Cincinnati History Museum

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The Cincinnati History Museum is an urban history museum in Cincinnati, Ohio, United States. It opened in 1990 at the Cincinnati Museum Center at Union Terminal.

The museum features the recreated Cincinnati Public Landing from the mid 1860s and an exhibit covering Cincinnati's role in World War II.[1] Cincinnati In Motion is a scale model representation of Downtown Cincinnati in the 1940s featuring working streetcars.


The Public Landing at the Cincinnati History Museum in Cincinnati Ohio.

The Cincinnati History Museum includes 6 main galleries: [2]

  • Cincinnati In Motion
  • Cincinnati Goes to War
  • Early Settlement
  • Flatboat Gallery
  • Public Landing
  • Machine Tools


  1. ^ Crocker, Mary Beth (May 2000). "A Decade of Discovery". Cincinnati magazine. p. 5. Retrieved 2013-04-28.
  2. ^ "Cincinnati History Museum". p. 1. Retrieved 2015-01-01.

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Coordinates: 39°06′37″N 84°32′15″W / 39.110276°N 84.537387°W / 39.110276; -84.537387