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Indiana Museums Participating in Museum Day – Sept. 24, 2011

Take a day-trip on September 24 and visit a new museum, for free! Download your ticket here: Free Museum Day is September 24 and that means you can get free admission to 34 Indiana museums. The full list of Indiana Read more >

Freedom Field: Where everyone can play

As you approach Freedom Field in Columbus, Indiana, it appears out of a sea of soccer fields like a mirage of childhood wonderment.  This innovative 1.5 acre playground inspired a chorus of “oohs” and “aahs” from my 3-year-old nephew when Read more >

A morning at Muscatatuck National Wildlife Refuge

When you make plans to visit a wildlife refuge, you naturally have expectations of thriving ecosystems and animal encounters.  Muscatatuck National Wildlife Refuge, located near Seymour, Indiana lives up to that.  As we pulled into the entrance, we were greeted Read more >

Columbus: Unforgettable Getaway

Last week I visited Columbus to tour the town and see its top attractions. This is the third post in a three-post series about my trip. On my trip to Columbus, I expected architecture to be the focal point of Read more >

Columbus: Unexpected Family Fun

Last week I visited Columbus to tour the town and see its top attractions. This is the second post in a three-post series about my trip. The feeling I got when I stepped into downtown Columbus was delightful. The area Read more >

Columbus: Unmatched Architecture

Last week I visited Columbus to tour the town and see its top attractions. This is the first post in a three-post series about my trip. Sweeping landscapes, impressive modern buildings and a variety of public art make Columbus, Indiana, Read more >

Slow down in New Harmony, Indiana

Recently, someone posed this question on the Visit Indiana Facebook page: “What are some great honeymoon destinations in Southern Indiana?” I thought for a minute and then suggested that she check out New Harmony, a small town slightly northwest of Read more >

Fair Oaks Farms: A Moooving Experience

Last week I visited Fair Oaks Farms with my colleague Jaime to experience a day trip there. This is the second post in a two-post series about our trip. The most extraordinary part of my Fair Oaks Farms adventure was Read more >

Fair Oaks Farms: Where Your Milkshake Came From

Last week I visited Fair Oaks Farms with my colleague Jaime to experience a day trip there. This is the first post in a two-post series about our trip. It’s hot outside and most Hoosiers are reaching for a milkshake Read more >

Wayne County Treasures: The Levi Coffin House

I recently spent a day in Wayne County discovering what attractions the area has to offer. This is the fourth post in a four-post series about my trip. North of Richmond, Fountain City tells its fascinating history. In the middle Read more >