Admission & Hours

SunWatch Indian Village/Archaeological Park is committed to providing a safe environment for all of our guests. As such, children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult 18 years or older at all times.

Hours

April-November

Tuesday–Saturday: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sunday: 12:00p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

CLOSED on Mondays

The fine print: 

  • As of June 2, 2021, the State of Ohio has lifted the mask mandate and we will no longer require masks to be worn while visiting. However, guests are welcome to wear masks per their comfort level. 
  • ​You do not need to make reservation or buy tickets in advance.
  • The site includes an Interpretive Center with an indoor exhibit and gift shop, as well as a quarter mile outdoor loop through our partially reconstructed village. A picnic shelter is also availble in front of the building. 

December-March

CLOSED except for special events or by appointment.

Admission

Adults $7.00
Seniors (60+) $6.00
Students (6-17) $6.00
Children (under 6) Free
DSNH Members are FREE!

  • SunWatch Indian Village is committed to providing a safe environment for all guests; children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult (18+) at all times.
  • SunWatch Indian Village accepts cash, Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and personal checks with proper ID.
  • Note: SunWatch is closed: Easter, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year's Eve, New Year's Day, and Thanksgiving.

FAQs

Who is eligible for free museum admission through the Blue Star Museums program?
The free admission program is available to any bearer of a Geneva Convention common access card (CAC), a DD Form 1173 ID card, or a DD Form 1173-1 ID card, which includes active duty military (Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, Coast Guard), National Guard and Reserve members and up to five family members. Program requires same IDs as Blue Star Museums.

How many military personnel and/or family members can participate in this program per visit?
The military ID holder plus up to five family members may participate.  Free admission will be the admission of equal or lesser value.

How do you define a family member?
A family member of active duty military may include a spouse or child, aunts, uncles, grandparents, etc. 

What if my spouse is deployed? Can my family and I still participate?
Yes, spouses of deployed military are eligible for the Salute to Our Military program. Just bring your DD Form 1173 ID Card, or DD Form 1173-1 ID Card, for active duty military family members.

What if my child is under the age of 10 and doesn't yet have a military ID?
Children under the age of 10 without military ID are welcome to attend with their parents who either hold a Geneva Convention Common Access Card (CAC), a DD Form 1173 ID Card, or a DD Form 1173-1 ID Card. 

Does the Blue Star Museums program include admission for veterans and retirees? For unmarried partners? For parents with a child currently serving on active duty, or for those who have lost a child on active duty?
Admission for these individuals is not included in the scope of this program, unless they are the bearer of a Geneva Convention Common Access Card (CAC), a DD Form 1173 ID Card, or a DD Form 1173-1 ID card.

Visit SunWatch Today!

Tuesday - Saturday: 9am - 5pm

Sunday: 12pm - 5pm

CLOSED Mondays