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Posted on March 25, 2019 at 8:00:00 am by Viv S.

Surprising Things You’ll Find in Fort Wayne, Indiana

There are so many surprising and fun things to do in Fort Wayne, Indiana that after I asked my immediate family members and a few friends about their favorite places, I received over 50 suggested sites! The majority of the responders do not live in the city, but elsewhere in northeast Indiana. However, for many of them, the chosen place to work and play is – you guessed it – Fort Wayne!  

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September 10 is fast approaching; it's one of the best days of the year to be in Fort Wayne. That's because it's Be a Tourist in Your Own Hometown Day, when many of the Fort Wayne's most interesting attractions are free to the public.

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Posted on January 16, 2014 at 9:00:00 am by Holly H.

Winterfest Market Joins Fort Wayne Winter Farmers Market Scene

The newest market in town is set for a great start in 2014. Winterfest Market began in the fall and will be in full swing this year through May! Winterfest Market takes place on the second and fourth Saturdays of each month through May 10 at the Karpeles Manuscript Library, located at 2410

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Posted on December 09, 2013 at 8:00:08 am by Barb S.

You won’t need a map for this!

Karpeles MM - NS 0101 There’s a new museum in Fort Wayne but you probably won’t need a map to find it. You can look at a map after you get there, though! Welcome to the new Karpeles Map Museum which held its grand opening on Veteran’s Day this month. The museum is an offshoot of the other Karpeles Manuscript ... More ›

Posted on September 11, 2012 at 10:03:04 am by Kayleen R.

A Hidden Gem: Karpeles Museum

One of the best free venues for shock and awe in Fort Wayne is the Karpeles Museum on Fort Wayne’s south side. Upon visiting this place for the first time a year ago, I was thrilled. As an author, I like to view old documents when possible. Inside the Karpeles Museum I saw documents written ... More ›

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