Wabash History Museum - Wabash, Indiana
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dnrseekers
N 40° 47.834 W 085° 49.204
16T E 599539 N 4516918
Quick Description: Downtown Wabash boasts a great interactive history museum.
Location: Indiana, United States
Date Posted: 9/19/2011 7:06:10 AM
Waymark Code: WMCM0V
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member MikeGolfJ3
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Long Description:
This museum is worth the visit. Great exhibits beginning with a movie about the history of the county. Importance is placed on the canals followed by the railroads. The upper level floor has a great map of the former railroads and shows how some have been converted to bike trails. All communities (both past and present) are represented. Homage was paid to the first amusement park in Indiana--and there is no other trace of it. Be careful of the bag of rattle snakes when exploring the building of the railroads!
Primarily cultural, although some natural history is explained as well.

Street Address:
36 E, Market Street Wabash, Indiana 46992

Food Court: no

Gift Shop: yes

Hours of Operation:
Tuesday through Saturday 10:00 - 4:00 Sundays 1:00 - 4:00

Cost: 5.00 (listed in local currency)

Museum Size: Medium

Relevant Web Site: [Web Link]

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