Putting Things in Perspective

May 28, 2016- August 28-  The Blockhouse Museum at Historic Fort Ouiatenon Park 1:00- 5:00
Step back in time to experience the first permanent European settlement in Indiana, establishing the roots of Indiana Statehood. This re-creation of a French Fur Trade post celebrates the era of Fort Ouiatenon and showcases some of the archaeology that has helped researchers to learn more about this early settlement. Free Admission. Open Saturdays and Sundays through August 28th with the help of dedicated volunteers.

Archaeology Day
September 11- 1:00- 4:00 pm at the Tippecanoe Battlefield
Help celebrate Indiana Archaeology Month with fun activities for children and families; including artifact identification, a simulated dig site and lab, a sneak peak at the Ouiatenon Preserve and much more! All activities are free and open to the public.

49th Feast of the Hunters’ Moon
October 1- 2, 2016- Skilled interpreters, musicians, and artisans engage the imagination while inspiring exploration of the music, cultures, and crafts of the past.  The first European settlement in Indiana, Fort Ouiatenon was a silent witness to many different cultures and lifeways that built our nation.  Besides TCHA, over 50 area not-for-profits benefit from the Feast, thus making the event vital to the community at large.  Tickets are available now online! www.tippecanoehistory.org

More information on upcoming events is available on our event page.

Isn’t It About Time?

You joined the Tippecanoe County Historical Association? Because we’re all about time!

The time you spend with your family in places that matter, the time to discover your connection to the people and events that shaped our community and the time celebrating old traditions while forging new ones.

This is what we do! Your Historical Association captures “time”, keeps it safe, brings it out and tells the stories again and again, generation after generation. And as we move into the future, we bring with us those times - the ones that made us who we are today.

Your membership support is needed now more than ever as we strive to engage our community’s current, past and future residents along with the many visitors with the goal of collecting, preserving and interpreting our unique and exciting history.

It’s time to take your place in history. Become a member today.

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