The President Rutherford B. Hayes walking tour will take place on August 3 and August 10 – two identical tours. Hayes Memorial Delaware - Hayes Walking Tour - Delaware County Historical Society - Delaware OhioEach tour will begin at 7pm at the Hayes Memorial on William Street across from the city hall.

Mr. Brent Carson - Hayes Walking Tour - Delaware County Historical Society - Delaware Ohio

Mr. Brent Carson

Both tours will be led by Delaware County Historical Society board president and local historian, Brent Carson.

The walking tour will include locations related to President Rutherford B. Hayes life growing up in Delaware. The tour will feature Hayes reenactors.

Tickets must be purchased in advance and space is limited. Cost is $25 for adults (non Historical Society members) $20 adult members; $10 for children age 8-18 and no charge for children under 8.

All proceeds will be donated to the Delaware Rutherford B. Hayes Statue project.


Celebrating Black History Month with The Delaware County Historical Society!The History of the first Black-Owned farm in Delaware County and part of the Underground Railroad – Lucy Depp Settlement.

On 2/18 at 7:30, readers from Lucy Depp with tell about Delaware County's first African-American Settlement, in this amazing online program!