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 1866, Congress established six all-black regiments (consolidated to four shortly after) to help rebuild the country after the Civil War and to fight on the Western frontier during the "Indian Wars." These regiments went on to serve with distinction and honor for over eight decades until the disbandment of the 27th Cavalry in 1951 which brought the end of the famed "Buffalo Soldiers." More...