2030 Northgate Drive
West Lafayette, IN 47906
Phone: (765) 567-7100
Fax: (765) 567-9085
The Wolf Park is primly located in the Battle Ground vicinity of the U.S. State of Indiana. The establishment of the park dates back to 1972 and it's basically a voluntary organization that focuses on research. Foxes, wolves, bison can be seen here, and the park is also open to visitors during specific period of the year. Check website for details.
Wildcat Creek Winery offers a wide range of wines and is open to public visitation. Their wines are produced from Midwestern grapes and are rich in flavor. Their tasting room tours are quite delightful. Many visitors have praised their Aunt Minnie's Cherry Tree and the lovely ambiance.
Wildcat Creek Park lies close to the spectacular Wildcat Creek. It is a beautiful expanse with dense vegetation and houses some rare trees. The park has picnic spaces, hiking and walking trails and other facilities.
St. John's Episcopal Church in Lafayette, Indiana is a historic church. The church was built in 1857 by William Tinsley using major Gothic Revival influences. The church today has various wings and activities for children, youth and women and is actively involved in community service too. It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1978.
Site of the 1811 battle between Tecumseh and Harrison.
Since it was established in 1869, Purdue University has grown from one institution with 150 acres of land to a 6-univeristy system throughout the state of Indiana. A member of the Big Ten conference, this West Lafayette campus is the flagship and original of the entire system. Academically, the university is particularly renowned for its competitive engineering program and aviation program, which has produced 23 astronauts throughout its history, including Neil Armstrong.
This Neoclassical building was used by the railroad until 1959 and now features an art gallery and a 200 seat auditorium. Many community events and performances are held here.
The Five Points Fire Station Museum is dedicated to the firefighters in the 1930s. The museum has a good collection of exhibits like fire toys, coats, helmets, fire tools and much more.
The Tippecanoe County Courthouse dates back to the 1880s era and is also incorporated in the U.S. National Register of Historic Places. This historical courthouse continues to serve Lafayette; check website for details.
Genealogical and historic research library that contains books, files, and more on Tippecanoe County history. There is also an extensive collection of books and materials on Native Americans available.
The Tippecanoe County Historical Association is dedicated to preserve the local history and make the visitors and the local residents aware of the important happenings in the past. The association is responsible for the administration of important sites like the Tippecanoe Battlefield, Frank Arganbright Genealogy Center, etc.
You can find a large selection of books, reference materials, and information resources at this library, as well as children's programs and Internet usage.