Vincennes State Historic Sites

1 W. Harrison St., Vincennes, IN 47591 - United States




Explore Indiana's oldest city and territorial capital. Tour different buildings including the original Territory Capitol building, which was built in 1805, the Jefferson Academy - the first school of higher learning in the state - the Elihu Stout Print Shop, Fort Knox II, the Old French House and more.


Participation in Museum Day is open to any tax-exempt or governmental museum or cultural venue on a voluntary basis. Smithsonian magazine encourages museum visitation, but is not responsible for and does not endorse the content of the participating museums and cultural venues, and does not subsidize museums that participate.