Historic New Harmony

Events & Programs


Historic New Harmony conducts guided walking tours, March 15 through October 31, at 10:00 am & 2:00 pm. Tours are conducted on weekends only, November 1 through December 31 at 10:00 AM and 2:00 PM. Tours at other times can be arranged. Tours begin at the Atheneum which is open daily, 9:30 am to 5:00 pm. Group tours are also available.

Christmas In New Harmony

December 6–7, 2013

Featuring music, food, crafts, photographs with Santa, shopping, a parade, and other special events throughout town.

Holiday Ball

December 14, 2013

Add festive cheer to the holiday season by attending New Harmony’s Holiday Ball at Thrall’s Opera House, 8-11 pm. The Tri-State’s own Temple Airs big band will perform Christmas music and tunes of the 30s and 40s. Refreshments will be served and there will be an open dance floor. Sponsors include the Kappa Kappa Kappa Beta Chapter and Historic New Harmony. Advance tickets are $15 per person; $20 at the door. Advanced tickets are available at the Antique Showrooms in the Mews, New Harmony. All proceeds from this charity event will benefit local community projects.For more information, call Donna Creek 812-682-3089 or Amanda Bryden 812-682-3085.


February 7, 2014, 6:30 pm

Thrall's Opera House is the site of our annual celebration of the day the Harmonie Society would accept new members - bring a friend new to New Harmony along with you! Featuring a presentation of current research on the Harmonists conducted by USI faculty and a dessert pitch-in. Co-sponsored by Historic New Harmony and Harmonie Associates. For more information, please call 812.682.4488.

2014 Hoosier Salon

Beginning in April

Beginning in April with the First Brush of Spring, the Hoosier Salon's New Harmony Gallery, hoosiersalon.org, offers a series of events celebrating the arts in New Harmony. For more information call Maggie Rapp at 812.459.9851 or email hoosiersalon@sbcglobal.net

Heritage Artisans Days

April 23–25, 2014 8:30 am–3 pm daily

Atheneum Visitors Center, $10, $9 AAA members and seniors, $5 children, children 6 and under free. Annual celebration of 19th century crafts, featuring more than 20 authentic demonstrators. Special programs available for schools.

Traditional Fourth of July Celebration

July 4, 2014

Featuring patriotic speeches, music, and a community picnic at the Atheneum and Maclure Park.


September 20–21, 2014

Held throughout downtown New Harmony. Featuring traditional German crafts, music, and food celebrating the Harmonist settlers.

Historic New Harmony – Post Office Box 579 – New Harmony, Indiana 47631 – 800.231.2168 – harmony@usi.edu
Historic New Harmony is a unified program of the University of Southern Indiana and the Indiana State Museum and Historic Sites.

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