200@200 “How We Warred”

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) The History Center is celebrating Hoosier History through “How We Warred”. In November, the Fort Wayne History Center is focusing on veterans and the military that affected Fort Wayne and Allen County as part of its year-long bicentennial exhibit.

History Center Executive Director Todd Pelfrey shared armor used during the Civil War.

The exhibit can be seen all through November as part of the History Center’s Bicentennial Legacy Project. To learn more about this month’s exhibit and the Bicentennial Project, click on the video above.


The History Center is located at 302 East Berry Street in downtown Fort Wayne. It is open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday to Friday, noon to 5 p.m. on Saturday (and the first Sunday of the month). Admission: $6 per adult (ages 18 to 64), $4 per senior (age 65+) or youth (ages 3 to 17), free for children age 2 and under.