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Sandusky Library
114 W. Adams St.
Sandusky, Ohio 44870
PH: 419-625-3834

Library Hours

Monday - Wednesday
10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Thursday - Friday
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.


Follett House Museum Hours

12:00 - 4:00 p.m.

For group tours call:


Monday, November 11
Veterans Day

Wednesday, November 27
Day Before Thanksgiving

Close at 5:00

Thursday, November 28
Thanksgiving Day



     ~Winner of the 2012 Ohio Local History Alliance Public Programming Award~

Ohio Local History Alliance


~Winner of the 2012 Ohio Academy of History Public History Award~

        ~ Ohio Museums Association 2011 Visual Communication Award~

Looking for an innovative new way to experience the Civil War Heroes Cemetery Walk?  Print out our Smartphone walking tour brochure and give it a try! 

~Winner of the 2012 Ohio Academy of History Public History Award~

        ~ Ohio Museums Association 2011 Visual Communication Award ~

Join us on a virtual cemetery walk through Sandusky’s Oakland Cemetery as we explore “Civil War Heroes", hosted by Follett House Museum Administrator Maggie Marconi.


A full-color brochure detailing Civil War sites in and around Erie County has just been released by the Erie County Civil War Sesquicentennial Committee. The "Lake Erie Shores & Islands Civil War Destination Guide" features area museums, libraries, monuments, and pertinent sites with regards to the American Civil War in this region.

Download a PDF of the brochure by clicking the graphic to the left or pick up a copy at the Lake Erie Shores & Islands Welcome Center or at the Sandusky Library.

                      Check out our award-winning documentary!  Click on the image below.


Click here to download the Sandusky of To-Day eBook featured in the Sandusky Bookshelf: Sandusky of Today Brown Bag Lunch series.

Sandusky of To-Day

Follett House Museum Video Tour

~Winner of the Ohio Association of Historical Societies & Museums 2008 Award of Achievement~

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Available Podcasts:
New Year's Pretzel - Added 2-12-2007
Podcast Breakfast - Added 2-07-2007

First Female Vice Presidential Candidate - Added 10-11-2007

The Scourge of Cholera - Added 10-17-2007

First All Woman Jury in Erie County - Added 11-19-2007

The Life and Times of Eliza Follett - Added 4-08-2008

The Old Court House Bell - Added 6-10-2008

The Fall of the Commercial Banking and Trust Co - Added 4-27-09

Click Here for a map of the Oakland Cemetery Self-Guided Historical Walk.