African-American Museum – www.myblackinfo.com – 436 E Douglas. Hours are Tuesday-Friday 9am-1pm, Saturday Noon to 4pm, and Sunday by appointment. Admission is $3 for adults and $2 for children. 420-0765.
Allen County Courthouse – www.co.allen.in.us – 715 S Calhoun. Hours are Monday-Friday 8am-4:30pm. For tours call 449-4246.
Allen County Public Library Genealogy Research Department – www.acpl.lib.in.us – The Genealogy Department is open Monday – Thursday from 9am to 9pm; Friday and Saturday from 9am to 6pm; and Sundays from 12pm to 5pm at the main library.
American Heritage Village – www.wwiivictory.org – 5634 County Road 11A, Auburn. The WWII Victory Museum & Kruse Automotive & Carriage Museum Hours are 9-5 Daily. Admission is $10 for adults, $8 for seniors, and $6 for children 7-12. 927-9144.
Auburn Cord Duesenburg Museum – www.acdmuseum.org – 1600 South Wayne St, Auburn, admission is $8 for adults, $5 for students, and admission is free to residents of DeKalb County on Wednesdays. Open daily from 9am to 5pm. 925-1444.
Bass Mansion – www.sf.edu/library – Saint Francis University, 2701 Spring St., Open Monday through Thursday, 8am to 9pm, Friday, 8 to 4:30pm, Saturday, Noon to 5pm, and Sunday, 1pm to 5pm. Admission is by donation. 434-3194.
Black Pine Animal Park - www.blackpineanimalpark.com – The park is open daily Memorial Day through Labor Day from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., plus weekends in May, September and October from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. General admission includes self-guided tours all day and staff-guided tours scheduled daily. Admission is $6 for children ages 3-12, $7 for adults, $6.50 for seniors 55+. Senior discounts every Tuesday during summer season. Children under two are free. (260) 636-7383.
Diehm Museum of Natural History – 600 Franke Park Dr., Open daily from Noon to 5pm, $2 for adults, and $1 for children. 427-6708.
Foellinger Freimann Botanical Conservatory - www.botanicalconservatory.org Hours: Tuesday through Saturday, 10am to 5pm,Thursday until 8, and Sunday Noon to 4pm. Admission: $4 for adults, $2 for children, under 2 are free. 427-6440.
Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo – www.kidszoo.org – 3411 Sherman Blvd. Open daily from 9am-5pm. Admission is: $9.50 for adults, $6.50 for children and $8.50 for seniors. 427-6800. The zoo is open through October 12.
Fort Wayne Firefighters’ Museum – www.fortwaynefiremuseum.com – 226 W Washington Blvd. Hours are Monday – Friday 10am to 4pm; Saturday 10am-3pm. Admission is $4 for adults, $3 otherwise. 426-0051.
Fort Wayne Komets - www.komets.com- Championship IHL Hockey.
Fort Wayne Mad Ants – www.fwhoops.com – Exciting NBA D-League action.
Fort Wayne Museum of Art - www.fwmoa.org – 311 E Main. Hours are 10am to 5pm Tuesday-Saturday; Thursday until 9pm; Noon-5pm Sunday. $5 adults; $3 students, $10 families. 422-6467.
Fort Wayne TinCaps – www.tincaps.com – Championship Midwest League baseball at beautiful Parkview Field.
Greater Fort Wayne Aviation Museum – www.fwairport.com – Lt. Paul Baer Terminal Building, Fort Wayne International Airport. Open daily 6am-7pm. A tour appointment is necessary to pass through security checkpoints unless a visitor is a passenger leaving from FWA. 747-4146 ext. 270.
The History Center – www.fwhistorycenter.com – 302 E Berry, Open Monday through Friday, 10am – 5pm, Saturday, Noon to 5pm, & open 1st Sunday of the month from Noon-5. Admission is $5 for adults, $3 for children, and under 5 are free. 426-2882.
The Hoosier Air Museum - www.hoosierairmuseum.org At the DeKalb County Airport in Auburn. Antique air craft on display, hands-on exhibits. The museum is open March 16-December 14. Hours are Monday-Saturday 10am-4pm, Sunday 1pm-4pm. Admission is $5 for adults, $4 for children, adults with Dekalb County Museum Passport is $4. (260) 927-0443.
McMillen Ice Arena - www.fortwayneparks.org 3901 Abbott Street. The museum is open free of charge the first Sunday of every month. Hours are Monday – Friday 12pm to 3pm and Saturday – Sunday 2:30pm to 4:30pm. General admission is $5 and $4 for seniors, and children are $3.50; Skate Rental is $2.50. 427-6769.
Mid-America Windmill Museum – www.midamericawindmillmuseum.com Located at 732 S. Allen Chapel Rd.(1000E.) in Kendallville, IN. The museum will reopen in April. (260) 897-9918.
NATMUS (National Automotive and Truck Museum of the United States) – www.natmus.org – 1000 Gordon M. Buehrig Place, Auburn, IN. Hours are Sunday through Saturday from 9am until 5pm. Admission is $7 for adults, $4 for children age 6-12, and children under 5 are free. (260) 925-9100.
Play Downtown Fort Wayne – www.playdowntownfortwayne.com – Downtown businesses are hitting a home run this summer by offering incredible discounts to encourage you to take full advantage of everything downtown has to offer. There’s never been a better time to PLAY DOWNTOWN!
The River Greenway – http://www.fortwayneparks.org – The River Greenway is a 15.5 mile trail running through Fort Wayne along the banks of the St. Mary’s, St. Joseph’s, and Maumee Rivers.
Sauder Village – www.saudervillage.com – 22611 State Route 2, Archbold, OH. Living history museum recreating life in northwest Ohio’s Great Black Swamp from the years 1802 thru 1820. Regular hours are April 29-October 26. Hours are Thursday – Saturday 10am-5pm, & Sunday from Noon – 4pm. Admission is $12.50 for adults, $6.25 for students 6-16 and seniors, Free for children 0-5.
Science Central – www.sciencecentral.org – 1950 N Clinton St. Open Wednesday through Saturday from 10am to 5pm and Sunday Noon to 5pm. Admission is $7, children 2 and under are free. 424-2400.
Swiss Heritage Village & Museum – www.swissheritage.org -1200 Swiss Way, Berne. The museum and village will reopen for the regular season on June 1. Admission is $6 for adults, seniors are $5, and $3 for children. For more information call 589-8007.
Train Town – Fort Wayne Railroad Historical Society - www.765.org 1508 Edgerton Rd., New Haven. Hours are Saturday 10am to 4pm. Admission is $4 for train riders. 493-0765.
Veteran’s Memorial Shrine and Museum – 2122 O’Day Road. Open Saturday and Sunday, 1pm – 4pm. 625-4944.
WWII Victory Museum – www.wwiivictory.org – 5634 County Road 11A, Auburn. The WWII Victory Museum & Kruse Automotive & Carriage Museum Hours are 9-5 Daily. Admission is $10 for adults, $8 for seniors, and $6 for children 7-12. 927-9144.