• The Garst Museum

Garst Museum Reopens February 2, 2021

Updated: Feb 1

The Garst Museum reopens for regular business hours on Tuesday, February 2, 2021, at 10:00 am.


Currently, the museum is open Tuesday through Saturday 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. We are closed Sundays and Mondays and most major holidays.


Our current Covid-19 policies include:

  • Masks are required for all patrons to tour or visit the Garst Museum

  • The temporary admissions station is located in the Lowell Thomas Meeting Room, located directly off the parking lot

  • The Garst House entrance is currently closed

  • Garst Museum patron capacity is 35

  • Social distancing is enforced

  • Due to its small size, the Darke County Research Center/Genealogy Library is closed to the public.

  • Researchers can make requests by phone (937-548-5250) or via email at genealogy@garstmuseum.org

  • We are currently not able to accept artifact or genealogy donations

  • The Garst Museum Store is open for in-person shopping​