Thursday, June 1, 2017 at 10:00 AM EDT
Thursday, September 28, 2017 at 11:00 AM EDT


Meet at the
Middlebury Community Historical Museum
301 Bristol Ave.
Middlebury, IN 46540 

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Giant Toadstools and the World’s Fair - Middlebury Walking Tour of Krider Gardens 

Take a guided tour through living history! The Krider family of Middlebury once captured the imagination of the world. This tour of the park that bears their name opens a window to the family’s nursery at the height of its creative powers. The natural beauty will take your breath away. You may even spot a giant toadstool. This tour is great for kids so grab the family and the camera or camera phone. There’s plenty of opportunities for fun selfies.

Buy Tickets


*To secure your spot in the tour, we recommend buying your tickets 24hrs BEFORE the tour starts.* 
*Last-minute registrations/ticket purchases at the tour meeting time are also welcome.*

Tour starts at the Middlebury Community Historical Museum at 10am. We recommend reserving your tour time and date by registering online or stopping by the Middlebury Chamber of Commerce Visitors Center, 201 South Main Street, Middlebury, IN. 

  • This is a walking tour. Please wear comfortable shoes.
  • Tours go rain or shine. If it is calling for rain, you might want to bring an umbrella or wear rain gear.
  • Please arrive 15 minutes prior to your tour’s starting time.

Additional tour dates available by request.
Is your group over 15 people? Contact us to learn more about large group rates.