Welcome to Indiana’s Territorial Past, located in Vincennes and Knox County.

Indiana’s first city is the perfect getaway for history enthusiasts.

Grouseland, President William Henry Harrison Mansion

Grouseland is the home of William Henry Harrison, then governor of the Indiana territory, later ninth president of the United States. Built in 1803-1804, it was saved from destruction and restored by the Francis Vigo Chapter of the DAR in 1911. Grouseland was the focal point of the social and official life of the territory. Now open for tours, it is furnished with pieces from the time period including some of Harrison's possessions.


Grouseland, President William Henry Harrison Mansion
3 West Scott Street
Vincennes, IN 47591

Toll Free


Open Daily, 10:00am - 5:00pm. CLOSED Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Day. *Winter hours: January - February, 12:00pm - 5:00pm & CLOSED Mondays

Manager: Lisa Ice-Jones, Director
Website: http://www.grouseland.org
Admission Information:

*For group tours of 10+, please call the Vincennes/Knox Co. Visitors & Tourism Bureau @ 1.800.886.6443 Monday - Friday, 8:00am - 4:00pm (ET).

Dial 812-703-4004, site code 7 for audio tour.
Google Map*
*Note: RR's, CR's and PO boxes sometimes do not show the correct location. In such cases, you should use the contact information above to find accurate directions.