|953 N. County Road, 500 W.
Princeton, IN 47670
|The Lyles Station Museum displays the
story of what the black community had to
endure in Lyles Station and recreates a
sense of life and learning in the town
during the 1920s, when the school was
new and the community was thriving.
|Celebrating freedom & Success in
Indiana, Lyles Station stands as one
of the last remaining African American
settlements in the state. Settled in the
early 1800's this community's heritage
is preserved in the renovated Lyles
Station School. It's Heritage Classroom
provides students the opportunity to
to experience a day in the life of
school children in the early 1900's.
The school also features a museum,
gift shop, meeting facilities and a
|Visiting students will experience a day in the
life of African-American school children in
the early 1900’s.
(Sept - May)
10:00 am -2:00 pm
or by appointment
(June - Aug)
Tues - Friday
Years' Day, Easter,
Youth (under 17) $3
Senior Citizens $4
(65 & older)
|Please help us
Call us and find
out how your
SCHOOL field trip
can be FREE
Lyles Station is hosting a bus trip to Washington, D.C.for the ribbon cutting of the
Smithsonian Museum of African American History and Culture and to see Lyles Station's
display in the museum
The 56-seat bus will leave at 8 a.m. Friday, Sept. 23 and arrive in Washington, D.C. that evening,
Saturday, We will attend the Smithsonian's ribbon cutting, visit the museum exhibit Sunday and travel
back to Princeton early Monday morning, Sept. 26th.
The cost will included the bus trip and a 3 nights stay hotel stay.
You can lower your cost by sleeping more people to a room and sharing the cost.
Full payment is due by August 17th to reserve a seat on the bus. Food is not included in the cost.
If you would like to reserve your seat. Please send payment to
Lyles Station Historic Preservation Corporation
PO Box 1193
Princeton, IN 476740