Uniquely Wayne County
You won't find these anywhere but Richmond | Wayne County, Indiana!
Founded in the 1890s, Abbott's Candy Shop is nationally known for tasty homemade caramels and chocolates. Every Wednesday from 9-2, free tours are available so visitors can watch how the chocolates and caramels are created.
A national liberal arts college of 1,200, the College's mission still reflects the influence of the Quakers who founded it in 1847; enabling students to engage a changing world.
All across Richmond and Wayne County fairy dwellings have magically appeared in shops, cafes, museums, gardens, and galleries.
The Gennett Records branch of the now-defunct Starr Piano Company is well-known for its groundbreaking recordings of numerous jazz pioneers like Louis Armstrong, Hoagy Carmichael, Jelly Roll Morton and Duke Ellington. Once located on the banks of the Whitewater River in the center of Richmond, Gennett Records also recorded many pioneers in other styles of American music. Blues artist Thomas A.
The Heartland Wine & Ale Trail spotlights the flavor of local wineries and breweries located in eastern Indiana and western Ohio. With ten stops along the trail, you will find your experience to be a refreshing retreat, with each location offering a distinctive atmosphere, and personalized service for both the wine and ale enthusiast.
Recently selected as a top small-town getaway by Midwest Living Magazine editors, Centerville is a town that time forgot offering a charming inn and intriguing antique and specialty shops. Centerville was an important stop along the National Road in the 19th century.
A grouping of 19th and early 20th century industrial structures. Today, these buildings house antique stores, a microbrewery, fabulous locally owned restaurants, unique shops, murals, Model T Museum, coffee house, and more!
An 8 acre winery & brewery nestled in a country setting, walking trails, and pond are a part of the wonderful landscape. Outdoor seating available on deck and authentic Italian wood-fire oven.
NEW: Levi and Catharine Coffin Interpretive Center opened in December 2016, and was recently featured by Smithsonian Magazine as one of the Twelve New Museums to Visit in 2016!
Nationally and internationally known, the Magaws create unique, contemporary metal and wood sculptures for gardens, interiors, and businesses. Browse through their studio full of one-of-a-kind sculptures.
Over 80 vibrant murals are woven along city streets in an inspiring collage of Richmond/Wayne County's historic past. This self-guided trail through Wayne County will be awe-stricken by the details and artistic abilities showcased in these public works of art.
Overbeck Pottery, produced between 1911 and 1955, is recognized as an important part of our national art history. The museum preserves the creative art of the six Overbeck sisters, who lived and worked in Cambridge City, Indiana. Located inside the Cambridge City Library.
New Boswell Brewery & Tap Room is Richmond's first Microbrewery since prohibition. Located in the Depot District, the Tap Room is an inviting place to meet with friends and enjoy each other. Relax inside on the couch or enjoy the breeze on the patio. 8 taps and 20 different varieties of uniquely brewed beer available on rotation. Growlers are always available for purchase.
The welcome mat is always out to you and your family, whether for a relaxing overnight retreat, an antique treasure hunting adventure or for a family getaway, Richmond/Wayne County is a great destination. Make this your first stop on your trip for a free coupon book!!
Overbeck Art Pottery was produced in the family home, built in 1830's. The house was rescued from demolition in 1973 and restored as a private residence. A coal-oil fired kiln is in the square kiln house. Donations accepted. Tours available by appointment.
Pappaw's Hunny Farm is a small, but growing, honey farm nestled two miles north of Hagerstown, IN, a charming small town in northwest Wayne County. Our interest in honey bees grew out of our general desire to lead a simpler life, allowing our ten acres to provide for as many of our needs as possible. The honey bee adventure began with 4 hives in 2010 and has grown exponentially since then!