Check out the historic signage summary below or stop by MHP today to learn more as you trek the outdoor path!
- Start at the west end of the property to start the history lesson from the beginning.
- Pick up the accompanying brochure (found in the literature rack near the front entrance).
Signage Summary (west to east)
- The People of the Southwind and the Coming of the Shawnee Indians
- Shawnee Friends Mission
- The Overland Trails
- The Founding of Campbellton
- Merriam Park & George Kessler
- The Trolley Line & Hocker Grove Amusement Park
- Education in Merriam
- The South Park Community
- Incorporation of Merriam
- City of Firsts
- Community of Excellence
- The Bear Pit