Kingwood Center Celebrates Founder's 150th Birthday

  • 12/7/2017 7:41:30 PM
  • Jesse Smith
  • Local News

MANSFIELD, OH - Kingwood Center celebrated the 150th Birthday of its founder, Charles Kelley King, on Thursday night. Visitors were treated to hot coffee, fruit punch, and a variety of cupcake flavors, including chocolate, vanilla, orange, cranberry, and more.

The 47-acre estate was built in 1926 for King and his wife. Kingwood Center opened as a public garden in 1953, one year after Charles Kelley King's death. It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1976. 

For more information on Kingwood Center or its programs, visit their website.

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