Ohio Valley River Museum

Clarington, Ohio

The Winchester jammed in ice just above the lock

Shot of the MV Winchester caught in a massive ice jam just above the Hannibal Lock at about 4:00 PM, Friday March 6th, 2015. The ice jam it is caught in stretches about 2 miles, and nothing has locked through Hannibal for over 24 hours.

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Kiwanis Club Visit

Woodsfield Kiwanis Club held their August 27, 2013 meeting at the museum! Several members of the Ohio Valley River Museum board served as docents & provided lunch. Thanks for coming to visit us!

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Charles Adamski

Charles Adamski, Aliquippa, PA visits museum during Clarington Alumni reception and discovers a picture in one of our books of the “America”, a boat he worked on in 1946 as a Fireman.

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Hannibal Dam Visitors’ Center Re-Opening

Saturday, July 1st
10:00 AM

We cordially invite you to the Grand Re-opening Ceremony of the Hannibal Locks and Dam Visitors Center

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Hours

Open Saturdays 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM.

Other days, by appointment please.

Call to schedule 740-391-2786.

Annual Dinner Cruise

OUR ANNUAL FUNDRAISER
Saturday, June 24th, 2017
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Valley Gem Dinner Cruise - $50 per person. Onboard raffle! Fun filled event!
Payment due no later than May 25th.
Reservations must be paid in advance. Contact: Barb Rush at 740-391-2786 to make reservations today!

Mail checks, payable to:
OVR Museum
P.O. Box 162
Clarington, OH 43915

Boat will leave Port Marietta (601 S. Front St) at 3:00 pm -- so plan to board around 2:30 pm. Parking available. We will cruise up the Muskingum River!

Special Thanks

Special Thanks to the Ohio Valley Community Credit Union for their continued support & generosity!