Coming Up at the History Center:

Open Now - 200@200 - Commemorating the Ages

November 25 - December 11: 31st Annual Festival of Gingerbread, check out all of the events here.

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Museum Hours

9am - 5pm Monday - Thursday

9am - 8pm Friday and Saturday

12pm - 5pm Sunday

Closed Thanksgiving Day

Free Parking  --  Handicap Accessible

Museum Admission:

Adults(18-64)--$6.00

Seniors (65+)--$4.00

Youth (3-17)--$4.00

 Ages 2 & under--free

History Center members--free           

Support the History Center

  • Become a Member
  • Donate to the Heritage Education Fund
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Time Travelers allows members of The History Center access to over 178 reciprocal institutions with over 250 individual museums and historical societies in 43 states. Members of Time Travelers organizations receive a variety of special benefits, such as free admission or gift shop discounts when they visit Time Travelers affiliates. For a listing of member institutions click here. 

              
      
              
      

Virtual Exhibits

Click here to see our latest virtual exhibits!

Host Your Event at the History Center

Learn more about the Shields Room, the Barr Street Market, and the Chief Richardville House.

THANK YOU!

The Heritage Education Fund has raised over $1 million dollars since it's inception!

You can help build a student's knowledge of local and area history by donating to the Heritage Education Fund. All dollars raised in our annual campaign go toward providing free admission to the History Center to school groups in Allen County as well as DeKalb, LaGrange, Noble and Steuben Counties.

Over 200 school groups have attended in each of the past three school years!


Donate here

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or send your check with "HEF" in the memo line to:

The History Center

302 East Berry

 Fort Wayne IN 46802

 

 

 

     

The History Center  is a funded member of Arts United.

 

The History Center | 302 East Berry Street | Fort Wayne, Indiana | 46802 | v. 260.426.2882 | f. 260.424.4419
Home of the Allen County-Fort Wayne Historical Society

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