Most of the downtown is listed with the National Register of Historic Places. The more exclusive National Historic Landmarks program, in a highly unusual move, honored the city by accepting six locations simultaneously.
McDowell Adult Education Center
2700 McKinley Ave
John Carl Warnecke designed McDowell in 1960 as an elementary school with four cluster buildings that had three classrooms each and connecting open-air walkways. The school changed to adult education in 1982. It was designated a National Historic Lan...
The Miller House House showcases the work of leading 20th-century architects and designers Eero Saarinen, Alexander Girard, and Dan Kiley. In 2000, the Miller House became the first National Historic Landmark to receive its designation while one of i...
North Christian Church
850 Tipton Ln
Phone: 812-372-1531 Visit Website
Eero Saarinen designed North Christian Church, which was completed in 1964. It was the last building designed by the younger Saarinen. The sloping roof of this six-sided building blends with the landscaped earth-mound which surrounds it. This low li...