With its picturesque downtown and its proximity to Fort Wayne, Indianapolis, and Chicago, North Manchester is a community that exhibits small town values and safety, while offering access to the opportunities of a large, metropolitan area.
North Manchester was found to be among “The 30 Safest Cities in Indiana – 2015” by Safewise.com, for a significantly low crime rate and lauding the town’s police force, which “sends a signal to criminals that crime prevention is taken seriously here.”
Stroll along North Manchester's main streets, stopping to window shop at a gallery of gifts from around the world or to take in the beautiful Victorian architecture. It won't take you long to see why North Manchester makes you feel so at home.
When it's city life you crave, you can find it in Fort Wayne, a vibrant city of more than 200,000 and the second-largest city in the state. Just 35 miles away, Fort Wayne offers a world of cultural, recreational and interesting opportunities.
Take in an exhibit at one of the museums, experience the Indonesian rain forests at the zoo, or watch a professional hockey, baseball or arena football game. You’ll also find an abundance of shopping venues, movie theatres and restaurant options. Fort Wayne offers a world of professional possibilities as well.
Things to do in Fort Wayne
Jefferson Pointe Shopping Center
Crazy Pins Entertainment Center
Fort Wayne Sports Teams:
• Komets (IHL Hockey)
• Tin Caps (Minor League Baseball)
• Mad Ants (NBA Minor League Basketball)
Fort Wayne Museum of Art