Benjamin Harrison Presidential Site is a historical landmark in Indiana. Students experience history firsthand when they visit the home of Indiana’s only U.S. President. The tours to this beautiful home and landmark are all guided tours. From the Holiday Inn Indianapolis- Carmel start out going east on Pennsylvania Pky toward N College Ave, turn right onto N College Ave, take the 1st right onto E 96th St, turn left onto N Meridian St, turn left onto E 11th St, turn left onto N Delaware St, Benjamin Harrison Presidential Site is on the left.
The mission of the Benjamin Harrison Presidential Site is to increase public understanding of, appreciation for, and participation in the American system of self government through the life stories, arts and culture of an American President. The vision of the Benjamin Harrison Presidential Site is the renewal and reinvigoration of the mutual covenant between those who govern and those who are governed, which is at the heart of the American Experiment in self-government. The Benjamin Harrison Presidential Site, a not for profit, tax-exempt organization, is dedicated to maintaining and preserving the President Benjamin Harrison Home as a museum and memorial to the only President of the United States elected from the State of Indiana. Open to the public as an educational and historical service, the museum seeks to promote patriotism and citizenship through appropriate educational activities and by artfully exhibiting the Victorian time period as Harrison and his family might have experienced it.
Address: 1230 North Delaware Street, Indianapolis, IN
Phone Number: (317) 631-1898
Hours of operation: Monday through Saturday from 10am to 3:30pm (Tours on the hour and half-hour.)
Sun also in June & July from 12:30pm-3:30pm (Tours on the hour and half-hour)