In August 1830, the first canal boat docked at Roscoe Village and the vivid history of this port town on the Ohio and Erie Canal began. Today the spirit of Roscoe is kept alive in this 1830 canal town. With historic tours, costumed interpreters, traditional craft demonstrators, horse-drawn canal boat rides, special events, and more, you will get to experience life as it once was in the 19th century! At Roscoe Village, you'll enjoy something special throughout the whole year!
Living History Tours Hours
|Living History Tour Schedule|
|January – March||No Tours*|
|April – May||Guided Tour - 1pm daily|
|MEMORIAL DAY – LABOR DAY||Self-Guided Tour - Monday-Saturday (10am-4pm), Sunday (12pm-5pm)|
|September – December||Guided Tour - 1pm daily * Visit our Facebook page & Website for Special Tour times|
*Group tours of 10+ can be accommodated any time of year with prior arrangements. Call 740-622-7644 ext. 20 to schedule your group tour today!
Hands-On Activities Hours
Hands-on Activities are available on a walk-in basis at the Visitor Center. The Visitor Center hours are listed below.
|Visitor Center Hours|
|January – March||Closed|
|April – May||Monday–Saturday (10am–4pm) Sunday (12pm-5pm)|
|MEMORIAL DAY – LABOR DAY||Monday–Saturday (10am-4pm), Sunday (12pm-5pm)|
|September – December||Monday-Ssturday (10am-4pm) Sunday (12pm-5pm)|
Additional times can be made available by calling 740-622-7644 ext. 20. Please refer to the Hands-On Activity page for more details.
Shopping and Dining Hours
Most shops and restaurants are open all year round, 7 days a week. Please refer to the shopping page for individual shop hours of operation.
Horse-Drawn Canal Boat Ride Hours
The canal boat runs Memorial Day through Labor Day - everyday* (except Monday). The departure times can be found on the canal boat page.
*Boat schedule is subject to change due to weather conditions.