Guided History Tours


June 21, 2018
“Hoosier Poet” James Whitcomb Riley Home, Indianapolis, IN
Please join Settler members and friends for a Guided History Day-Trip to the “Hoosier Poet” James Whitcomb Riley Home. Lunch at Shapiro’s Deli (on your own), and visit the Historic Indianapolis City Market. Departure will be from the Swinney Homestead (1424 W. Jefferson Blvd. in Fort Wayne) at 8:30 am and return to the Homestead by 5:00 pm. The cost of the trip is $60. Call (260) 747-1229 for information and reservations.


September 27, 2018
Canal Boat Ride on the Historic Wabash and Erie Canal
Settlers will host a Guided History Day-Trip to Delphi, IN for a tour of the Canal Village, Garden Tea House (Lunch on your own), a Canal Boat ride, and a visit to Norway Gardens. Departure will be from the Swinney Homestead (1424 W. Jefferson Blvd. in Fort Wayne) at 8:30 am and return to the Homestead by 6:00 pm. The cost of the trip is $60. Call (260) 747-1229 for information and reservations.


March 21, 2019
History Tour of the Allen County Courthouse and the Swinney House with Lunch
Settlers, Inc. will host History Tours of the Allen County Courthouse and the Thomas & Lucy Swinney House, Thursday, March 21, 2019; 10:00 am -2:00 pm.; Cost: $25 per person. Transportation is not included. The event begins with a tour of the Historic Swinney House located at 1424 W. Jefferson Blvd., Fort Wayne. The first floor is handicap accessible.
Luncheon will be served by Settler members. Parking is free at the Swinney House. After lunch, guests will depart from the Swinney House and meet at the Allen County Courthouse, 715 S. Calhoun Street to continue the tour. Call (260) 747-1229 for information and reservations.


 

 

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