Marietta, OH

Campus Martius and Ohio River Museum

W. P. Snyder jr.

The Ohio River Museum consists of three exhibit buildings. A video presentation on river steamboats is shown. The steam towboat W. P. SNYDER JR. (#T2587) can be visited on the Muskingum River adjacent the museum grounds. The museum grounds also feature the pilot house of the steamboat TELL CITY (#5327).

Campus Martius and Ohio River Museum
601 Front Street
Marietta, OH 45750
Phone (740) 373-2750 (Campus Martius)
Fax (740) 373-3680
Toll Free (800) 860-0145
Opening Hours: March - October by appointment for groups on two weeks notice, June – October Sat 9:30 am – 5:00 pm, Sun & holidays 12:00 – 5:00 pm, admission $7 adults, $3 child (6 - 12 years) & students, S&D members free

Satellite picture and map at Google Maps:
Ohio River Museum

Riverboat VALLEY GEM

The sternwheeler VALLEY GEM is making various public cruises on the Muskingum and Ohio Rivers out of Marietta.

Valley Gem Sternwheeler
123 Strecker Hill
Marietta, OH 45750
Phone (740) 373-7862
Fax (740) 373-8076

The Valley Gem is located at Front and Washington Street under the Washington Street Bridge on the Muskingum River.

Ohio River Sternwheel Festival

The Ohio River Sternwheel Festival is held each September in Marietta. Boats of the American Sternwheel Association are taking part in this festival.

The Ohio River Sternwheel Festival
121 Putnam Street, Suite 110
Marietta, OH 45750

donations welcome