555 South Third Street
Terre Haute, IN 47807
Phone: (812) 235-3333
Fax: (812) 232-9563
Set upon the waters of the Wabash River, Fairbanks Park witnesses a spate of cultural events at its amphitheater and sprawling lawns. Music, movie and art festivals are a common occurrence at this well-planned park that welcomes visitors on non-event days too. Families on picnics and groups of friends can be sighted on weekends and summers, enjoying the designated play areas, shelters and barbecue grills. Boating and angling by the lakeside is another favorite past time of regulars and locals.
America's largest public coral reef display.
Collett Park was founded in 1883 on lands donated by philanthropist Josephus Collett. The locality surrounding the park is called the Collett Park Neighborhood Historic District.
The Highland Lawn Cemetery is a cemetery that is serving the city since 1884. Perfectly exemplifying the Richardsonian Romanesque style of architecture, it features a chapel and mausoleums.
Providing the residents of Paris, Illonois a small haven of books since its opening in 1904, the Paris Carnegie Public Library still stands erect today. Built in the Classic Revival architectural style, the library boasts a rich history of being funded by the Paris Women’s Club owing to the efforts of Andrew Carnegie. Added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2002, the library is still in operation today.
A recreated Turn-of-the-Century Village that features craft demonstrations, 30 historic buildings, a tree lined creek with 3 authentic covered bridges and a fun horse pulled wagon ride. This facility offers premiere historical special events and is the home of the Billie Creek General Store.
Historic and beautiul covered bridges.