The historic Barker Mansion is a monument of industry, charity, and turn-of-the-century life in Michigan City Indiana, highlighting the legacy of the Barker Family through interpretive tours and special programs for kids and adults.
The Barker Mansion serves to interpret the history of the Barker family but also the history of Michigan City Indiana, working-class history, immigration history, and Gilded Age culture. Regular guided tours of the mansion, as well as special programmings such as lectures, musical performances, specialty tours, city walking tours, galas, crafts, and other special events, are offered regularly. Registration for upcoming events is available on Eventbrite. The mansion is also available for rentals for weddings, nonprofit meetings, family gatherings, photo shoots, conventions, birthday parties, and other events. For more information check out our website or call the mansion at (219) 873 1520 x5.