In the quaint town of Massillon is Historic Fourth Street where a stroll down the opulent brick street is a dissertation in architecture, elegance and the rich details of the Victorian era. This street is one of the only places in the country where you can see a full century of design come to life in one short street. In fact you can even take guided walking tours of this enchanted neighborhood and hear the stories of the giants of industry who built these palaces.
Although most of these homes are private residences, two of the most noteworthy homes on Fourth Street can be experienced up close and personal- Five Oaks which is the home of the Massillon Woman’s Club and the newly re-opened Russell House.The Russell House is a Victorian beauty that was a bed and breakfast prior to closing a few years ago. It has recently been purchased by a local man who has lovingly restored this splendid jewel to its former opulence and is now renting the home for events of up to 50 guests. This locale would be perfect for ladies groups, bridal showers, corporate retreats, etc.
So if you are looking for something different for
your next event, Take a drive down Historic Fourth Street and admire the Victorian splendor and take a peek at the Russell House.