Leisure and Travel Blog

Category - History

National #PretendToBeATimeTraveler day is December 8th! Celebrate by taking a trip back in time right here in #southernIndiana.

Here are some of the spots that you can discover the local past and the history of the world!

Falls of the Ohio State Park

Falls of the Ohio

Falls of the Ohio

Travel back 390 million years and hike on the

Notice: Because of the pandemic, Literally, A Haunted House will not be held in 2020. Instead, the Friends of the Culbertson Mansion will hold “Macabre at the Mansion,” an intimate event that aligns with the mansion’s Victorian spirit. 

During October, New Albany’s historic Culbertson Mansion and its carriage house embrace all that is eerie and scary.

Why do you enter haunted houses?

Ask a child to name a big fossil, and they’ll probably give you the name of a dinosaur like T. rex, Diplodocus, or Triceratops.

How many times will someone say a coral or sponge? Probably never – unless they have visited the fossil beds at the Falls of the Ohio.

Fossil beds at the Falls of the Ohio

A few fossils at the Falls can