Fort Wayne is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Fort Wayne one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Fort Wayne is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Fort Wayne or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Fort Wayne. Explore the historical monuments of Fort Wayne with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Fort Wayne guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Fort Wayne page for the complete list of attractions and activities.
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Top Historical Fort Wayne landmarks
Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of Fort Wayne.
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4000 Parnell Ave, Fort Wayne, IN 46805, United States
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
Opened in 1952, the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum is a multi purpose arena hosting events, concerts (the place is the performing stage for international artists) and performing arts.
The hockey home team of Komets started playing here in 1952 and the famous speech in this arena by President Harry S. Truman in 1958 is known by all.
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Rivergreenway, Fort Wayne, IN 46805, United States
The last fort to stand among 3, the fort was constructed by Major John Whistler and his men during 1815 — 1816. The fort is a non-profit based attraction and is taken care of by volunteers and donations from visitors.
Events held at the fort.
Tour of the fort.
Even though the interiors are inaccessible without tours and ...
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302 E Berry St, Fort Wayne, IN 46802, United States
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
Visiting Fort Wayne without knowing its rich history is a story half told. The Historic Centre fills up the space in every tourist’s check list by offering stories from the city’s forefather.
Tools and Weapons from the end of the last Ice age.
Miami Indian History (Little Turtle’s exhibit).
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1122 S Clinton St, Fort Wayne, IN 46802, United States
07:00 am - 05:00 pm
Built in 1859-60, the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception is the liveliest church you will visit in the city. There are ceremonies and services held here regularly and together with the nearby Cathedral Museum, Gift shop and Book store the place offers a peek into the world of 13th century art, modern souvenirs and a spiritual experience.
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1500 Coliseum Blvd E, Fort Wayne, IN 46805, United States
08:00 am - 06:00 pm
Johnny Appleseed Park is more of an activity center than just a normal park. Flooded with events and activities almost all throughout the year, the park is known for its camping grounds, festivals and lush greenery.
Boating, sailing and fishing
Walking trails and pathways especially the Rivergreenway.