Riverfront Activities

Central High Exhibit at the Allen County Public Library

Whenever we give tours at the African/ African American Historical Society Museum (AAAHSM) , the easiest, most “pointable” landmark we have at our disposal is right across Lafayette Street in the form of the building that houses Anthis Career Center. It ceased being Central High School when it was shuttered in the Spring of 1971…

Read More

Art Galleries in Fort Wayne

If you were to describe Fort Wayne to an outsider, the description ‘artist's town' wouldn't immediately come to mind. We've been called the city of churches and the city of trees, but the city of art galleries? That hasn't happened - not yet anyway. But when you start counting them up, the Fort Wayne Museum of Art ,  Artlink ,  Orchard Gallery , the galleries at  The University of St. Francis ,  Jennifer Ford Art , and scores more, you start to wonder if we should frame ourselves with the moniker ‘The City of Galleries'. An entire book could be devoted to all the choices offered around town, but I had to draw the line somewhere, so here are a few of my favorites…

Read More

Explore the Botanical Conservatory

By now you might have heard about a great opportunity to let your kids explore the grounds at the Dig This exhibit . If you haven't heard about the new exhibit, you don't have to worry because there is still time to don your explorer hat…

Read More

Science Central Brings Electricity to Fort Wayne

Keeping up with their tradition of bringing exciting and fun exhibits to Fort Wayne, Science Central is opening the doors on their next traveling exhibit - "Electricity". Presented by BAE Systems, "Electricity" will explore the fundamental scientific principles behind electricity through…

Read More

Get up close and personal with germs at Science Central

Germs, germs, germs!! That's the focus of a new exhibit at Science Central. How do new and old diseases emerge? What about resistant bacteria? What does it all mean? Learn all this and more at Disease Detectives , a traveling exhibition about microbiology that puts visitors in the role of…

Read More

Mars is closer than you think...at Science Central!

Ever wondered what Mars is like? Find out for yourself at Science Central ! Mars in 3-D is Science Central's newest traveling exhibit. So, what can visitors expect? The European Space Agency’s Mars Express Probe is Europe’s first mission to another planet. Since 2004, a stereo camera designed…

Read More