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- Monroe County

- Woodsfield, Ohio

- Monroe County Public Library

- Monroe County Health Department

- Site of the MCHS monthly meetings



Monthly meetings of the Monroe County Historical Society are held in either the office of the MCHS located in the Health Department Building at 118 Home Ave., or the Parry Museum at 217 Eastern Ave., both in Woodsfield, Ohio on the 4th Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. The public is invited to attend. A schedule of the year’s meeting can be found by clicking on Meetings.  For additional information please write to: The Monroe County Historical Society at P.O. Box 538, Woodsfield, Ohio 43793. Alternately, you may call the MCHS office at (740) 472-1933 or e-mail: .  


Monroe County

Monroe County is in southeastern Ohio.  The Ohio River forms its eastern and part of its southern borders.  Woodsfield, Ohio is the County seat.  The above map shows a number of options for getting to Monroe County.


Woodsfield, Ohio

Woodsfield, Monroe County, Ohio is at the intersection of Ohio State Routes # 78, # 800, and # 26. 


Monroe County Public Library

Monroe County Health Department

Site of the MCHS monthly meetings

The map above is a partial street map of Woodsfield, Ohio.  The town square is located on the extension of Ohio State Route # 78 to the left of the above picture (i.e., off the picture/map to the left).

To get to the Health Department Building from the central square in Woodsfield, Ohio, go east on Ohio State Route # 78 (Eastern Ave.) for about one mile., turn onto Home Ave. at the red star above.  (As a landmark, the Monroe County District Library is located at the red star.)  Drive south on Home Street approximately 0.1 miles.  The Health Department Building is on the left at 118 Home Ave.

Sometimes the monthly meetings of the MCHS are held at the Parry Museum at 217 Eastern Ave., Woodsfield, Ohio.  Beginning from the town square in Woodsfield, the Parry Museum is located about 0.2 miles along Eastern Ave. (Ohio Route # 78 going east from the town square) on the right.

Maps for the above directions were provided by MapQuest.COM.  If you have further questions feel free to contact the MCHS office by telephone at (740) 472-1933 or e-mail:  For telephone numbers consult the “Contact Us” section on this web site (see the home page or the Table of Contents.)


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