What to Expect
See the factors of production* beginning
with the process of manufacturing a whistle from raw material
to shipping packaged product to our customers. View mechanical
engineering at work in one-of-a-kind machines designed and built
specifically for our exact manufacturing needs. Learn who buys
whistles and why, and how a commonplace - yet fundamental -
product is successfully marketed.
Schedule a Tour
Tours are by appointment only, Monday
through Friday, between the hours of 9:00 am & 5:00 pm.
Tours last approximately 45 minutes. The cost is only $4 per
person. We require a minimum of 15 people or $60 to schedule
your own tour. Smaller groups will happily be added to larger,
already scheduled groups. To schedule an appointment, call 800-876-2918
ext. 4 or 614-846-2918 ext. 4.
Our Gift Shop
Our gift shop is open Monday through
Friday from 9:00 am 5:00 pm. Items such as additional whistles,
lanyards or rubber Safe-T-TipsTM for your whistle, Award Whistles,
T-shirts, mugs, magnets etc. can be purchased for prices ranging
from $1 to $60.
In scheduling tours for this school season, we have come
to realize that an essential part of the Ohio Grade 4 curriculum
includes learning about what is involved in the production of
goods and services that people use. The factors of production
include land, labor, capital and entrepreneurship. American
Whistle is an ideal place for students to see these first-hand.
We welcome teachers and students of all ages to experience our