusiasts meet to hear topics
of Licking County interest.
~No charge for attending meetings,
(donations accepted to help pay for refreshments.


*Look for a
with details/updates
on our
Calendar of Events Page
Meeting House
Veterans' Park
Newark, OH

LCHS Offices
located upstairs

( right side of bldg)