to the Benjamin Harrison Presidential Site
Students experience history firsthand when they visit the home of Indiana's only U.S. president. Programs are designed to enrich curriculum and are available for all elementary grades.
Call (317) 631-2717 weekdays from 9am to 5pm.
Teachers, bus drivers and one adult chaperone per 15 students are admitted free.
Each additional adult chaperone pays $6.
Contact the Education Department for payment arrangements.
Facilities and Features
- South lawn is available for picnics, with prior notice (tables are limited and trash bags not provided).
- Gift Shop (Group Order Forms available).
- Special tours for sight and hearing impaired visitors.
- Online program materials upon request.
- Supplementary materials to teachers for tour and program preparation.
- Restroom Facilities: White building with brown trim is located behind the home and may be utilized before or after your visit. Please allow extra time for a restroom break.
- Additional charge of $20 per group for lunch use of class room (due to limited availability, advanced notice is required).
Please note: The R.B. Annis Presidential Classroom accommodates up to 60 students. Larger groups at the same time on the same date must use the program and tour package ($5 per student) for a "flip-flop" in which half of the group tours while the other half has a program. A package visit lasts up to 2.5 hours.