Gene Stratton-Porter State Historic Site, Rome City

#44 of 87 in Historic Sites in Indiana
Must see · Historic Site · Tourist Spot
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  • My 7-year-old daughter started visiting this site with me when she was much younger in order to view animals, insects, and interesting plants. Over time, we wandered more often into the site’s...  more »
  • We visited on a Sunday. Due to Covid there were only 2 scheduled tours for the day, but we were lucky to take a 1pm tour. My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed the cabin’s decor and well thought out...  more »
  • I really like this place. My grandmother was raised on 9. I have been coming here since a teen now I'm 44. It has changed a lot over the years and it's not quite what I remember as a teen. A little bummed they took the ponds out and changed the pathway's a bit. But still a very nice, relaxing, comfortable place to come see. I will continue coming as long as I can. Can't beat the water from the artesian well
  • Have been enjoying this place for many years. So sad to see that the flower gardens are not being maintained. Boat dock is also dilapidated. Still a nice place for a quiet moment to enjoy nature as Stratton-Porter once did.

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