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Haan Museum of Indiana Art

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The Haan Museum of Indiana Art is definitely deserving a spot on Trip Advisor’s list of the very... read more

Reviewed October 8, 2018
Joan C
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This was quite a pleasant surprise. I call this a hidden gem.

I attended a meeting held here in August and following the meeting we were given a tour of the... read more

Reviewed September 18, 2018
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What makes a tour of the Haan Museum so memorable? The Classical Revival mansion was the Connecticut Building at the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair. Many parts are from a 1760 Connecticut mansion. The Museum shows the best collection of paintings by...more
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920 State St, Lafayette, IN 47905-1215
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Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

The Haan Museum of Indiana Art is definitely deserving a spot on Trip Advisor’s list of the very best things to do in Lafayette, Indiana. The beautifully restored, decorated and furnished historic mansion alone would be worth seeing, but add the impressive collection of paintings,...More

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Ellie H, Founding Board member at Haan Museum of Indiana Art, responded to this reviewResponded October 12, 2018

Thank you, Joan. We appreciate your enthusiasm, and hope that you'll visit again soon.

Reviewed October 2, 2018

This is more for adults i think. People who love art would like this place. If you like older homes this is one of lafayeetes oldest. It once was featured at the chicago worlds fair and was move here. It also has a special Christmas...More

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Ellie H, Founding Board member at Haan Museum of Indiana Art, responded to this reviewResponded October 12, 2018

Thank you. Whether they like architecture, art, or history, there's something for everyone. Some people love the building, some only have eyes for the paintings, others are interested in the furniture or ceramics. Christmas at the Museum is a great time to bring kids. It...More

Reviewed September 18, 2018

I attended a meeting held here in August and following the meeting we were given a tour of the Museum. I was quite surprised at the breadth and quality of their collection of Indiana art. In addition, the collection is housed in a beautiful old...More

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Ellie H, Founding Board member at Haan Museum of Indiana Art, responded to this reviewResponded September 23, 2018

Thank you. We're glad you enjoyed it, and hope that you'll come back again. It won't be long before Christmas tours open, and that's a great time to visit.

Reviewed September 16, 2018

My daughter and I visited the Haan Mansion Museum of Indiana Art last weekend; I’d been wanting to check out this local gem for some time since the facility is only open during a few afternoons during the week. Wikipedia claims the Haan Museum houses...More

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Ellie H, Founding Board member at Haan Museum of Indiana Art, responded to this reviewResponded September 23, 2018

Thank you, Eric. We're so glad you shared your experience. I would like to clarify that the art collection, while quite large, is not the biggest - it's the best works by Indiana's most important artists. That includes not just paintings, but decorative ceramics as...More

Reviewed September 11, 2018

The Haan museum contains the finest collection of TC Steele and friends' paintings I have seen outside of the TC Steele home in southern Indiana. The Haans are devoted to Indiana art and provide a unique museum experience. Thank you for this resource in Tippecanoe...More

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Ellie H, Founding Board member at Haan Museum of Indiana Art, responded to this reviewResponded September 13, 2018

You're welcome, Julianne. I hope you'll visit again soon. Christmas is a great time to visit!

Reviewed September 5, 2018

We were looking for something to do in Lafayette and found this mansion museum. It was filled with the work of Indiana artists, which include some very famous works that you can't see anywhere else. Lots of pottery as well. The tour is very interesting,...More

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Ellie H, Founding Board member at Haan Museum of Indiana Art, responded to this reviewResponded September 13, 2018

Thank you, Kate. We're still amazed at the paintings and ceramics.that were produced in Indiana. I'm glad that you were here on a day that you could enjoy the sculpture garden.

Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

This was my second visit to the mansion and I saw so many pieces that I hadn't seen last time I was here. I truly think you could go everyday for a month and still find something new. A wonderful gym in Lafayette not-to-be-missed.More

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Ellie H, Founding Board member at Haan Museum of Indiana Art, responded to this reviewResponded August 6, 2018

Thank you, Diana! I hope you'll come again soon. You're right - there is so much to see that you can't grasp it in one trip. Some people just look and the paintings, some prefer the ceramics, some concentrate on the furniture, and others are...More

Reviewed August 2, 2018

We were in town for the day and a dear friend recommended the museum at the last minute. We were having lunch down the street and decided to check it out. What a wonderful surprise! From the beautiful pieces of art, paintings, one of a...More

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Ellie H, Founding Board member at Haan Museum of Indiana Art, responded to this reviewResponded August 6, 2018

Thank you! We continue to be impressed by the beautiful paintings and ceramics created here in Indiana. They are among the best in the country. The music box still amazes me every time I see it in action and think about someone making it in...More

Reviewed July 13, 2018

Wonderful afternoon touring the Haan Museum with it's fabulous collection of Paintings and other art by Indiana artists. The painting collection is beyond wonderful. Also, many pieces of unique antique furniture of the time. The music boxes were my favorite. Enjoyed walking thru the sculpture...More

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Ellie H, Founding Board member at Haan Museum of Indiana Art, responded to this reviewResponded July 21, 2018

Thank you, Lynn. We love the historic Indiana paintings, but there are so many other treasures in the Museum. The orchestral music box still amazes me every time I see it in action, and the Wooton desk (a very rare superior grade) is another favorite....More

Reviewed July 6, 2018

We arrived at noon, only to realize it did not open until 1pm...what a wait! Great works of Indiana art, Steele paintings, and awesome artifacts. Ellie is quite the tour guide!

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Ellie H, Founding Board member at Haan Museum of Indiana Art, responded to this reviewResponded July 21, 2018

Thank you, John. I'm glad you enjoyed it. I hope you took time to wander through the Sculpture Garden while you waited.

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Susan S
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Response from Ellie H | Property representative |
Hi Trix, We're open from 1 to 4 every Wednesday through Saturday.
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