Uniquely Wayne County
You won't find these anywhere but Richmond | Wayne County, Indiana!
Curbside & Online Sales ~ Founded in the 1890s, Abbott's Candy Shop is nationally known for tasty homemade caramels and chocolates. You can call to schedule a free tour so visitors can watch how the chocolates and caramels are created. Tours are not available from November-January due to the holiday season
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A national liberal arts college of 1,200, the College's mission still reflects the influence of the Quakers who founded it in 1847; enabling students to engage a changing world.
All across Richmond and Wayne County fairy dwellings have magically appeared in shops, cafes, museums, gardens, and galleries.
The Gennett Records branch of the now-defunct Starr Piano Company is well-known for its groundbreaking recordings of numerous jazz pioneers like Louis Armstrong, Hoagy Carmichael, Jelly Roll Morton and Duke Ellington. Once located on the banks of the Whitewater River in the center of Richmond, Gennett Records also recorded many pioneers in other styles of American music. Blues artist Thomas A.
Recently selected as a top small-town getaway by Midwest Living Magazine editors, Centerville is a town that time forgot offering a charming inn and intriguing antique and specialty shops. Centerville was an important stop along the National Road in the 19th century.
A grouping of 19th and early 20th century industrial structures. Today, these buildings house antique stores, a microbrewery, fabulous locally owned restaurants, unique shops, murals, Model T Museum, coffee house, and more!
In recent years, the Coffin House was ranked by The History Channel as one of the nation’s Top 25 Historical Sites. In 2016, The Smithsonian named the Levi Coffin House Interpretive Center as one of twelve new museums around the world to visit. Voted as one of the top Museums in the state of Indiana by Indiana Office of Tourism Development.
Artists Bill and Jeanne Magaw’s quaint small farm and working studio is dotted with playful, peaceful metal sculptures and “wind machines” which are made with their own hands. Their art is totally captivating. It excites the eye and stimulates the senses. The couple welcomes you to their farm to share their creative artwork, which is available for purchase.
Overbeck Pottery, produced between 1911 and 1955, is recognized as an important part of our national art history. The museum preserves the creative art of the six Overbeck sisters, who lived and worked in Cambridge City, Indiana. Located inside the Cambridge City Library.
New Boswell Brewery & Tap Room is Richmond's first Microbrewery since prohibition. Located in the Depot District, the Tap Room is an inviting place to meet with friends and enjoy each other. 8 taps and 20 different varieties of uniquely brewed beer available on rotation. Growlers are always available for purchase. Craft root beer is available too!
The welcome mat is always out to you and your family, whether for a relaxing overnight retreat, an antique treasure hunting adventure or for a family getaway, Richmond/Wayne County is a great destination. Make this your first stop on your trip for a free coupon book!!
The Indiana University East sculpture exhibit features seven captivating contemporary works. The
tranquil outdoor gallery is the perfect place to pause for reflection or enlightenment.
Every two years artists from across the United States are invited to submit their work for consideration
to be included in the sculpture garden.
Overbeck Art Pottery was produced in the family home, built in 1830's. The house was rescued from demolition in 1973 and restored as a private residence. A coal-oil fired kiln is in the square kiln house. Donations accepted. Tours available by appointment.