Built in 1835 by Andrew Wylie, first president of Indiana University, the Wylie House is a historic house museum administered by the IU Libraries that is open to the public and serves as a campus resource for classes and research. The museum is located just off campus, near the original campus location. Free guided tours Tuesday - Saturday, 10am to 2pm. Class tours, research visits, large group tours or tours outside of normal operating hours can be arranged by calling (812) 855-6224 or emailing libwylie @ indiana.edu .
Please visit our Exhibits, Events, and Helpful Info through tabs in the sidebar to learn more and connect to our blog and social media sites. Collections include family artifacts, photographs, and archival materials. Student digital exhibits can be found on our online exhibit platform.
The Museum's heirloom gardens provide historic interpretation,seed-saving programs, and education. For seed saving tips, visit our seed saving page. For information about our heirloom seed library program, visit our information page here.