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Fort Wayne's Museum Dream

Updated November 14, 2018. The Museum Dream Pass and Museum Access Pass are no longer available from Visit Fort Wayne. Please contact your selected attraction individually. Visitthe History Center, Foellinger-Freimann Botanical Conservatory, and Science Central for more information…

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Icons of Fort Wayne at the History Center

The treasure safe of a Miami chief, the parasol of the first woman movie producer, and the tallest skyscraper in the state - did you know we had all that in Fort Wayne? There's all this and plenty more in the200@200 "Iconic of Fort Wayne" exhibit at the Fort Wayne History Center…

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History Center Hosts WWI Traveling Exhibit

Have you heard Indiana is having a birthday? We became a state in 1816. This makes us 200 years old in 2016! The Fort WayneHistory Center is helping to celebrate Indiana's Bicentennial with a new exhibit from the Indiana Historical Society (IHS)…

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A Monday in Fort Wayne

*This post was updated in November 2017.* Visiting Fort Wayne on a Monday? The Fort Wayne Visitors Center is a great resource to find out what events are going on around town, and what attractions and activities are open throughout Fort Wayne…

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Fort Wayne Festival of Gingerbread

Run, run, as fast as you can. You can't catch me ... I'm on my way to the Festival of Gingerbread! The Festival of Gingerbread has gone on for years, and I'll admit that it took me several years before I began attending. After all, I'd already visited the History Center, where it is held. Was the…

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Explore One of the ARCH Heritage Trails

One of the very best things about Fort Wayne is the abundance of historic treasures that are lovingly cared for and celebrated by not only those who call Fort Wayne home, but also the many visitors who travel to our city each year. There is no shortage of historic neighborhoods with…

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George R. Mather Lecture Series 2015

The History Center will host a series of free lectures focusing on topics that have inlfluenced Fort Wayne and Allen County. The series was proposed by Reverend George R. Mather, a late member of the History Center's Board of Directors. This season's lectures focus on biographies of those who have…

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Must Do & See: Be A Tourist In Your Own Hometown

Local? Visitor? Everyone can find something to see and do at Fort Wayne, Indiana's own annual "Be A Tourist In Your Own Hometown," taking place Sunday, September 8! Where else can you gain FREE access to a dozen of Fort Wayne's most popular museums? This event is not to be missed! Go to a…

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Creative Women of the World Shop Stocks Fair Trade Items

One of Fort Wayne’s newest and coolest downtown shops is Creative Women of the World. Located at 125 West Wayne Street across from Cindy’s Diner and in the same block as J.K. O’Donnell’s Irish Pub, Creative Women of the World is filled with beautiful handmade items made in countries around…

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