Birthplace of

Thomas A. Edison


The Birthplace of Thomas Edison Museum Milan, Ohio

     Milan is home to the Edison Birthplace Museum, located in the residence Time-Life's Man of the Millennium was born and lived in during the early years of his life. The Birthplace each year continues to draw visitors from across the globe. View the Museum's website,
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Milan Historical Museum

     The Milan Historical Museum comprises a seven building campus located just steps from the birthplace of America‚Äôs greatest inventor, Thomas A. Edison. The Museum offers a family-centered day exploring the past through engaging exhibits and hands-on activities. View more information and upcoming events at the Milan Historical Museum's website,
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Milan-Berlin Township Public Library


     A beautiful Carnegie building houses the Milan-Berlin Township Public Library at 19 E. Church Street. The Public Library provides full services to area residents with a host of programs throughout the year for patrons of all ages. View the Library's website, 
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Annual Milan Melon Festival


     The annual Milan Melon Festival is held each year on Labor Day weekend. The Festival is organized and operated as a 501c3 non-profit organization directed by a committee of tireless volunteers. This annual event has drawn crowds in excess of 50,000 people to our small Village for more than 50 consecutive years. One of many highlights includes the parade on Sunday afternoon. Please join the residents and visitors in enjoying a classic small town American tradition each year in early September. This years Melon Festival is being held September 5th through the 7th. View more information and event schedule on the Melon Festival website,
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