Historic Spotlight- A.C. Thomas House

Esther Bloom Photography

The A.C. Thomas House, a spectacular Victorian mansion, is the perfect destination for a romantic getaway, engagement party, intimate wedding ceremony, lodging for your bridal or wedding party, and location for stunning wedding photography. With its glorious craftsmanship of the late Victorian era, you and your cherished guests will enjoy modern comforts while immersing yourselves in the timeless beauty of this exquisitely restored bed & breakfast inn in the heart of historic New Harmony, Indiana.

Step back in time as you take in the beautiful Queen Anne, Romanesque Revival, and Classical Revival style design elements, stunning Morris design wallpaper, and rich tapestry. Let your veil and gown flow on the sweeping staircase, the Juliet balcony overlooking the park, and our plush furniture of the period – all perfect backdrops for your wedding photography. Tie the knot or simply unwind in the exquisite English garden. Lounge around with your morning coffee, afternoon tea, or a glass of bubbles on the large shaded portico overlooking Church Park just across the road.

The A.C. Thomas House offers three ornate parlors on the main floor. Upstairs, the second floor offers five spectacular Victorian rooms, each with ensuite. There also are two spacious, self-contained suites of plush modern design with private bathrooms. High-speed WiFi is accessible throughout. We offer individual rooms or the entire mansion for your special romantic getaway, for your private and luxurious engagement ceremony, or as a group for your special wedding event.

The A.C. Thomas Bed and Breakfast Inn is the perfect venue and backdrop for small gatherings for up to 50 guests, including family reunions and small parties and events. Each overnight stay includes a delicious and beautifully prepared breakfast with fresh ingredients. Our staff caters to all food preferences. The property is just a minute’s walk away from the shops, galleries, and restaurants of New Harmony. For anyone looking for a unique or romantic getaway or event venue, a stay at the A.C. Thomas House is sure to create beautiful lasting memories.

We are here to serve your every whim and fancy. The A.C. Thomas House is committed to making your special day or event an experience of a lifetime. We can provide special romantic touches in your bridal suite, delicious catering, referrals to photographers and tips and ideas on the best settings for your photography. We can arrange 4 or 6-seater golf carts so you and your sweetheart or guests can explore the town and miles of picturesque riverfront trails.

New Harmony Victorian village is home to countless artists, writers and poets and reflects the cultural and intellectual interests of its founders through experiences and special events. You and your guests will enjoy renewing your spirits by walking the labyrinths and strolling through the many public gardens and historic spaces throughout Tucker Handbook for review and signaturethe town.



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Our Accommodations

Loft Suite

The spacious Loft Suite with its 14-foot ceilings is flush with natural light, views over Church Park, and wonderful spaces to relax and recharge. Luxuriate in the plush king-sized bed and relax with a long soak in the clawfoot bath and lounge around is the lush spa robes that are provided. The suite also features or large walk-in shower, kitchenette, washer and dryer, a 60″ television and a dining table for two.

Gallery Suite

The incredibly roomy and modern Gallery Suite features two bedrooms, one queen and two twins, and 1 1/2 bathrooms, along with a large living room, plush furnishings, large dining room, large TV, movies, games, Wi-Fi, and an efficiency kitchen with full-size refrigerator. In the Gallery Suite, ground level windows invite abundant natural lighting and offer views of the manicured surrounding grounds, while inside a large private collection of photographs capture the essence of New Harmony. The gallery also features a private entrance and is child friendly.

President Taft

Grand, regal, roomy and luxurious, the President Taft room features a king bed, abundant closet space, large attached bathroom with an ultra-large antique bathtub and shower combination. Plush spa robes are provided.

Duchess Kate

Romantic, delicate, and a classic beauty, treat yourself to a stay in the Duchess Kate room. Enjoy your own private Juliet balcony, queen bed, and an attached bathroom with a combination shower and clawfoot bathtub.

Princess Diana

Beloved, sophisticated, intricate, and serene the Princess Diana room is a step back in time with its ornate Victorian ceiling. The room also features a large private screened in balcony overlooking the garden, queen bed, walk in shower, and clawfoot tub.

Prince Harry

Commanding and adventurous, the Prince Harry room is a brush with nature with wallpaper and decor inspired by the hunt. Relax in the queen bed and attached bathroom with walk-in shower.

Prince William

Passionate, royal, and vibrant the Prince William room has a rich color scheme, beautiful Victorian wallpaper, queen bed, and attached bathroom with a combination shower and clawfoot soaking tub.


  • Free high-speed Wi-Fi
  • Breakfast provided: Full-service or continental for all food preferences
  • Full day, golf cart rentals by special arrangement at your convenience
  • Events by arrangement only: Three ornate parlors accommodate maximum 60 persons standing, 36 theatre-style seating, 25-30 seated at tables
  • English garden suitable for intimate private events by arrangement only
  • Kitchen use by arrangement only
  • Extra laundry service by arrangement only