David Lenz House, c. 1815
Historic New Harmony
324 North Street
New Harmony, IN 47631
Open: Daily guided walking tours at 10:00 am and 2:00 pm, March 15 - October 31. Weekend tours only at 10:00 am and 2:00 pm, November 1 - December 31.
Tours originate at the Athenaeum/Visitors’ Center, which is open daily from 9:30 am - 5:00 pm, 401 N. Arthur St.
Closed: Easter, July 4, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day.
Phone: (812) 682-4482
AboutBuilt according to specifications set by the leaders of the New Harmony millennialist community, the Harmonists, this was one of the many houses and public buildings constructed by the followers of their religious leader, George Rapp. The house is built in the southern German half-timbered style and exemplifies the simple tastes of the Harmonists. The house is owned and furnished by the Indiana Society and is leased to Historic New Harmony.
National Register of Historic Places
National Historic Landmark District
DirectionsDirections: The House is in the restored New Harmony settlement on the banks of the Wabash River at the intersection of Indiana Routes # 66 and # 68, 7 miles south of I-64. From # 64 in Indiana, take Poseyville exit; in Illinois, take the Grayville exit.