Glendower State Memorial

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Glendower from Cincinnati Avenue.jpg
Front of the house
Glendower State Memorial is located in Ohio
Glendower State Memorial
Location Lebanon, Ohio
Coordinates 39°25′47.5″N 84°12′36″W / 39.429861°N 84.21000°W / 39.429861; -84.21000Coordinates: 39°25′47.5″N 84°12′36″W / 39.429861°N 84.21000°W / 39.429861; -84.21000
Built 1836
Architect Bennett, Amos
Architectural style Greek Revival
Governing body State
NRHP Reference # 70000521 [1]
Added to NRHP November 10, 1970

Glendower, now known as Glendower State Memorial or Glendower Mansion, is an historic Greek Revival style house located at 105 Cincinnati Avenue, U.S. Route 42, Cincinnati Avenue, in Lebanon, Ohio. It was built in the 1836 by Amos Bennett for John Milton Williams, a Lebanon merchant, and named for Owen Glendower. It has been called "one of the finest examples of the Greek Revival architecture in the Middle West."

On November 10, 1970, it was added to the National Register of Historic Places.

Current use[edit]

Until 2007, Glendower was operated and maintained by the Ohio Historical Society. On December 3, 2007, it was transferred to the Warren County Historical Society. The Society offers tours of the home from May through October.

The grounds of Glendower are often used by Civil War reenactors.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2008-04-15. 

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