McKinley Manor

A beautifully restored 1890s Queen Anne Victorian home, listed on the National Register of Historic Places, nestled in the heart of Rensselaer, Indiana, offers a relaxing and inviting experience.designed by famed Victorian architect George F. Barber. David Benjamin Nowels and his family were the first family to call this home. It is nestled in the heart of Rensselaer, Indiana, and offers a relaxing and inviting experience of both vintage charm and modern amenities.

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Relax In Simple Elegance

Whether spending time with your closest girlfriends before your wedding, spending a weekend with your significant other for your anniversary, or looking to make memories as a family, McKinley Manor offers all the comforts of a modern home that you may need to enjoy some time away.


The home is located a short walk away from historic downtown Rensselaer which features the stately 1895 Courthouse on the square surrounded by cobblestone streets. Ren Art Walk is also located nearby, where one can admire the murals from many artists and take advantage of the many photo opportunities. There are also many local restaurants, where one can find live music being played on a warm, summer evening. A short drive leads you to Fair Oaks Farms, Purdue University, County Line Orchard, Indiana Dunes National Park, and more. There is something here for everyone. So what are you waiting for? Book your stay at McKinley Manor today!

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