Limberlost State Historic Site, Geneva

The purpose of Friends of the Limberlost is to promote the Limberlost Cabin State Historic Site as an educational historic facility that fosters remembrance of Gene Stratton-Porter's love of nature reflected in her nature studies, photography, and novels; to assist the Indiana Department of Natural Resources, Division of Indiana State Museum and State Historic Sites, with the operation of the Limberlost Cabin State Historic Site; and to promote the development and restoration of wetlands by assisting and cooperating with the Indiana Department of Natural Resources, Division of Nature Preserves.
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  • We toured the house and carriage house with Bill. Lots of info, very relaxing. Together with the Gene Stratton Porter House gave us a very good sense of her life. Interesting to see both houses and th...  more »
  • I did not know much about Gene Stratton-Porter before arriving except for the little I read on the website. A prolific writer, artist, photographer, pioneer, and naturalist whom was very famous in her...  more »
  • I inherited all of Gene Stratton-Porter's books and this is my first chance to see her 14 room home built in 1895 in Geneva. We paid a small fee and received an hour tour of the house and grounds. I h...  more »
  • Love the new visitors center and their selection of her books. The carriage house was restored very nicely. Love the further restoration done on the house as well. Great staff!
  • Excellent tour by friendly and knowledgeable staff and volunteers!! Will be reading more books by Gene Stratton-Porter when I get home. Fascinating woman and life story.
  • Beautiful house and grounds. Knowledgeable and friendly staff. A bargain and rich in history.
  • A nice small place to visit if you are short of time and want to know more about the area history.
  • Awesome little museum with very informative tour guides

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