TC Steele State Historic SiteContact Info
Due to Covid-19, and for the foreseeable future, T.C. Steele State Historic Site is open with new hours Wednesday-Sunday, 10am-5pm. Tours of the historic House and Studio are limited to 10 people per tour, and take place at 10:15am and 1:15pm. Reservations by phone are encouraged.
An outdoor painting locations tour that ends in the Studio takes place at 3:15pm daily. Please note, by order of the Governor masks are required indoors at all times, and on the tours. Admission to the site includes the tours, gardens, trails, and grounds: Adults: $10; Seniors (60+): $8; Children ages 3-17: $5; Children under 3 are free.”
Discover this hidden gem of Brown County! Attracted by its natural beauty, famed Hoosier Group impressionist artist Theodore C. Steele (1847-1926) was the first major artist to settle in Brown County, now the “Art Colony of the Midwest”.
The TC Steele State Historic Site offers regularly scheduled tours year round of Steele’s painting-filled studio and home. Examples of Steele’s artwork rotate.
The House of the Singing Winds boasts original furnishings and a unique view of Indiana life of a century past. Visitors can enjoy the site’s 211-acre grounds, including restored historic gardens, the historic Dewar Log Cabin, five hiking trails, and the 92 acre Selma N. Steele State Nature Preserve.