Experience Ewing Manor’s rich history by participating in an architectural tour on Saturday, April 2.  

Four tour times are available: 10 a.m., 11 a.m., noon, and 1 p.m. Reservations are suggested, but not required. Space is limited to 12 people per tour. Cost is $20 per person, payable at the door. 

The tour allows guests to see the unique architectural features of Bloomington’s only “castle.” Guides will walk guests through all 44 rooms, providing interesting information and facts about the structure of the Channel-normal style house that was completed in 1929. 

The tours require walking and the ability to use stairs and lasts approximately two-and-a-half hours. Masks will be required. 

Ewing Manor is located on the corner of Towanda Avenue and Emerson Street in Bloomington. Parking is available across Emerson at St. John’s Lutheran Church. 

For more information about the tours or to make special accommodations, contact Ewing Cultural Center at (309)438-6333 or email