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General Lew Wallace Study & Museum Hours

Monday: by appointment only
Tuesday – Friday: 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Eastern
Final tours begin 4:00 p.m.
Please allow 1 hour for complete experience.

Saturday, November 25 is our last Saturday of the 2107 season. We are closed on Saturdays in December, January, and February, as well as March 3, 2018.


Admission Fees

Adults $5
Students $1
Children 6 & Under free


For more guidance on planning your visit, see our Plan Your Visit page, including information on parking, group tours, accessibility, and more.

Our Contact page has museum staff email addresses and brief bios. Map & Directions will help guide you to and around our site, which can be challenging to find!

We have a Walking Tour of the grounds that you might also find interesting.

You can learn more about the Study building itself.



Learn more about our board activities and the mission and vision of the Lew Wallace Study Preservation Society and the General Lew Wallace Study & Museum.

Vision Statement

The General Lew Wallace Study & Museum celebrates and renews belief in the power of the individual spirit to affect American history and culture.


Mission Statement

The General Lew Wallace Study & Museum is deeply committed to the protection and preservation of Lew Wallace’s legacy now and for generations to come.


Annual Reports

Learn more about how we protect and preserve Lew Wallace’s legacy by reading our annual reports.

Download 2014 Annual Report PDF

Download 2013 Annual Report PDF