Massillon Museum

Canton Museum of Art virtual gallery
Canton Museum of Art

Museums across the region are still closed under Ohio’s stay-at-home order. But six museums in Stark and Tuscarawas Counties have joined together to create new online content for patrons.

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From Cleveland to Oberlin to Canton, the coronavirus is forcing arts and cultural institutions to close their doors. We have more on the far reaching effects of the COVID-19 pandemic and how those in the arts are adapting.

Alexandra Nicholis Coons is the president of the Ohio Museums Association and the executive director of the Massillon Museum.
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The Ohio Museums Association held its annual conference in Akron this week centered on ways to make museums more welcoming for all communities.

A New Tribute to Paul Brown in Massillon

Oct 26, 2018
A photo of Paul Brown (left) reviewing football films with Fritz Heisler and Weeb Ewbank, 1951.

A new wing of the Massillon Museum opened Friday, offering visitors a place to reflect upon the life and legacy of football legend Paul Brown.

Part of an 18,000 square foot expansion, the Paul Brown Museum brings together history and art — as well as Brown’s personal effects and collections related to his history in the sport.

a photo of the Kent campus

Here are your morning headlines for Thursday, June 28:

  • Nine Northeast Ohio public colleges sign collaborative compact;
  • Massillon Museum to use grant to combat stigmas in Appalachia;
  • Firm hired to investigate lawmaker also donated to him;
  • Ohio legislature relaxes standards at virtual academy;
  • Akron officials say discolored water is safe to drink;
  • Cleveland Museum of Natural History names permanent CEO;

Nine Northeast Ohio public colleges sign collaborative compact