Wylie House

  • 307 E. 2nd Street
  • Bloomington, IN 47401
  • (812) 855-6224
Home to Indiana University’s first president, Andrew Wylie, this 1835 structure is one of Bloomington’s oldest homes and open to the public through free guided tours offered Tuesday through Saturday from 10 am to 2 p.m. The house is furnished as it might have looked in the 1840s when Dr. Wylie and his family lived there. Class tours, research visits, large group tours or tours outside of normal operating hours can be arranged with advance request. Collections include family artifacts, photographs, and archival materials. The Museum's heirloom gardens provide historic interpretation as well as active seed-saving programs and education.

Annual Heirloom Seed Sale

Wylie House’s annual sale of heirloom variety flower, vegetable, and herb seeds. Wylie House invites the public to our annual seed sale in the museum’s Morton C. Bradley, Jr. Education Center (the barn next door to the museum). The museum grows, harvests, cleans, and packages seeds... Learn more