Dayton Aviation Heritage Park

Three exceptional men from Dayton, Ohio, Wilbur Wright, Orville Wright and Paul Laurence Dunbar, found their creative outlet here through accomplishments and failures, and finally success. However, these men offered the world something far greater, they offered the world hope, and the ability to take a dream and make it a reality.

David Berger National Memorial

This site honors the memory of David Berger, an American citizen who was one of 11 Israeli athletes killed at the 1972 Olympic Games in Munich, Germany. David had no expectations of winning a medal but joined the Israeli weightlifting team to realize his dream – a dream which ended tragically. The Memorial is dedicated […]

Cuyahoga Valley National Park

Though a short distance from the urban areas of Cleveland and Akron, Cuyahoga Valley National Park seems worlds away. The park is a refuge for native plants and wildlife, and provides routes of discovery for visitors. The winding Cuyahoga River gives way to deep forests, rolling hills, and open farmlands. Walk or ride the Towpath […]

Charles Young Buffalo Soldiers National Monument

Charles Young Buffalo Soldiers National Monument is currently being developed for visitor use. Visit the Hours of Operation page for information on when the park is open for visitation. To view any upcoming events or open tours of the park, please visit one of the park’s social media pages as newly announced dates and times […]

Development News

Introducing PlacePress

In late 2018, we at the Center for Public History + Digital Humanities completed an NEH-funded grant project called Curating Kisumu. The project – a collaboration between Cleveland State University and Maseno University – was designed to facilitate sustainable public history production in the city of Kisumu, Kenya. The WordPress platform was a central part […]