Upcoming Events

2017 Advancing American Democracy Award

September 26, 2017

2017 Advancing American Democracy Award

The Benjamin Harrison Presidential Site Awards Highest Honor.  PBS' Paula Kerger and WFYI's Lloyd Wright to be recognized for outstanding civic leadership.

Mary Tucker Jasper Speaker Series

October 19, 2017

Mary Tucker Jasper Speaker Series

Join us at the Conrad Indianapolis for an entertaining evening that will satisfy both your appetite and intellect as Charlie Hyde, President & CEO of the Presidential Site, interviews PBS' Paula Kerger about the future of civic discourse.

"Victorian Villains" presented by Candlelight Theatre

October 13, 14, 20, 21, and 22, 2017

Enjoy a frightfully fun evening at the Benjamin Harrison Presidential Site with Candlelight Theatre's fall production of Victorian Villains

Tickets available now!

Coffee with the Curator - November

November 3, 2017

Coffee with the Curator - November

Kick off your first Friday in style with this stimulating 30 minute event. Enjoy coffee, doughnut holes and a glimpse of some of the Presidential Site's most interesting, amazing and unexpected collection items.

Civil War Dinner

November 15, 2017

Civil War Dinner

This exclusive evening is a Presidential Site original! Experience an unforgettable dinner as guests of the General Benjamin Harrison and his Aide-de-Camp as they share remarkable stories of service to the Union during the Civil War.

LIVE! Family Christmas

December 2, 2017

LIVE! Family Christmas

Bring the entire family for a festive Christmas tour of the Benjamin Harrison family home.

A Candlelight Evening on Delaware Street

December 7, 2017

A Candlelight Evening on Delaware Street

Join us for a fundraising event of historic home tours and elegant dining.

"'Twas the Night Before..." presented by Candlelight Theatre

December 15, 16, 17, 2017

Gather your family close and join the Benjamin Harrison Presidential Site in creating new holiday memories at a special Candlelight Theatre event!

"Murder in Triplicate" presented by Candlelight Theatre

April 13, 14, 20, 21, 22, 27, 28 2018

Murder in Triplicate is Candlelight Theatre's 2018 spring production. In this trilogy of one act plays, audiences will experience mystery and murder - as well as chaotic and comedic twists!

Purchase your tickets today to see who did it in April!

Wicket World of Croquet®

June 2, 2018

Wicket World of Croquet®

Join the Benjamin Harrison Presidential Site for one of the most fashionably unique events in Indy. Don your game whites and hit the court for a "wicketly" competitive day of historic elegance and modern indulgence!

"The Trial of Nancy Clem" presented by Candlelight Theatre

July 20, 21, 27, 29 2018

In summer 2018, the Presidential Site and Candlelight Theatre will add a special performance. The Trial of Nancy Clem, written by playwright in residence James Trofatter and directed by Sue Beecher, will be performed on the Cook Theater stage at Indiana Landmarks.

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