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Haan Mansion Museum of Indiana Art
920 E. State St.
Lafayette, IN 47905
765-742-6449
info@haanmuseum.org
www.haanmuseum.org
Description
The Haan Mansion Museum collects, conserves and displays important paintings, from the 1830's to today, and ceramics, both historic and current, by Indiana artists, along with rare American antique furniture in an architecturally significant building to increase awareness of and appreciation for the artistic heritage of Indiana. This mission is further accomplished by loaning works to other institutions to share with their visitors.
Background
ABOUT: The historic 15,000 sq. ft. Classical Revival Mansion houses an extraordinary collection of Indiana art including paintings, ceramics, bronze and stone sculptures, and an array of American furniture and antiques. The Museum building served as the Connecticut State Building at the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair. It was moved to Lafayette at the close of the fair and purchased by the Haans in 1984. MUSEUM GROUNDS: Nature Trail: One mile trail with 30 species of identified and labeled native Indiana trees; Sculpture Garden: Features over 20 sculptures placed along a .2 mile wheelchair accessible path; Mountain Bike Trail: Intermediate and advanced, 7 miles out and back.
Services Offered
  • Education presentations to schools, community organizations
  • Exhibitions/Demonstrations
  • Speaking About My Work Before a Group
Availability
Museum Hours: Wednesday - Saturday from 1:00 to 4:00 pm.
Fees
Daily Admission with orientation is $10 for adults and $5 for ages 5 to 17. Bus tours, class tours, and other group tours of 15 or more may be arranged. Contact us for more details.
Visitor Information
The Haan Mansion Museum is open Wednesday - Saturday from 1:00 to 4:00 pm. Bus tours, class tours, and other group tours of 15 or more may be arranged. Contact us for more details. On the Guided Tours, a docent takes guests into each room and shares the stories about the house and its contents. The Museum is handicap accessible and equipped with an elevator to take guests up to the second floor. Our Nature Trail and Sculpture Garden are open daily from dawn to dusk.
Contact Information
765-742-6449
info@haanmuseum.org
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