There is no better place to begin understanding the rich history of Southern Indiana than the Harrison County Discovery Center. This immersive experience explores the most of the historic sites in southern Indiana from the pioneer days of Daniel Boone to the Civil War. Families will also enjoy learning about the vast network of caves and caverns in southern Indiana as well before heading out to see them with your own eyes. Harrison County also offers many of the first historic sites in Indiana.
A lot of history has happened in or around the city of Corydon. The town hosts the original Indiana state capitol and the Constitutional Elm, where our first state constitution was signed.
Of course, you don't miss the Battle for Corydon Memorial Park, the site where 450 members of the Harrison County Home Guard attempted to delay Morgan's 2,400 Confederate soldiers as they marched across Indiana. This park commemorates the only Civil War battle fought on Indiana soil.
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Visit 1816 Modern Kitchen & Drinks in Historic Downtown Corydon for a contemporary spin on Southern favorites such as shrimp and girts and fried green tomatoes. Chef Scott Dickenson reinterprets far-flung comfort food favorites ranging from poutine to ramen. This restaurant’s smartly pared-down menu makes quite an impact with something interesting for everyone—meat lovers and…
Home of Indiana’s First State Capitol, Corydon’s historic buildings and sites.
Choose from 2 cabins. One cabin sleeps 4, the other sleeps 12.
Paint and sip venue offering public and private art parties, art classes and special event rental. We will help you celebrate life through art including, but not limited to, paint on canvas and crafts. We do private parties for all occasions.
Represents local artists year round at it’s gallery, the Artisan Center.
Indiana Cavern’s Bat Chaser combines ziplining and free falling in a family-friendly experience
Commemorating the only Civil War battle fought on Indiana soil. The log cabin has been restored and is open Friday Saturday and Sunday from 10-4 during the summer season.
Come on over to Baymont Inn & Suites Corydon hotel and make yourself at home.
Independently owned restaurant located in Historic Downtown Corydon.
The Beaver Street Tap Room offers a full food menu along with a great selection of craft beer, including our own signature beers.
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