251 West State Road 120
Fremont, IN 46737
Phone: (260) 495-7131
Fax: (260) 495-7004
Arts & Museums
The American Museum of Magic houses over half a million exhibits that include props used by famous magicians, photographs, books and magazines; all dedicated to the study of magic. Open to public, it is home to some of the rarest pieces in the world; the floating bulb that was designed by Thomas Edison is one such example. Open times may vary, so it is recommended you call ahead.
Established in 1871, the Kingman Museum has been teaching the community of Battle Creek about natural history and world history for more than a century! Located on the Limit Street, the treasures here have no limits! With excellent programs for school children that focus on fun-learning, the museum also features a well maintained planetarium and a gift shop. Not to be missed here are the 1939 preserved human embryos and fetuses that swing between spooky, bizarre and beautiful. One of the very few places in the country to display almost fully developed fetuses, the Kingman Museum makes for an interesting visit! Open for public on Saturdays and Sundays between 12p and 4p, it is open only for private groups between Tuesdays and Thursdays.
Founded in 1984, the gallery provides picture framing to your art piece. Frames that suit your taste are available and their manufactures are renowned names like Bella, Engelsen, Roma, Larson Juhi, Engelsen and Nielsen. To improve the decor of your houses or offices get your art wares framed here. Those who use the service of this gallery include photographers, interior decorators and restaurants. Pictures of landscapes, figurative paintings, abstract paintings, potraits of Gods all are tastefully and artistically framed.
This center celebrates Kalamazoo's history as a celery farming center through its many tours, museums, and exhibits. Included are a turn-of-the-century schoolhouse, a 1930's grain elevator, the Hayloft Theatre, and the 1846 Stuart Mansion.
Established in 1977, the Kalamazoo Aviation History Museum, also called the Air Zoo, is located on Portage Road in near Downtown Portage. Displaying an eclectic collection of rare and antique aircrafts that includes a space simulator, the museum is also home to the biggest indoor, hand painted mural in the world. Just a few miles away from the Kalamazoo-Battle Creek International Airport, it also features a canteen and a gift shop. There are also many flight simulators on the offer.
For 9 years art classes were going on and the museum was organized from it. Theodore Thieme donated 10 paintings in 1921 and thats how the museum got started. Although this museum is small it's educational. Its great for kids who learn history, and due to its small size get over with it before it starts boring them. The museum has also got shopping to offer, with books, jewellery and art work for sale.
The Historical Center was founded in the early 1920s, with a minimal collection of historical items. Till date it has a stocked a collection of over 20,000 items that put light on the defining moments in Fort Wayne's historical past. The aim is to create an awareness of the history and heritage of the city. The Center over the years, has played host to special events and also hold lectures and talks. Rental facilities are available as well.
The History Center is an architectural landmark. Housed in the former city hall and jail, the museum provides three floors of Fort Wayne and Allen County history with interactive and multi-sensory learning stations.
The Lincoln Museum houses the world
The Castle Gallery was built in the early 1900s, as a wedding memorabilia for B. Paul Mossman. This place achieved the distinction of being recognized as a historical monument in the National register. It was later refurbished in 1995, and has since being serving as a gallery where renowned artists showcase their art work. It holds event featuring paintings in panoramic locations. The gallery also plays host to art exhibitions and exhibits works by Andrea Bojrab, Carolyn Fehsenfeld, Dennis J Wojkiewicz, Jane Meredith and Rick Wilson etc. Browse through the website for a complete schedule of the events. Call ahead and fix an appointment if you're planning a visit on Saturdays.
With over 24 years experience and a degree in Fine Arts, James Jur is the owner of this gallery. He is famed for his wood sculpture. Artisan Gallery And Custom Framing is situated in Morris Building at Broadway plaza. The products of Midwest regional artists are showcased and sold here. A tasteful atmosphere is maintained at this gallery and the products sold here are known for their quality.
Since 1983, the Orchard Gallery is dedicated completely providing the artists a stage to showcase their creation and earn their livelihood thereby. There is always a resident artist present through the gallery's working hours to help you to solve your queries and guide you into purchasing the correct art piece. The gallery holds several art exhibitions through the year, largely showcasing the work of local artists. The kind of art displayed is clay-work, jewelry, painting, fabric, photography, wood working and sculpture. The recognized names that have displayed their work here are Ales Pancner, Paula Crill, Suzi Emley and Renata Pancner.