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Discover home again at Van Wert County • Ohio

Welcome to the Van Wert Area Convention and Visitors Bureau web site. We’re here to help you plan an enjoyable visit to the Van Wert area. We’re proud of our historical attractions, cultural activities, unique shopping venues and outstanding restaurants. We will assist with additional information or help plan your itinerary as we extend our “Welcome Home” greeting.

Why are we called Van Wert?

Van Wert is named in honor of Isaac Van Wart, a hero of the Revolutionary War. Born in the farm country of Greenbaugh, New York,near the village of Elmsford. Van Wart's exact birthdate is not recorded, but his tombstone declares that he died at the age of sixty nine. Read more >>

2016 VISITOR'S GUIDE

Events, Attractions, Dining, Shopping, Lodging and more! All right here in the communities of Van Wert County.

2016 Visitor's Guide

UPCOMING EVENTS

Tue28Mar
Healing Hearts and Nature Exhibit1:00 PM, Wassenberg Art Center 214 S. Washington Street Van Wert, OH
Wed29Mar
Healing Hearts and Nature Exhibit1:00 PM, Wassenberg Art Center 214 S. Washington Street Van Wert, OH
Thu30Mar
16th Annual Southern Gospel Expo12:00 AM, Trinity Friends Church 605 N. Franklin St Van Wert, OH
Thu30Mar
Healing Hearts and Nature Exhibit1:00 PM, Wassenberg Art Center 214 S. Washington Street Van Wert, OH
Fri31Mar
Healing Hearts and Nature Exhibit1:00 PM, Wassenberg Art Center 214 S. Washington Street Van Wert, OH
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