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June 22, 2012 @ 6:23:15 PM — AdministratorGeneral

Summer in Berne

Muensterberg Clock TowerAs the warm weather and long days of summer begin to roll in, who would want to spend the day at home? The summer months are a great time to visit Berne. With antique malls and various shops downtown, Berne will surprise you with all the attractions it has to offer.

Muensterberg Plaza & Clock Tower will be the venue for various free concerts. Visit www.berneclocktower.org for information on these events. The splash pad at the plaza will be finished near the end of July and will be dedicated in August. It will provide children a place to go besides the pool on those hot summer days.

Something that a lot of people don’t realize is that Berne is the furniture capital of Indiana. Bernhaus, Clauser, Yager, and Habegger furniture all offer different types styles and options whether you are looking for a new couch or a dining room table.

If you are interested antiques, downtown Berne has three antique stores that offer a variety of unique items that you won’t find anywhere else. The stores include, Berne Antique Mall, The Gathering House, and Karen's Treasures, which deals in new and used furniture. Visit the Gathering House's Facebook page for more details on what is going on there. www.facebook.com/pages/The-Gathering-House