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Sunday Only
12:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Monday - Saturday
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM

For Groups

Exciting & Multi-Sensory

A warm welcome awaits every visitor. Each exhibit entices your nearer to its treasure. Browse a selection of souvenirs before or after the exhibits. Book your group visit online.

  1. The Archivist's Office
  2. Exploring Natural History
  3. Exploring Our Caves
  4. Early County History
  5. The Civil War

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Must have a minimum group size of 15. Payment must be made by 1 person in advance of arrival.

 

Daily Admission & Hours
Adults 13+
$5.00
Children 3-12
$3.00

Individual or School Field Trip pricing is available.

  • Monday - Saturday
    9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
  • Sunday Only
    12:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Years Day

Discovery Center Exhibits

  • The Archivist's Office Photo
  • The Archivist's Office Photo
  • The Archivist's Office Photo
  • The Archivist's Office Photo

The Archivist's Office

History Comes Alive


Portraits        Artifacts        Interactive Surprises

Using rare primary documents, talking portraits and unique artifacts, this gallery provides a fascinating, exciting look into how our story began.

  • Exploring Natural History Photo
  • Exploring Natural History Photo
  • Exploring Natural History Photo
  • Exploring Natural History Photo

Exploring Natural History

Discover Nature's Rhythm


Tree Canopy        Specimens & Flora        Animal Life

This dynamic and immersive gallery explores the diverse ecosystems that make Harrison County a great place to live, work, and visit. Interact with birds and animals native to our area in this brightly colored, hands-on gallery.

  • Exploring Our Caves Photo
  • Exploring Our Caves Photo

Exploring Our Caves

Underground Wonder


Cave Systems        Exploration        Cave Dwellers

Harrison County has over 600 known caves and the incredible Binkley Cave System. To salute this unique feature, you can handle cave exploring gear, search for cave dwellers, and more. When you are ready to move on, crawl through a cave entry to the next gallery!

  • Early County History Photo
  • Early County History Photo
  • Early County History Photo

Early County History

Complex & Conflicted


Native Americans        Vigilantes!        Founders

Corydon is Indiana’s hometown! The fascinating stories of the rich historical events and people who helped to form early Indiana are showcased in this gallery.

  • The Civil War Photo
  • The Civil War Photo
  • The Civil War Photo

The Civil War

Conflict Creeps Northward


Alice Dean        Morgan's Raid        Battle of Corydon

The American Civil War left few corners of America unscathed. There were only two recognized battles fought north of the Mason-Dixon Line; one of those battles was the Battle of Corydon. In this 360-degree multimedia presentation, you will find yourself in the middle of the action as the battle occurs around you.

More Info

  • Where is off-street parking?

    Off-street parking is 2 blocks from the Discovery Center.

    Off-street parking: 109 Poplar Street, Corydon, IN 47112

    Off-street Parking: 109 Poplar Street, Corydon, IN 47112

  • What food options are nearby?

    There are nearby restaurants if your group wants to eat before or after your event. Room rental with catering options are also available.

  • Can you accomodate large groups?

    We can accommodate a total of 15 people (children and adults) every 10 minutes, or about 100 per hour. Larger groups can be arranged with advance notice.

  • Is there a gift shop?

    Yes! We have an assortment of affordable, appealing items to choose from. You will be sure to find something unique to help you remember your visit.