The Dr. James Ford Historic Home welcomes tour groups, large and small, any day during the week. The home offers a look at life in Wabash during the mid-1800s with exhibits that share information on family life, Dr. Ford’s participation in the Civil War, dining and etiquette, household tasks, and historic preservation.

Regular Hours

By appointment only, Tues. - Sat.

Appointments must be made 48 hours in advance.

Call 260.563.1102 or email


Regular Admission

$4 for adults

Free for ages 12 and under

Group Admission

We encourage groups of 15 or more to make reservations at least two weeks in advance. Please allow 1 to 1.5 hours for a tour of the home, garden, and carriage house. Group rates: Groups: $3 adults, free for 12 and under. 

Annual Memberships

Individual: $25
Family (includes grandparents/grandchildren) $45

Guided Tours

The Dr. Ford Home is available for guided tours Tues. - Sat.

Schedule a school field trip

Request a guided tour

Dr. James Ford Historic Home
177 W. Hill St.
Wabash IN 46992
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