Topic: Museums

Midwest Museum of American Art showcases its treasures for Elkhart County

Posted on Friday, February 24th, 2017 in Elkhart, Museum, Must See's & Stops, Northern Indiana, Things to do in Amish Country

  By Marshall V. King ELKHART — On the outside, the Midwest Museum of American Art looks like the bank it once was. Safe and staid. Sturdy and stark. The building was constructed at 429 S. Main Street in 1922 as St. Joseph Valley Bank. It was built in a neoclassical 19th-century style intended to … Continued

Andrew Skipper Visits the Midwest Museum of American Art in Elkhart, IN

Posted on Tuesday, April 16th, 2013 in Museum, Things to do in Amish Country, Uncategorized

In the heart of downtown Elkhart’s Arts and Entertainment District is a 25,000 square foot neo-classical building which plays host to the Midwest Museum of American Art.  The museum boasts seven galleries including the old vault (the building was previously a bank) which contains part of the museum’s permanent collection featuring American art from the … Continued

Along the Heritage Trail