Getting to the Park
"Youngsholm" is located in Wilberforce, Ohio. It is situated less than one mile west of the Wilberforce University and Central State University campuses on U.S. Route 42 at 1120 US Route 42 E. While Youngsholm is not yet open for regular visitation, guests can view the historical markers on the park grounds. One is situated on a boulder in the front of the house and the other is posted between the parking lot entrances, near the roadway.
There are three major airports near the park. The closest is the Dayton International Airport (DAY), located 40 miles northwest of the park in Dayton. For more information, visit the Dayton International Airport website. The Port Columbus International Airport (CMH) is located 69 miles to the northeast in Columbus. Visit the Port Columbus International Airport website for more information. The Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport (CVG) is located 75 miles to the southwest in Hebron, Kentucky. Visit the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International website for more information.
From Dayton & all points west
Did You Know?
In 1916, the NAACP awarded Charles Young the prestigious Spingarn Medal for his exemplary work as a military attaché in Liberia. Young helped to supervise the country's budding infrastructure while at the same time providing valuable information to the U.S. Government's mission in the country. Young was the second African-American to receive the coveted award.