Indiana Landmarks News

Hidden Gems

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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Greentown Glass by Ken Ratcliff on Flickr
Hidden Gems

Though only in business from 1894 to 1903, the Indiana Tumbler and Goblet Company in Greentown produced glassware that remains collectible today.

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Marquette Park lagoons
Hidden Gems

Tucked away between stretches of the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, Gary’s Marquette Park is a jewel for families, paddlers, and birdwatchers alike.

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Roann Covered Bridge
Events, Hidden Gems, News

Its picturesque setting on the Eel River in Wabash County makes Roann a favorite of tourists and artists. With a tree-lined downtown, a restored covered bridge, and a historic mill, the small town could hardly be more quaint.

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Downtown Vevay, Swiss Wine Festival
Events, Hidden Gems

Switzerland County’s wine-making heritage dates back more than 200 years, a local tradition the community celebrates each summer during the Swiss Wine Festival in Vevay.

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