The Zimmerman Bury

Octagon House

An Ohio 501c3 Nonprofit Corporation

The Zimmerman Bury Octagon House, 10095 Wadsworth Road, Marshallville, OH  44645

Our Mission is to preserve the only known Queen Ann Style Octagonal house with a gabled roof.  This 1883 landmark has been listed on the National Register of Historic Places, and the Zimmerman Bury Octagon House Association continues to share it with the public as a living museum of the middle class Victorian way of life.


Get your own copy of our Cookbook, $10.00 each ... all the recipes we use in our Teas are in here!

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The Zimmerman Bury Octagon House

is Now Available for Private Victorian Teas, Workshops,Small Meeting Accommodations & Group Tours

All proceeds are used for preservation of the House and Grounds

By Appointment Year Round! (Contract)

Your support is appreciated

Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser

At the Green Township Community and Preservation Society
148 S Milton St, Smithville, OH 44677
September 22, 2018 from 5pm to 8pm

50/50 Raffle, Entertainment, Silent Auction &
Community Fellowship for a Worthy Cause!

Tickets available online
Click here!

Dinner with the Lincoln’s

The President and Mrs. Lincoln request the pleasure of your company for a special formal dinner at the Zimmerman-Bury Octagon House on the 15th of December, Two Thousand Eighteen. Guests should arrive at 6:00 pm for Appetizers & history of the house.
A Victorian 7 course meal will be provided on the family antique china Immerse yourself in the 1860’s as a guest of the Lincoln’s Register early, as only 8 seats are available.
Proceeds benefit the Zimmerman Bury Octagon House Association Fundraiser @ $100 Per Person

CALL for RESERVATIONS 330-855-4251

Victorian Holiday High Teas at the Historic
Zimmerman-Bury Octagon House

Enjoy an authentic Victorian Holiday High Tea at this unique National Historic Landmark, located 6 miles North of Orrville on state route 57. Drink in the ambiance of the Victorian era while savoring a buffet of tea sandwiches, pastries, fruit salads & always English Trifle, plus more. Your hostesses will greet you in 1880’s clothing, provide a history of the house, and serve the period foods created from original family recipes. We are now scheduling groups of 10-20 guests for “Victorian Holiday Teas” from November to December when the house is beautifully decorated with authentic & antique Christmas decorations. Please arrange your meeting or tea party well in advance to get your preferred date. A non-refundable deposit will be required to hold your date. $20 donation per person to enjoy a few hours in the past at Chippewa Township’s only Nationally Registered Historic Landmark, or opt for a Holiday Murder Mystery Tea Party for $25 donation per person. All proceeds go towards the preservation and restoration of this unique eight sided Victorian House Museum.
The Zimmerman-Bury Octagon House
10095 Wadsworth Rd. Marshallville, OH 44645
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