Spring Break at the Botanical Conservatory

Spring Activities

5 Ways to Experience Fort Wayne From Home

RIght now, it’s important to stay home and practice social distancing. If you’re someone who loves to travel and embark on new adventures, you might be going a little stir-crazy. But have no fear. Check out these 5 ways to virtually explore some of the attractions, arts, and culture available in Fort Wayne, Indiana—from the comfort of your own home…

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Building My Family Tree at the Genealogy Center

Take a trip down memory lane at the Genealogy Center. From their outstanding service and love for your family history story - you too can discover your roots from top to bottom at the nation's largest public Genealogy Center located in Fort Wayne, Indiana…

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History, Culture Intersect at Miami Indian Heritage Days

Experience an important part of Fort Wayne's Native American heritage through Miami Indian Heritage Days. This cultural celebration kicks off Saturday, May 5 at the Chief Richardville House, 5705 Bluffton Road, Fort Wayne. Sponsored by the History Center, Miami Indian Heritage Days programs are held…

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How I Learned Who I am Through Genealogy

Every family has stories handed down from a few generations or more. Some sound outlandish and are hard to believe, which is the main reason most people want to dig into their family history. I decided to personally draw out my family tree to see if some of my grandma and grandpa’s stories were true – such as the mystery surrounding a white plate that was said to be Ulysses S. Grant’s while he was in the White House…

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Spend the Weekend Uncovering Your Past in Fort Wayne, Indiana!

Everyone loves stories, whether in books, movies, or TV. But the most interesting story is often your own! Have you ever wondered what your past held or where you really  came from? Fort Wayne, Indiana's main library, located in downtown Fort Wayne, has the largest public genealogy center in the nation. It is also one of the most comprehensive. The great news is that almost all of the services are free. Even better news is that you can get waist deep in your family history in just two days…

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Discover Your Ancestry in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Uncover your family history, and discover your story! Tucked into downtown Fort Wayne, is a place where many peoples’ story lives! The Genealogy Center, is the largest public genealogy center in the nation, offering guests an unparalleled experience in discovering their family history…

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