Discover the Rich Legacy of Apple Cider at Senior Free-Admission Day, October 19th

Senior Free-Admission Day: Shop & Cider, on October 19th.Senior Free-Admission Day: Shop & Cider, on October 19th. Photo provided.

By: Sam Condon—

Muncie, IN—Seniors, experience a behind-the-scenes look at apple cider pressing in The Orchard Shop during Senior Free-Admission Day: Shop & Cider, on October 19.

“Come explore a Minnetrista fall favorite and meet the men behind the jug,” said Visitor Experience Manager, Allison Clark. “Tours will include history on apples, an up-close view of our working cider press, and conclude with Minnetrista cider samples. Each program will last approximately an hour and will start in the Apple Barn behind the Orchard Shop.”

Discover the rich heritage of apples and the legacy of Roland Webb dating back to the 1920s on campus, and experience apple cider pressing in action during Senior Free- Admission Day: Shop & Cider.

Senior Free-Admission Day: Shop & Cider will be held on Wednesday, October 19 with programs at 10 a.m., 12 p.m. and 2 p.m., and is supported by Westminster Village of Muncie.

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Located along historic White River, Minnetrista includes 40 acres of beautiful gardens and grounds, a modern museum facility, historic homes, a Nature Area, numerous sculptures, and a portion of the White River Greenway. Minnetrista serves East Central Indiana with dynamic community activities and exhibits that honor and reflect its natural and cultural heritage. For more information about Minnetrista, visit