Historical Museum



The Whitley County Historical Museum is housed in the Columbia City home of Thomas Riley Marshall, Indiana Governor and 28th Vice President of the United States.  The Museum interprets not only the life of Thomas Marshall but also the great history of Whitley County and its peoples.  The Museum complex consists of the Marshall House, an Annex, a Carriage House, and an Outhouse.  Guided tours, detailed exhibits, and informative programming help bring Whitley County history to life for our visitors.The Whitley County Historical Museum works in conjunction with the Whitley County Historical Society.
Contact the museum at 108 W. Jefferson St, Columbia City, Indiana 46725 or by phone at (260) 244-6372.
Museum hours of operation are: Tues - Thurs 9:00am - 5:00pm and Friday 9:00am - 12:00pm
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Dani Tippmann ,
History Museum Director

108 W Jefferson St
Columbia City, IN 46725
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    Tuesday - Thursday
    9:00am - 5:00pm

    9:00am - 12:00pm

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