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Berne
Swiss Heritage Village
1200 Swiss Way
PO Box 88
Berne IN 46711
Phone 
260 589-8007
Web Site  http://www.swissheritage.org/
E-mail  mmosser@swissheritage.org
Description   15 restored structures 1860-1900, including Cheese House & Cider Press
Type of Resource  Museum
Primary Focus  Village
Kind of Activity  Living History
Group Identity Swiss
Era  1900

Corydon
Squire Boone Caverns & Village
PO Box 411
Corydon IN
Phone  
812 732-4381
Web Site  www.squireboonecaverns.com
E-mail  spelunk@squireboone.com
Description   in addition to one hour cavern tours, operating restored early-1800's grist mill, candle dipping, soap making, and petting zoo.
Type of Resource  Nature
Primary Focus  Cave
Building Type  Mill
Kind of Activity  Living History

Indiana
Fishers
Conner Prairie
13400 Allisonville Rd
Fishers IN  46038
Phone 
317 776-6000
Web Site  www.connerprairie.org
Toll Free  800 966-1836
Description   Costumed residents; crafts people; animals
Type of Resource  Museum
Primary Focus  Village
Kind of Activity  Living History
Era  19th

Indianapolis
Freetown Village
625 Indiana Avenue
Indianapolis IN  46202
Phone 
317 631-1870
Web Site  www.freetown.org
Description
Type of Resource
History Related Organization
Kind of Activity Living History

Indiana
Lincoln City
Lincoln Boyhood Home National Memorial
Address
Lincoln City IN
Phone
Web Site
www.nps.gov/libo/
Alt Web  http://www.allsands.com/History/Places/abelincoln_sox_gn.htm
Description  reconstructed childhood farm home of Abraham Lincoln, with costumed interpreters in the summer, Visitor Center, grave site of Lincoln's mother
Type of Resource  Museum
Primary Focus  President
Kind of Activity  Living History

  New Harmony

  Historic New Harmony

  328 North

  PO Box 579

  New Harmony  IN   47631    

  Web Site  http://www.usi.edu/hnh/index2.asp

  Toll Free  800 231-2168

  Description  built by Harmonist Society religious community, town sold to

                    businessman Robert Owen for a communal experiment from 1825-1827

  Type of Resource   Historic Place

  Primary Focus  Communal

  Kind of Activity   Living History

  New or Updated:  5/8/2006

Kansas
Edgerton
Lanesfield School Historic Site
18745 Dillie Road
Edgerton KS 66021
Phone 913 893-6645
Web Site http://www.jocomuseum.org/lanesfield.htm
Description rural school, outbuildings, visitor center, costumed "teachers" conduct classroom activities, adjacent restored prairie
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Building
Building Type Schoolhouse
Kind of Activity Living History
Era 1869
New or Updated: 05/28/2003

  Salina

  Yesteryear Museum

  1100 W Diamond Road

  Salina  KS    67401    

  Phone   785 825-8473

  Web Site  http://www.yesteryearmuseum.com/

  E-mail  mailto:ckf@yesteryearmuseum.com

  Description  farm implements & rural life, living history & reenactment events

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Primary Focus  Building Collection

  Kind of Activity   Living History

  Industry /Profession Farming

  Collection G-M  Machinery

  New or Updated:  12/5/2005
 

  Kansas

  Wichita

  Old Cowtown Museum

  1871 Sim Park Drive

  Wichita  KS  67203    

  Phone  316 660-1864

  Web Site www.old-cowtown.org

  E-mail  mailto:cowtown@sedgwick.gov

  Description  Old West town life on 17 acre site

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Village

  Kind of Activity Living History

  Collection   Printing

  Era 1865-1880

  New or Updated:  5/1/2006

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