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MTJA In Fort Wayne

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From your time in Fort Wayne at the MTJA Spring Conference, we’ve curated stories to help you keep track of information and stay updated on the latest news that you can use now and indefinitely. 

In Fort Wayne, Indiana the people, community, and neighbors are what make us special. We hope you got a taste of that spirit during your stay. As the second-largest city in Indiana, we are a city on the rise. Where three rivers greet the city with recreation and new opportunities to explore. Where artists of visual, performing and culinary art provide new worlds of design and flavor to discover. Where everyone is welcome and where you can find inspiration to tell your story and journey.

Quick New Updates

  • The History Center plans to renovate! More than 60% of the 6,100 square feet of publicly accessible space on the museum’s first floor will be remodeled, which is scheduled for completion in spring 2023.  These enhancements will illustrate a wider and deeper view of the peoples who have fostered the local identity, and more frequent displays will facilitate broader access to the museum’s incredible 32,000-piece artifact collection, one of the largest locally-relevant historical collections in the Midwest.
  • Six additional tactile signs were added to existing mural locations in downtown Fort Wayne. A total of 11 murals are now outfitted with 3D-printed models designed to assist those with visual impairments enjoy the murals.

Click through the links below to reminisce on the stories you experienced during the MTJA Spring Conference, and learn about new developments as they happen.

Discover Fort Wayne

Media Contact:

Jessa Campbell

Marketing and Communications Manager
Phone: (260) 424-3700

*Contact Jessa for new or specific photo requests.