Enjoy a Piece of Colorful Richmond-Wayne County

By constance | Local News

Jan 13

wayne county indiana history, puzzleThe Wayne County Tourism Bureau announces they have a fun, new jigsaw puzzle for sale to visitors and residents.  This 500-piece puzzle features an inspiring collage of vibrant murals which can be found in Wayne County.   There are currently over 40 one-of-a-kind murals and several hand-crafted sculptures woven along city streets and throughout parks in Wayne County.  

The new puzzle’s collage includes ten of these murals which reflect Wayne County’s rich history and inventive imagination and were painted during the 2011 Festival of the Arts, the 2010 Festival of Murals, and by individuals in the recent and distant past, including the historic Charles Newcomb Mural.   

This is the second in a series of puzzles the Tourism Bureau has offered.  The first featured several historic, natural and recreational attractions in Wayne County, including the dinosaur skeleton at Earlham College’s Joseph Moore Museum, the Levi Coffin House, the mummy at the Wayne County Historical Museum, the Madonna of the Trail, and more.

The new mural-themed puzzle, measuring 19.25” x 26.625”, is now available for purchase at the Old National Road Welcome Center for a retail price of $12.50. There is a discounted wholesale price for businesses/organizations which would like to sell the puzzles.

For general puzzle information please call 765-935-8687or 800-828-8414, or e-mail welcomecenter@visitrichmond.org. For wholesale purchasing, please call for Jim Resh or e-mail him at jresh@visitrichmond.org.

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