John Rankin House and its collection

John Rankin House

The John Rankin House is a historic house museum at 6152 Rankin Hill Road in Ripley, Ohio . Built in 1828, it was home to Presbyterian abolitionist John Rankin , and was one of the original stops on the Underground Railroad . Harriet Beecher Stowe 's visit to Rankin provided some of the story that became Uncle Tom's Cabin . The house was acquired by the State of Ohio in 1938 and is now operated by the Ohio History Connection and opened for tours. It was designated a National Historic Landmark in 1997.

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John Rankin House
Rankin Hill Road 6152
OH 45167 Ripley

Visitor information John Rankin House

Opening hours

Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed
10:00 – 17:00
10:00 – 17:00
10:00 – 17:00
10:00 – 17:00
10:00 – 17:00

Opens from April 7 - October


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Location & Map

Rankin Hill Road 6152, Ripley

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