Leora Brown School

Leora
400 East Summit Street
Corydon, IN 47112
812-738-3376

A simple one-room wooden structure built in 1891 for the education of black children. The school stands as a testament to the motivation of African-American children taught during the days of segregation. It is one of Indiana’s oldest standing African-American elementary/secondary schools. The Brown School is used as both a historic site and cultural/educational center. Thus, at times the building may be in use for various functions, which may impact the public’s access. Please call ahead to confirm.

Open by appointment only.

Leora Brown School

400 East Summit Street
Corydon, IN 47112

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