ENRICHING MADISON'S FUTURE BY VALUING ITS PAST SINCE 1960
Historic Madison, Inc. (HMI) is an award-winning non-profit historic preservation organization playing a key role in the preservation, restoration, education, and development of the Madison, Indiana National Historic Landmark District.
All HMI Sites and the office will be closed on Monday, October 9.
The Shrewsbury-Windle House will be open to the public from 11 AM to 5 PM. A suggested donation of $10 is encouraged, but all are welcome. Visitors will be greeted by knowledgeable guides and be allowed to explore the house and an art exhibit featuring a collection of William McKendree Snyder’s works including landscapes and portraits connected to Madison’s rich history. The exhibition of Snyder’s works will continue through October 27 as part of the Shrewsbury-Windle House regular tours. No registration is required. Please send us a message or call the office with questions.
Tickets are on sale now for the 41st Annual Nights Before Christmas Candlelight Tour of Homes! HMI's featured site will be St. Michael the Arch Angel. Click the box below to buy tickets today! Prices go up on November 1st.
If you would like to volunteer to work for the Nights Before Christmas Tour, please contact the HMI Office.
2022 Reindollar Award Winner
The 2022 award went to Larry & Valecia Crisafulli for their long-term commitment to historic preservation and community improvement including rehabilitation of the Elks Lodge and 108 W Main St. properties, and for their participation/leadership with Historic Madison, Inc., the Madison Main Street Program, Historic District Board of Review, PACE grant committee, Envision Jefferson County and others.
Discover Indiana is a statewide public history project that brings cultural and historical information to public through a website that is full of tours and stories crisscrossing the state. HMI curated a Madison tour through a collaboration with IUPUI, Indiana's Division of Historic Preservation and Archaeology, and the Indiana Historical Society. Click the link below to explore the tour!