Indiana Landmarks News

Hidden Gems

Hidden Gems

Examining the evolution of the theater designer’s work throughout the state.

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Fairmount, Grant County
Hidden Gems

Located just 10 miles south of Marion, Fairmount boasts a quaint village atmosphere and a historic downtown lined with shops and restaurants.

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War Memorial Shrine Room
Hidden Gems

Among the historic war memorials in our Hoosier homeland, the Indiana War Memorial in Indianapolis is a blockbuster, and its star is the Shrine Room.

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Historic Hoosier Theater, Vevay
Hidden Gems

Vevay is a charming river town. Plan a visit, and while you’re there, be sure to visit the Historic Hoosier Theater, in a building that’s played many roles.

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Morris-Butler House
Hidden Gems

How did Second Empire architecture — elegant and innovative — become the de facto style for haunted houses and creepy attractions?

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Ligonier downtown
Hidden Gems

At one time, Ligonier was the world’s largest producer of marshmallows. The marshmallow industry is gone, but there’s much more to Ligonier than fond marshmallow remembrances.

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Rising Sun riverfront
Events, Hidden Gems

Located on the Ohio River Scenic Byway and the Indiana Wine Trail, tiny Rising Sun in southeast Indiana has become a growing destination — and the navy bean capital of Indiana.

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Doud Orchards, Denver
Hidden Gems

You can learn all about antique apples at Doud Orchards, a family-owned operation in vintage buildings that has been in business near the Miami County town of Denver since 1894.

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Boxley-Cabin-Sheridan
Hidden Gems, Tours

Around 1828, George Boxely — a Virginia abolitionist — arrived in Indiana. The cabin he built, rescued and revived by the Sheridan Historical Society and Town of Sheridan, gives you an appreciation of what “home” was like in the Indiana wilderness.

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