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Lafayette-West Lafayette is a historian’s dream with beautiful turn-of-the-century architecture. History buffs will want to visit the Tippecanoe Battlefield & Museum or explore Prophetstown State Park. Ready, set, Go Downtown to find antiques and eclectic shopping, handmade candies, quaint coffee shops and the state’s oldest drive-in restaurant. A sophisticated art scene with galleries and outdoor art can be found. Take in a tasting at Wildcat Creek Winery, People's Brewing Company and/or Lafayette Brewing Company. Annual festivals can be enjoyed throughout the year. Visit Purdue University and all it has to offer. "Howl with the wolves" at Wolf Park, explore Celery Bog Nature Preserve, Clegg Gardens and the Wabash Heritage Trail. Columbian Park features Tropicanoe Cove Family Aquatic Center and the Columbian Park Zoo. Golf enthusiasts can choose from eight courses including designs from both Pete Dye and Hale Irwin. Whether it is education, industry, a sports event or just an adventure that brings you to Lafayette-West Lafayette, we are here for you.