Replay: A Brief History of Sharon Woods

Join us on our Facebook page Mondays through Fridays at 10 a.m. for a live video with Great Parks staff! We’ll have story time, take nature walks, meet ambassador animals and more. We’ll post replays here in case you miss one, and don’t hesitate to comment on past videos – we’ll keep answering questions in the comments!

Pavilion Grove Shelter circa 1932/1933.

Did you know the first structure built in Great Parks is still standing? The Pavilion Grove Shelter (pictured above and below) at Sharon Woods was built in 1932 and is the setting for today’s video as we celebrate our 90th birthday!

Pavilion Grove Shelter, July 2020
Pavilion Grove Shelter, July 2020.

Want to learn more about the start of Great Parks of Hamilton County? Lisa covers how the park district was formed with a brief history of Sharon Woods in this blog.

Check out all past replays here.