Hoover Historical Center Events
Experience the Hoover Legacy
Free Guided tours hourly at 1, 2, 3 and 4 p.m., Thursday through Saturday, from March through October
Guests are invited to experience the Hoover legacy in the Hoover family home amid Victorian elegance. Hoover Company history through 2008 includes vintage products, advertising, and war memorabilia. WWII display contains Hoover-produced war materials; awards; photographs. Awards exhibit and photos of Hoover floats from Pro Football Hall of Fame Parades. Vintage ladies’ fashions throughout enhance displays. Museum Gift Shoppe offers souvenirs. Enchanting herb gardens, June-October. Group tours available weekday mornings and require advance reservations.
40th anniversary celebration
June 1 to August 31
In honor of the Hoover Historical Center's 40th anniversary, visitors who tour the center have the opportunity to receive a free Hoover Historical Center t-shirt and to be entered into a raffle to win a Cleveland Indians t-shirt. In addition, all who tour the center will receive a lip balm courtesy of the Wayne County CVB.
Plus: The 40th visitor to do this receives - a Walsh University gym bag and blanket, a free night's stay and brunch for two at the Fieldcrest of North Canton, free admission for two at the Canton Classic Car Museum, a Visit Canton bag of souvenirs, an Aurora Outlets tote, a Hoover Historical Center sweatshirt and Gift Shoppe souvenirs.
Extra! Extra! Read All About It! 100 Years of Hoover News!
Headlines and various issues of this Hoover Company publication are featured throughout the galleries.
Ellsworth Smith Art Show
View works (some never before shown) of 40-year Hoover Company employee and local artist Ellsworth Smith, known for watercolors and cartoons featured in issues of the Hoover News.
- Saturday, 07.28.181 PM - 4 PMMembers of The Herb Society at the Hoover Historical Center will offer free garden tours in honor of the Center’s 40th Anniversary. This will provide the public the opportunity to view, enjoy, and learn about the 12 award-winning…See event details for Garden Tours at the Hoover Historical Center
- Tuesday, 07.31.1810 AM
Tales in Thyme: Outdoor StorytellingThere are more dates for this eventOutdoor Stories presented by area librarians who bring interactive stories to life with puppets, storyboards, audience participation. Approximately 30-minutes - Light refreshments follow. Free Admission. Storytelling will take…See event details for Tales in Thyme: Outdoor Storytelling
- Tuesday, 09.11.18
Summer Garden TeaThis fundraiser for The Herb Society at the Hoover Historical Center transforms the North Canton Civic Center into an elegant Tea Room. Boutique offers variety of garden and tea-related gifts and theme-baskets for raffle. Seating…See event details for Summer Garden Tea
- Sunday, 12.02.181 PM - 4 PM
Christmas on Hoover FarmFree admission to view holiday décor throughout the Hoover family home, visits with Santa (Bring your phone/camera for family photos), live music, ladies in vintage attire baking cookies, refreshments, and Christmas caroling…See event details for Christmas on Hoover Farm