Montgomery County Historical Society Events


April 13 - Trip to Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Haan Mansion - Lafayette - Full

Join us April 13 for our visit to the Frank Lloyd Wright home and the Haan Mansion.

Cost: $50 for everything

Leave Crawfordsville: 9 a.m.

Arrive at Frank Lloyd Wright home: 10 a.m.

Lunch at Golden Corral: 12 noon

Arrive at Haan Mansion: 1:30

Return to Crawfordsville: Approximately 4 p.m.

A 12-passenger bus will be our transportation. We cannot guarantee your seat until we receive your fare for the trip. In order to cover the cost of the trip we must have payment to guarantee your seat. Call (765) 362-3416 to see is there are available seats. Deadline for reservation is March 13.

June 10, 11, 12 - Strawberry Festival

For more information, visit the Strawberry Festival Website: 

The Strawberry Festival on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, June 9-11, 2017
On the grounds of Lane Place Museum at

212 S. Water Street, Crawfordsville, IN
with approximately 15,000 visitors annually.
Lane Place Festival Hours:
Friday and Saturday: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Sunday:                     1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Special Reduced Prices during Strawberry Festival for Lane Place Museum Tours
Adults $3 - Students $1


June 4-18 and July 2-16-30 Civic Band Concerts

The Civic Band Concerts are held on the grounds in the Pattison Pavilion from 3 to 5 p.m. Bring a lawn chair and enjoy the beautiful music by the Montgomery County Civic Band. The July 2 concert is a 4th of July Celebration with patriotic music and lots of fun. Gary Ketchum is the director of the MCCB.


If you have questions about any of the above events please contact the MCHS at (765) 362-3416 or e-mail

Lane Place will re-open March 1 for walk-in tours. You may contact the office at (765) 362-3416 to schedule a group tour. The business office is open Tuesday 1 to 5 p.m. and Wednesday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m all year long.

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