• History

    The first settler to arrive in the area was the Rev. Francis McCormick, a Revolutionary War soldier with a thousand acre land grant, in 1796. He built his log cabin on the hill at the present 1000 Forest Ave. In 1797 he founded the first Methodist Class in the Northwest Territory. The Village of Milford More Info

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  • Promont

    Promont is a Victorian mansion circa 1865 and the former home of John M. Pattison, Ohio’s 43rd Governor. It is currently owned and operated by the Greater Milford Area Historical Society. The museum features period furnishings, a reference library, changing exhibits, and a gift shop. Docent-led or self-guided tours are available during our normal museum More Info

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  • Research/Library

    The Leonard L. Harding, Jr. Library serves as a limited access historical library featuring information on Clermont County and the Greater Milford area.

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  • Teas/Weddings

    PROMONT Teas and Boutique Event Venue Visit www.promonthouse.com for more info and photo tour of the house and grounds.         Located in beautiful historic Milford, Promont¬†was built circa 1865 as a lovely example of Victorian Italianate architecture in its entire splendor.¬† The mansion is steeped in old world elegance, period furnishings and More Info

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  • Gift Shop

    Shop and browse our unique Victorian Gift Shop, stocked with treasures for all ages and budgets

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About the Museum

Promont House Museum is located at 906 Main Street, Milford Ohio 45150. The museum is open for tours on Saturday and Sunday, 1:30 PM – 4:30 PM; and, by appointment for groups of 10 or more. Phone us at 513/248-0324 to arrange a group tour. We request a donation of $5.00 (adults) and $1.00 for children under 12. The museum is closed Thanksgiving, Christmas, most national holidays, and in extreme weather.

Winner of Promont Deer

The winning ticket for “Promont Deer,” an original colored pencil art by Margi Hopkins (and custom framed by Row House Gallery & Custom Framing) was drawn today. The lucky winner is Brian Wikoff. Many thanks to Margi and Row House for their generous donation. Congratulations, Brian!

Art Affaire Venue Move

Art Affaire, a primary fundraiser for GMAHS and Milford’s premier art and fine craft show, will celebrate its 10th year with a change of venue. The annual event is moving to Main Street in historic Milford. The date is September 26, 2015, but we wanted to start getting this exciting news out now.