Historic Register Locations

The updated list of historic sites in Lucas County offers a great place to start your ghost hunts this autumn

Looking for historic sites to explore near Sylvania, Ohio?  Lucas County has 94 locations listed on the Ohio National Register:

-sixteen in Maumee

-eight in Waterville

-two in Providence

-one in Oregon

-sixty-seven in Toledo  

view the locations below, or view/print the full pdf

Unfortunately, Sylvania, Ohio does not have any locations included on the Ohio Historic Register, which is maintained by The Ohio Historical Society (now with a new name, "Ohio History Connection").

To search the Ohio database, click here: http://bit.ly/OhioHistoricalRegister 

Sylvania also is not listed on the National Trust for Historic Preservation, to search their database click here:


Maumee, Ohio Recognized Historic Locations:
Eckenrode And Breisach Houses
Fallen Timbers Battlefield
First Presbyterian Church Of Maumee Chapel
Forsythe--Puhl House
Fort Miamis Site
Governor's Inn
Griswold, Peck, House
Hanson House
House Of Four Pillars
Hull, Isaac, Store
Hull-Wolcott House
Maumee Historic District
Maumee Sidecut
Maumee Theater
Maumee Uptown Historic District
Reed, Henry, Jr., House

Oregon, Ohio Recognized Historic Locations:

Brandville School

Providence, Ohio Recognized Historic Locations:
Ludwig, Isaac R., Historical Mill
Providence Historic District


Waterville, Ohio Recognized Historic Locations
Columbian House
Gillett-Shoemaker-Welsh House
Haskins, Liberty Whitcomb, House
Interurban Bridge
Isham, John, Farmstead
Morehouse-Downes House
Pray-Starkweather House
Waterville Commercial District

Toledo, Ohio Recognized Historic Locations:
Ashland Avenue Baptist Church
Berdan Building
Birckhead Place Historic District
Birmingham Historic District
B'Nai Israel Synagogue
Brand, R., and Company (DELISTED)
Bronson Place
Burt's Theater
Bush Street Historic District
Central YMCA
Commodore Perry Hotel
East Side Commercial Block
East Toledo Historic District
Englewood Historic District
First Church of Christ, Scientist
Fort Industry Square
Gendron, Peter, House
Hillcrest Hotel
Huron--Superior Streets Warehouse--Produce Historic District
Inverness Club
Ira Apartments (DELISTED)
Ira Apartments (Demolished)
Lasalle, Koch and Company Department Store
Libbey, Edward D., House
Libbey, Edward Drummond, High School
Lucas County Courthouse and Jail (DELISTED)
Lucas County Hospital and Nurse's Home
Madison Avenue Historic District
Manhattan Building (DELISTED)
Monroe Street Commercial Buildings
Neukom, Albert, House
Ohio Theatre, The
Old Central Post Office
Old West End Historic District (+ Boundary Increase/Decrease)
Oliver House
Ontario Building
Philipps, Henry, House (DELISTED)
Pythian Castle
Riverview Apartments
Saint Peter and Saint Paul Historic District--Oliver's Second addition
Secor Hotel
Secor, Joseph K., House
Spitzer Building
Spring Grove Historic District
St Ann Roman Catholic Church Complex
St Clair Street Historic District (+Boundary Increase+Decrease)
St Patrick's Catholic Church
St. Paul's United Methodist Church (DELISTED)
Standart-Simmons Hardware Company
Toledo City Market (DELISTED)
Toledo Club
Toledo Harbor Light
Toledo News Bee Building (DELISTED)
Toledo Olde Towne Historic District
Toledo Traction Company Power Station
Toledo Yacht Club
Trinity Episcopal Church
United States Courthouse and Custom House
Valentine Theater Building
Vistula Historic District
West Sister Island Light
Westmoreland Historic District
Wheeler Block (DELISTED)
Woodlawn Cemetery
Wright, Dr. John A., House
Yondota Historic District


View an official historical map of the Ohio underground railroad


ohio underground railroad map
Image by Clément Falize