The Benton House Association presents its annual Benton House Tour of Homes on Sunday, September 17th from 12 pm to 5pm. Celebrating its 44th year this year’s tour features many historical homes and landmarks, showcasing the rich history and architectural diversity of the Irvington community.
Tickets can be purchased at an advance price of $12 from: Black Sheep Gifts at 5626 E. Washington accepts cash or check only . BookMamas at 9 S. Johnson Avenue accepts cash or check only. Central Ace Hardware at 1025 N. Arlington Avenue accepts all forms of payment. Electronically through Eventbrite. On the day of the event the cost is $15 and tickets can be purchased with cash at each home. Credit purchases only at the Benton House.
The theme of the tour this year is “Exploring a Century in Irvington” and features a variety of local residences and buildings, many of which are at or have already celebrated their centennial. We are proud to showcase spaces that have stood the test of time; we fully expect all of this year’s tour stops to be around for at least another 100 years!
The 2017 tour stops are as follows:
We also want to remind everyone to stop by and visit the other sites under the care of Irvington Historic Landmarks Foundation:
Join us for the 44th Benton House Tour of Home – the longest consecutively running home tour in the city of Indianapolis!