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A hidden gem that all should discover!

We have visited the park and taken the canal boat ride before and would do it again. With just the... read more

Reviewed August 18, 2019
klafuse
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West Lafayette, Indiana
Jewel of a park..

We were there for the annual celebration. Lots of stuff going on for all ages. Museum is worth... read more

Reviewed July 6, 2019
Jane S
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Springfield, Illinois
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Reviewed August 18, 2019

We have visited the park and taken the canal boat ride before and would do it again. With just the ticket for the boat ride, one can visit all of the village (circa 1850 ish) buildings. A combo ticket enables one to also visit the...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed July 6, 2019

We were there for the annual celebration. Lots of stuff going on for all ages. Museum is worth seeing, village has nice variety of experiences, narrated tour bus with stories, and canal boat rides which are narrated also. Run by volunteers, it is wonderful. The...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed April 15, 2019

We lived in Delphi when this park was just getting started. It is awesome to see how far it has come and how much work and effort has gone into every aspect. It is a hidden gem and worth the visit. We just attended a...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed July 17, 2018

I had not been to the Canal Days festival in Delphi for about 20 years, and this summer had very good weather to visit. Presuming it would be crowded at the Canal Interpretive Center parking lot, I elected to take my bicycle and park a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Eric F
Reviewed July 13, 2018

The canal ride is informative and just fun. The museum is interesting and I thoroughly enjoyed the experience. During Canal Days the Pioneer Village area was completely staffed with volunteers so many areas had interactive experiences.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 11, 2018

I took my parents here when they were visiting me in Lafayette for the weekend. The drive from Lafayette is quick and pretty -- lots of fields and trees. My parents have become fascinated with river travel after doing a cruise in Europe, so I...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

Let me start by saying, we have hiked in every state park and nature preserve in 5 states. We hike these trails often. These trails are well maintained and their always upgrading. We hike here because several trails have heavy canopy. Thus letting hikes when...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Steve M
Reviewed September 7, 2017

I absolutely love this place! There are great walking trails, a small playground for the kids and plenty of space for picnics and family get togethers. The exhibits are very informative and when they have the canal days, they have a blacksmith, a carpenter, weavers...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed August 26, 2017 via mobile

Very enjoyable. Lots of reading while looking at the exhibits. The lady who was working there was very informative. Enjoyed walking around the village. Would go back.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Paula C
Reviewed July 11, 2017

Entire family and myself thoroughly enjoyed our visit. We enjoyed the museum, the canal boat ride, the tour of the house, among the other attractions, along with walking a few of the trails near the park. Very well done, very well cared for, and it's...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Response from Wennifer2013 | Reviewed this property |
You can find their phone number on their web site. They are on eastern time.
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Contact the Wabash and Erie Canal for answers to all your questions.
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