an 1830 Restored Canal Town

Roscoe Village has a story to tell

  • It's the story of a small port built along the Ohio & Erie Canal
  • It's the story of the way lives were enriched by the wonders of canal travel in this newly developing region
  • It's the story of the 1913 flood that wiped out the canal and left the village of Roscoe to suffer years of decline
  • And it's the story of caring entrepreneurs, historians, and townspeople who worked to restore this tiny town to a new life -- celebrating the past as Historic Roscoe Village

The story goes on today — 51 years since its restoration — in a village alive with fascinating historic tours, beautifully appointed buildings, annual festivals and events, and breathtaking gardens and pathways. 

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