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The History Center

  • 302 E. Berry St., Fort Wayne, IN 46802
  • (260) 426-2882
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Located in the historical 1893 City Building and old city jail, discover exhibits, artifacts and photographs which tell the stories of our local heritage, from Chief Little Turtle and General Anthony Wayne to recent innovations. Open Mon-Sat, and first Sundays.


Admission: $6 Adults(18-64)/ $4 Seniors(65 and over) & Students (3-17)/ Children 2 & under free. Members Free

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Meeting Facilities

Facility Info
Meeting Rooms
  • Reception Capacity 200
  • Banquet Capacity 160
Shields Room
  • Banquet Capacity: 160
  • Reception Capacity: 200
Board Room
  • Banquet Capacity: 40
Orientation Room
  • Banquet Capacity: 40