Sesquicentennial Trail: Ambassador House

10598 Eller Road 

Originally built in 1826 by Thomas and Sarah West, the house holds an important place in Fishers’ history. Among its inhabitants throughout the years was Addison Harris, who served as an ambassador to the Austro-Hungarian Empire under President McKinley, hence the name of the home.   

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Photo Credit: Stephanie Stewart Photography

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Photo Credit: Taylor Good of Good Photography Co

About the Trail 

Take a self-guided tour of Fishers’ history, culture, and community favorites on the Fishers Sesquicentennial Trail! Now through June 2023, pick up a kids or adult trail passport from various locations around the city and begin checking off destinations as you explore. Find pick up locations, where to turn in your completed passport, and prizes here.  

Learn more about Fishers’ Sesquicentennial celebration, read blog posts exploring Fishers history, listen to podcasts from special guests, and more at