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McCulloch Park  

Size in acres: 4.1

Since 1864

McCulloch Park is located at the intersection of Broadway and Parkview.  For more detailed location information,
check out the General Park Map,  or McCulloch Park Map 

History: 

McCulloch Park was acquired from Hugh McCulloch, a Fort Wayne resident and treasury secretary under Presidents Abraham Lincoln and Ulysses S. Grant.  The donated land was used as a public cemetery until those buried there were relocated to Lindenwood Cemetery for reasons of sanitation.  McCulloch Park features a historic bandstand and the memorial grave site of Indiana's seventh governor, Samuel Bigger.  Governor Bigger remains in his original resting place because he had no family to authorize a reburial.

WHAT TO DO

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Gazebo

gazebo

McCulloch Park has a beautiful gazebo for visitors' enjoyment.

Playground

playground

A playground is available for children to use.

Picnicking

picnicking

There are several picnic tables available for use at the park.

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Upcoming Events

“Bugs!” Live Butterfly Exhibit
19 Jun 2018  10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Trek the Trails
19 Jun 2018   6:10 pm - 8:00 pm
Old Crown Brass Band
19 Jun 2018   7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Farmers’ Market at Salomon Farm Park
20 Jun 2018   4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Summer Solstice Celebration
21 Jun 2018  10:00 am - 2:00 pm

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Fort Wayne Parks & Recreation Department  705 E. State Blvd.   Fort Wayne, IN 46805  (260) 427-6000 parkswebmaster@cityoffortwayne.org