100 Years of History: The Miami County Museum Centennial

The Miami County Museum invites you to attend the 100 Years of History: The Miami County Museum Centennial exhibit opening on Saturday, April 30, 2016 from 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM. This exhibit will be featured on the third floor of the Miami County Museum. Cake, champagne, coffee, and water will be provided for this event courtesy of the Miami County Bicentennial Committee and sponsored by Gallahan Oil Company. In 1916, Miami County native ...Read More

Virtual Exhibit Opening: John Volpert and the Miami County Detective Association

You can view our newest exhibit without even leaving your house! The exhibit, “John Volpert and the Miami County Detective Association,” was created by the Miami County Museum’s Assistant Curator/Archivist Noah Goodling. In this exhibit, you will learn all about horse thieves and the Miami County detectives who sought to bring those thieves to justice. “John Volpert and the Miami County Detective Association,” the Miami County Museum’s first installment in a series of virtual ...Read More

Downtown Peru Christmas Open House

The Miami County Museum Downtown Open House November 18, 2015 from 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Join us at the museum for holiday decorations, festive music, and to receive your stamp for the Downtown Peru Christmas Open House. For more information, please contact Kelsey Perrigo, Director/Curator, at admin@mcmuseum.org or call (765)473-9183.

Not-So-Scary Trick-Or-Treat

Join us at the Miami County Museum for our annual Not-So-Scary Trick-Or-Treat! This family-friendly Halloween event will start on Saturday, October 31, from 5:30 PM until 7:30 PM, and is free and open to the public. Two floors will be open and there will be several candy stations to visit. Families are invited to explore the museum to learn about Miami County History as they visit each candy station. The Miami County Museum is ...Read More

Circus City Festival

See the famous Circus City Festival from July 11th through July 18th.  The Circus City Parade will start on Saturday, July 18th at 10:00 AM.  For more information, please visit the Circus City Festival Inc. website at www.perucircus.com.

Cole Porter Festival

The annual Cole Porter Festival will be held June 11th through June 14th, 2015. For more information, please visit the Cole Porter Festival website at: http://www.coleporterfestival.org.  

History Mystery Ride and Stride

History Mystery Ride & Stride September 20, 2014 A fundraiser bike ride and walk for the Miami County Museum Historical Society Inc. Registration at 9 am, Riverwalk in Peru. Cost is $20 in advance and $25 the day of the event. Participants will receive a tee shirt, gift bag, and a chance to win prizes. For full details please visit: http://www.miamicountyhistory.org/wheels/