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

Winter on the Prairie
March 2 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Loose Part Art
March 2 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Owl Pellet Dissection
March 2 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Architectural Tour
March 2 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Animal Encounters at Bayt
March 2 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Tile Storyboarding
March 3 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Winter on the Prairie
March 3 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Women's History Month

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Join us in honoring the diverse stories, perspectives and experiences of women of the past and present by celebrating the lives and triumphs of women who have shaped Indiana's history. Learn more about female history makers and inventors through videos, blog articles, Smithsonian resources and more!