It is always fun to visit a new place and enjoy whatever you happen to spontaneously discover – a restaurant, selfie spot or a historical experience that you stumble upon. But sometimes, you want to be a planner!
When you want to chart your course for specific experiences in advance, we are here to help!
Check out our travel guide that highlights some Henry County visitor favorites!
The Henry County Visitor Center is found at the New Castle-Henry County Economic Development Corporation, in the Historic Murphey Building.
100 S Main Street (corner of Main and SR 38/Broad Street)
Downtown New Castle
The Historic Murphey Building in downtown New Castle was built by Col. Miles Murphey for his dry goods store. Local historians say that Murphey and his wife, Elizabeth, were guests of Abraham Lincoln at his home in Springfield several times. The building is now home to the New Castle-Henry County Economic Development Corporation and Henry County Destination Development.
Read about some of the meeting and venue spaces that Henry County has to offer.