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The Barker Mansion Podcast

Barker Mansion

At 35,000 square feet, the Barker mansion is one of the largest historic homes in the United States. The historic Barker Mansion is a monument of industry, charity, and turn-of-the-century life in Michigan City Indiana, highlighting the legacy of the Barker Family through interpretive tours and special programs for kids and adults.The Barker Mansion serves to interpret the history of the Barker family but also the history of Michigan City, Indiana, working-class history, immigration history, and Gilded Age culture. This podcast is a platform where the mansion staff share their latest research in the mansion archives, their take on different topics in Gilded Age history, and heritage interpretation.

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