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Date/Time Event
09/24/2020
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Essenhaus Weekly Cruise-in Car Show
Essenhaus Family Restaurant, Middlebury IN
09/24/2020
11:00 pm - 2:00 am
Crown Point Car Cruise
Bulldog park, Crown Point IN
09/25/2020
7:00 am - 9:00 am
Fourth Friday At the International Center Cancelled
Valparaiso International Center, Valparaiso IN
09/25/2020
8:00 am
Hiking in Northwest Indiana
09/26/2020
8:00 am - 1:00 pm
Crown Point Farmer's Market
Bulldog park, Crown Point IN
09/26/2020
8:00 am - 1:00 pm
Michigan City Farmers Market
Downtown Michigan City, Michiagn City IN
10/03/2020
8:00 am - 1:00 pm
Michigan City Farmers Market
Downtown Michigan City, Michiagn City IN
10/08/2020
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
The Greens at the Steel Yard - a Golfing Experience
10/11/2020
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Haunted Trails & Ghost Stories Cancelled
Friendship Botanic Gardens, Michigan city IN
10/23/2020
7:00 am - 9:00 am
Fourth Friday At the International Center Cancelled
Valparaiso International Center, Valparaiso IN
10/23/2020 - 10/24/2020
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Haunted Hayrides, by ABATE
Sunset Hill Farm County Park, Valparaiso IN
10/30/2020 - 10/31/2020
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Haunted Hayrides, by ABATE
Sunset Hill Farm County Park, Valparaiso IN

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Barker Mansion

Contact: Jessica Rosier
Work 631 Washington St Michigan City IN 46360 United StatesWork Phone: (219) 873-1520Website: http://www.barkermansion.com/
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Biographical Info

TOURS

Tuesday-Saturday through November 25*
1 pm
Art, architecture, and opulent décor compliment the story of John H. Barker, turn-of-the-century freight car industrialist and philanthropist. Learn about his daughter, Catherine, who became the world’s richest orphan at age 14, and the continued Barker legacy. Tour lasts 1.5 hours. Cost is $5 per adult and $2 per child.

*There will be no mansion tour on November 11 due to Veterans’ Day. The mansion will be closed for tours from November 26-December 5 for final Christmas preparations.

MANSION RENTALS

The mansion is available for your wedding, recital, bridal shower, or meeting. Outdoor formal gardens and elegant indoor spaces can accommodate up to 70 guests. Call (219) 873-1520 for details, including pricing.

SHARE YOUR TIME WITH US!

Would you like to volunteer your time and talent at the Barker Mansion? We’re looking for help with staffing the front desk, leading tours, gardening, housekeeping, clerical work, and more. Stop by for a volunteer application or contact us.

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