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Wabash Erie Canal Park

Delphi, IN 46923
+1 765-564-2870
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Great little gem in Delphi

I absolutely love this place! There are great walking trails, a small playground for the kids and... read more

Reviewed September 7, 2017
chappy222
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Flora, Indiana
Lots of history

Very enjoyable. Lots of reading while looking at the exhibits. The lady who was working there was... read more

Reviewed August 27, 2017
Paula C
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Warren, United States
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Delphi, IN 46923
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Reviewed September 7, 2017

I absolutely love this place! There are great walking trails, a small playground for the kids and plenty of space for picnics and family get togethers. The exhibits are very informative and when they have the canal days, they have a blacksmith, a carpenter, weavers...More

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Reviewed August 27, 2017 via mobile

Very enjoyable. Lots of reading while looking at the exhibits. The lady who was working there was very informative. Enjoyed walking around the village. Would go back.

Thank Paula C
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Reviewed July 11, 2017

Entire family and myself thoroughly enjoyed our visit. We enjoyed the museum, the canal boat ride, the tour of the house, among the other attractions, along with walking a few of the trails near the park. Very well done, very well cared for, and it's...More

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Reviewed July 9, 2017

If you like living history than a stop at the Wabash Erie Canal Park in Delphi IN is a must. Slightly off the tourist flow but so worth the trip this preserved park includes the longest remaining stretch of 468 miles of watered canal that...More

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Reviewed July 6, 2017

I enjoyed the ride on the canal boat and appreciated the commentary delivered by one of the boatmen, all of whom were dressed in 19th century costumes. The commentary was only marred by other riders who continued to talk over the man's voice. But then,...More

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Reviewed June 22, 2017

My fiance and I went to the venue as a guest for a wedding reception. We did get a chance to walk around the park. The photographer did take photos on the canal boat. The venue was great. Plenty of room, everything was set up...More

Thank Ken M
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Reviewed January 7, 2017

Visit during warmer months to take in the actual canal. The museum is open all year around. They are doing a lot up updating in Delphi of their historic background. Check online before you go for hours. You will learn how settlers from Europe and...More

Thank Travelartgolf
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Reviewed September 13, 2016

Very interesting Indiana history r/t movement of goods from Lake Erie to Ohio River. Especially so to me since I live above the remnants of the canal in Lafayette. Active restoration ongoing. Have fished and kayaked in the park canal and walked the length of...More

Thank Dianne D
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Reviewed September 10, 2016

This is an extremely informative site, with a lot of information and displays on the history of the area, and its connection to the building of what was the 2nd longest canal every built. It didn't last long, before it was made obsolete by the...More

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Reviewed September 3, 2016

I grew up and still live in Evansville, IN and had a smidge of education about the Wabash and Erie Canal in grade school. This place was a real eye opener for me in learning about the canal and its demise. The museum is great....More

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Foleyplace
September 19, 2016|
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Response from Wennifer2013 | Reviewed this property |
You can find their phone number on their web site. They are on eastern time.
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September 12, 2016|
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Response from KittyCatFiddler | Reviewed this property |
Contact the Wabash and Erie Canal for answers to all your questions.
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