Winter on the Prairie

Our Mission is to leverage this unique historic place that inspires curiosity and fosters learning for everyone.

Our vision is to expand the boundaries of our historical and natural resources by exploring, celebrating, and improving the human experience. Through a heart for the past, a head for the present, and an eye to the future, our doors are always open to a diversity of voices and limitless experiences.

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Programs & Events

FEATURED BLOG POST

Rescuing the Horseshoe Bend Canoe

February 5, 2024

Location where the canoe was discovered, still half-buried in the White River A Mysterious Discovery Have you ever found anything cool while out on a walk? A Civil War coin,…

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FEATURED BLOG POST

Rescuing the Horseshoe Bend Canoe

February 5, 2024

Location where the canoe was discovered, still half-buried in the White River A Mysterious Discovery Have you ever found anything cool while out on a walk? A Civil War coin,…

READ MORE

UPCOMING EVENTS

Wheel Thrown Pottery: Evening Sessions
February 27 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Knifesmithing: Making the Hand Forged Knife
February 28 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Winter on the Prairie
February 29 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Owl Pellet Dissection
February 29 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Loose Part Art
February 29 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Architectural Tour
February 29 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Wheel Thrown Pottery: Daytime Sessions
February 29 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Black History Month

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As a Smithsonian Affiliate, we join in celebrating Black History Month throughout February by exploring and illuminating inspiration through Black voices. Learn more about Indiana's history makers and what's being done across the nation with regard to community building and activism.