2508 Hwy 41 North
Evansville, IN 47711
Phone: (812) 425-1092
Fax: (812) 426-1462
Canvas & Conversation offers a variety of art entertainment activities and parties for all ages that use acrylic paints. The activities coordinator is an Indiana State licensed teacher. No artistic skills are necessary as their entertaining and talented instructors guide participants step-by-step to create their own masterpiece on canvas to take home at the end of the session. They specialize in "Mommy & Me" sessions, open painting sessions, children's parties, bridal showers, baby showers, woman's groups, and date nights, as well as evening sessions with a pre-selected picture to paint using acrylics. They have four dynamic and personable art instructors that make the sessions fun and entertaining. \\
Wesselman Woods Nature Preserve is secured in midst of beautiful trees and trails. Family, fun & flourishing nature—all can mingle for an exhilarating experience. All the possible children's events in nature is taken care for. For families, it has night hiking, campfires, special events for the bird lovers and for the kids, there choices are innumerable. There are wood & walking stick carving classes, bird, butterfly & squirrel house building workshops & scout programs too. Weekends, holidays or just the evenings, sparing time to visit Wesselman Woods; one of the best places to be close to pristine nature.
Open May through December, AdventureLand has two miniature 18-hole golf courses where you can test your skills with caves, waterfalls, and streams.
Known as "The New Central Library," it features collection rooms, a computer lab, two floors of public service space, meeting rooms, a children's area, cafe, and a courtyard.
Designed by architect Henry W. Wolters, the Old Vanderburgh County Courthouse is a fine example of Neo-Baroque architecture.
Hands on Discovery Children's Museum is a 20,000 square foot children's learning center featuring interactive exhibits for the whole family.
A restored Georgian style home built of brick and stone, the Willard Carpenter House features a balanced facade and a classic facade.
The imposing structure brick structure on the Southeast Third Street has its history rooted in the middle of 19th Century. This Methodist church was first established in 1865 and was the first of its kind in the city. Today, the people of Evansville visit this huge religious center for various community activities, as well as religious events. The church organizes various programs for kids as well as adults to spread the teachings from the bible. Sunday morning worships are held for the members of the church, with the soothing sounds from the Wicks Pipe Organ played by the members of the church choir.
Indiana's oldest zoo, Mesker Park Zoo & Botanic Garden extends over 70 acres and has more than 625 animals from 200 species living in natural habitats surrounded by exotic plants, wildflowers, and trees. Children will love the Enchanted Forest, bumper boats, tram, and the Discovery Center.
Mesker Park Zoo has been conserving and providing a shelter to different species of animals since its inception. Check website for more details.
A nine-hole miniature golf course, Howell Park Par 3 Miniature Golf is fun for the whole family.
The history of this site dates back to over a thousand years and has been home to many Native Americans. It is one of the best preserved prehistoric Native American sites tht can be found in the United States of America. This place is of immense historical importance and is full of pre-historic artifacts such as site of the chief's residence, religious locaations, burial sites, garbage dumping grounds and even natural elevations. This site is named after the Angel family that owned a farmstead here till the year 1938.