About Marietta, Ohio
The first permanent settlement in the Northwest Territory, Marietta was established in 1788 by a band of entrepreneurs, veterans of the American Revolution, and pioneers in education, medicine, business and social reform.
Today, Marietta is a city of beautiful parks, two rivers, 19th century architecture, brick streets, historical landmarks and museums. Here you'll find one of America's most robust downtowns alive with shops, restaurants and businesses.
Marietta is a great place to visit, and a great place to live. Explore the City of Marietta website to learn what we have to offer you, your family and your business.
The Mid-Ohio Valley
Whether flying out of Wood County Airport, visiting the Grand Central Mall, or hiking North Bend State Park, there's plenty to do and see in within a short driving distance from the college.