- To preserve and exhibit both local and national African American heritage and culture.
- To establish a local heritage center that can be utilized to conduct meetings and conferences as well as facilitate continual learning for all community members.
The Nickens Heritage Center is located at 71 West Fourth Street, Chillicothe, Ohio 45601. This site is a historical landmark, built in 1854.
Phone: 740-773-3644 or call 740-775-7866
The Heritage Center is currently open by appointment.
Admission is free
Please allow two hours for the tour.
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