Canal Era Gardens

Bicentennial Garden – Yellow & blue plants reminiscent of our flag near our own Indiana limestone.

Boat Dock Gardens - Welcome our canal boat passengers.

Fouts Kitchen Garden - Located near the house, shows plants used every day for cooking & home chores. 

Medicinal Plants Garden – Plants seen as helpful medicines over the years. 

Butterfly Garden - Our Monarch Way station.


Case House Herb Garden – Herbs, an important part of pioneer life, shown here are many favorites. 

Churchyard Gardens – White roses & perennials will grace the arbor being created by our blacksmiths. 

Entry Garden - Plants greets our visitors to Canal Park. 

French Memorial Garden - Honoring long time Canal Park volunteer and friend Jim French. 

Gateway Garden - A colorful perennial garden with bright blooms & colorful foliage. 


Gray Bridge Garden – A companion perennial garden to the Gateway Garden located near the Gray Bridge.  


Prairie Garden – Beautiful wildflowers grew along the canal, many are seen here.

Toll Booth Garden – Sunflowers, cannas, hyacinth bean vines & more greet our canal boat visitors. 

Our Address

Contact Us


1030 W Washington St.

Delphi, IN 46923

         TEL: 765-564-2870  


VOTED BEST NEW VOLUNTEER DRIVEN MUSEUM IN THE UNITED STATES in 2006 by the American Association of State and Local History (AASLH).

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