Released September 14, 2018

‘High Spirits’ event to bring Halloween to T.C. Steele State Historic Site

NASHVILLE, Ind. (Sept. 13, 2018) – On Oct. 13, visitors to T.C. Steele State Historic Site will be able to enjoy cocktails and hors d’oeuvres, as well as learn about the supernatural during a first-time, Halloween-inspired event.

Attendees will discover how belief in the supernatural and advances in science went hand-in-hand during T.C. Steele’s early years with a fun talk on Victorian Spiritualism by Dr. Anne Delgado of Indiana University. Attendees will also take an after-hours walk through Steele’s home, known as the House of the Singing Winds. Magician and entertainer Richard Darshwood will present a special magic show as a finale for the evening. Visitors will be able to sample a cocktail provided by Heaven Hill Distillery, and light hors d’oeuvres will be served. Seats are limited for this event.

WHAT: High Spirits, a cocktail and hors d’oeuvres event at T.C. Steele State Historic Site, featuring cocktails, a magic show and exploration of the supernatural.

PRICE: Tickets cost $25 for Indiana State Museum and Historic Sites members and $30 for non-members. Reservations are required prior to the event and can be made by calling (812) 988-2785.

WHEN: 5 to 7 p.m., Oct. 13

WHERE: T.C. Steele State Historic Site, 4220 T. C. Steele Road, Nashville, IN 47448

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T.C. Steele State Historic Site is part of the Indiana State Museum and Historic Sites. The Indiana State Museum and Historic Sites is located in White River State Park in the heart of downtown Indianapolis. It is Indiana’s museum for science, art and culture, offering a place where you can celebrate, investigate, remember, learn and take pride in Indiana’s story in the context of the broader world. Even the building is a showcase of the best Indiana has to offer in architecture, materials and sculpture. Easy and convenient parking is available in the attached underground garage.