Goshen is a spectacular city located in the state of Indiana, United States. Goshen is the county seat of Elkhart County, being one of the most important cities in the whole area thanks to the recreational vehicle and accessories manufacturing industry that has developed here. Currently, Goshen has a population of around 31,700 residents on an area of 13,4 square miles (34,7 square kilometers). Goshen also is a very popular destination among tourists arriving from all around the world, due to the numerous historical sites that can be visited here, but also the great recreation venues.
The Elkhart Country 4-H Fair is one of the most important events which take place in Goshen every July, since 1851. More than 200,000 people arrive in Goshen every year with the purpose to attend this incredible nine days event. Numerous concerts, dancing performances, shows, and various events can be viewed during the fair that it set on an area of more than 143 acres. The fair is the largest one to take place in the state of Indiana and the second largest in the whole country.
The Goshen Historic District is a very beautiful part of the city. Since 1983, the site has been listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Visiting this Goshen spot will help you understand more about the history and development of the area.
Goshen Historical Society Museum is the place to visit if you are interested in the history of the city. Here you will be able to see numerous artifacts collections, but you need to know that this is not the only cultural venue of Goshen. The Old Bag Factory is the place to visit if you love art.
Goshen Parks will amaze visitors with their scenic beauty. In Goshen you will be able to find not less than seven spectacular parks and you will be able to enjoy some impressive views. No matter what type of outdoor adventures you plan on enjoying during your trip, you will be able to find everything, from picnic areas to camping grounds.