Plan a Visit


73 S. College Street, Akron, OH 44325-4302

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The Archives are open Monday to Friday, 10am to 4pm (by appointment only). Please note that the CCHP closes for all major holidays.

Museum hours and admission.


Researchers must schedule an appointment by telephone (330-972-7285) or email. Appointments must be made two weeks in advance.


The Cummings Center has a wheelchair accessible ramp, located on the northeast side of the building, near the main entrance. An interior elevator provides access to the Archives, located on the second floor. A wheelchair is also kept on-site and is available for loan to those visiting the Museum and Archives.

For more information, see our accessibility page.


Free parking is available in the parking lot adjacent to the building. Visitors can park in Lot 30 at the corner of College and Market streets. Metered parking is available along South College Street.


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Researchers should read our Policies page before arriving.