John Rankin House Historic Site

6152 Rankin Hill Rd.
Ripley, OH 45167- Map It
Phone: (937) 392-1627

AAA Editor Notes

John Rankin House Historic Site is n. off US 52 at 6152 Rankin Hill Rd. This is the restored home of Rev. John Rankin, an early Ohio abolitionist. A station on the Underground Railroad, the house is reputedly the one in which Eliza, a character in “Uncle Tom's Cabin,” found refuge after crossing the ice on the Ohio River. Guided tours are available.
$4; $2 (ages 5-18). Rates may vary; phone ahead.
Hours: Wed.-Sat. 10-5, Sun. noon-5, May-Oct. and by appointment year-round. Last tour begins 1 hour before closing. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.