1411 S. Sixth St., Terre Haute Indiana 47802
812-235-9717 Fax 812-235-4998
Located on South Sixth Street, this museum is housed in a Victorian home. The history of the valley is depicted through antiques and local memorabilia; changing exhibits are also presented. A re-created general store and post office, Coca-Cola memorabilia, turn of the century pharmacy, late 19th century schoolroom, dressmaker's shop, Victorian style bedroom, parlor and nursery are among the displays.
Other History nearby:
(Rockville) Billie Creek Village
(Rockville) Civil War Days
(Robinson) Crawford County Historical Museum
(Dana) Ernie Pyle State Historic Site
(Terre Haute) Eugene V. Debs Home
(Terre Haute) Historical Museum of the Wabash Valley
07/09 Coming to The Terre Haute area
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