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Visit The Works!

The Works: Ohio Center for History, Art and Technology is Central Ohio's only hands-on learning creating and doing place! Discover what's waiting for you at The Works!

The Works was originally a factory where steam engines were manufactured in the 1800's. In 2001, Howard LeFevre began the facility's transformation into a museum dedicated to learning, discovery and play for people of all ages.

Inspiring hands-on learning in our community.

Located in Newark, Ohio, The Works is a great family destination filled with fun activities, fascinating displays and educational opportunities for all ages. The Works is a great place to explore on a school field trip, adult group tour or just with friends and family for a fun day out!

What do you want to be when you grow up? You might just discover it at The Works! Click the image to the right to find out what a few kids who visited The Works want to be.

Explore our web site to discover the amazing diversity of our workshops, camp and educational programs. Whether your passion is history, art, science, technology or glass, we have something for you at The Works!