• History

    The first settler to arrive in the Milford 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 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 the second Saturday and 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/Events

    PROMONT Teas and Boutique Event Venue 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 modern amenities to help create the perfect backdrop for your Victorian tea luncheon, wedding, reception, corporate meeting 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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11th Annual Art Affaire

The 11th Annual Art Affaire is a juried outdoor show that features art and fine craft. The emphasis is on original work, both in concept and execution, by artists working in the following mediums: basketry; clay; drawing; fiber (art & wearables); glass (blown, fused, stained); jewelry; leather; metal; mixed media (includes collage and mosaics); painting; paper art; photography; print making; sculpture; wood.

When:  Saturday, September 24, 2016 (11 AM – 5 PM)

Where:  Main Street, historic Milford, Ohio 45150


Call to Artists

If you would like to be added to our prospective artists mailing list, or if you have any questions regarding the application process, please send an email to artaffaire@milfordhistory.net. The 2016 Call to Artists will be issued in late January, 2016.

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Art Affaire Sponsors
Art Affaire continues to recognize sponsors for the 10th Annual Art Affaire. If you would like to support this event for 2016, please send an email to artaffaire@milfordhistory.net to request sponsor details.

THANKS to 2015 Sponsors

Association Sponsor

Lykins Energy Dark



Super Star
River Hills Bank
Wiebold Studios
Wyler Family Foundation

Four Star
One Main Gallery
Row House Gallery & Custom Framing
Shop & Dine Milford

Three Star
Accounting Plus LLC
Miami Township

Two Star
Lovins Insurance
Right at Home

One Star
Angel’s House of Music
Donohoo, Cupp & Associates
Doug Smithson Insurance
Steve Early – Early Properties, LLC
Evans Funeral Home
Sibcy Cline
United Dairy Farmers

The Howland Group
Laurie Howland
Minniear Law Office
Toomey Natural Foods

In-Kind Sponsors
Butterbees of MIlford
Mike Castrucci
Clermont County Equipment
D.E.R. Development
Jamboree Sports & Embroidery
The Modern Insurance Store presents: “The Old Milford Opry”
U-Haul of Historic Milford



Cooperative Links
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