Thank you for visiting the online home of the Ohio Valley River Museum. We are extremely proud of our facility. We sincerely hope your time with us proves both enjoyable and educational. We request your comments and/or suggestions regarding any aspect of our museum that you would like to share with us.


Tentative Schedule of Events for 2015
All dates subject to change. More details can be found on our events page.

  • February 25th, 2015 – Belco Works Shredder Truck
  • March 14th, 2015 – St. Patty’s Day Luncheon
  • March 28th, 2015 – Ladies’ Day at the Museum
  • April 18th, 2015 – Paint & Sip class for Adults
  • April 25th, 2015 – Volunteer Reception
  • May 9th, 2015 – Paint & Sip class for Children
  • May 16th, 2015 – Membership Meeting
  • May 16th, 2015 – Dine Like You’re on the Delta Queen
  • May 23rd, 2015 – Clarington Alumni Reception
  • June 13th, 2015 – Clarington Sunfish Creek Festival Day
  • June – July, 2015 – Celebrate Monroe County’s 200th birthday!
  • July, 2015 – Members’ Only Picnic
  • July, 2015 – 3rd to 6th Graders Event
  • August 27th, 2015 – River Industry Job Fair
  • August 29th, 2015 – Fundraiser at the Museum
  • September 5th, 2015 – Labor Day Weekend – RHSAA Reception
  • September 26th, 2015 – Member’s Only Regatta Party
  • October 24th, 2015 – Ladies’ Day at the Museum
  • November 21st, 2015 – Antique Appraisal Fair and Swap Meet
  • December 6th, 2015 – Santa at the Museum
  • December 6th, 2015 – Board of Trustees Christmas Dinner

Welcome All Visitors! If your club, organization, or class wishes to see the current exhibits and/or your group wishes to meet at the Ohio Valley River Museum, we are happy to arrange your request! Currently, we do not have regular hours during the fall and winter months, but we will do our best to accommodate your request. Please contact the Director, Barbara Rush and schedule your visit with us now!

Thanks to the generosity of Swiss Valley Engineering Company we are handicap accessible! A chair lift has been installed.


River Industry Job Fair
Wednesday, August 27, 2014, 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Ohio Valley River Museum, 112 Ferry Street, Clarington, Ohio

Four of the major barge companies in the marine industry will have personnel recruiters present:

Winter Hours 2014
Call for Appointment!
(740) 391-2786
Special Thanks
Special Thanks to the Ohio Valley Community Credit Union for their continued support & generosity!

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