History Extravaganza


On Sunday, September 10, 2017 from 12:00 to 4:00 p.m., the Evansville Museum will host its initial History Extravaganza.This family-friendly activity will have something for everyone, including hands-on history activities, presentations on local history, booths of local history organizations, historical re-enactors and more.

Highlights of the day include:

– Antique Bicycle Exhibition and    
  Demonstrations by the Indiana
  and Kentucky Chapters of the

– The Lincoln Boyhood Adventure
  Mobile Play Area from Lincoln
  Boyhood National Memorial

– Informational Booths and
  Activities from many Local History

-Demonstrations by the Society for Creative Anachronism

– Speakers on Local History including, Dennis Au on the McCurdy Hotel, Harold Morgan on local transportation history, Stan Schmitt on the 1947 Evansville Centennial Parade with historic film footage in cooperation with the Vanderburgh County Historical Society and Joe Engler on the growth of schools in Evansville

Ticker Pricing

$12 Adult Not-Yet Members

$8 Youth Not-Yet Members

Free – Museum Members