Featured Exhibit: Marcia Yockey


The Newburgh Museum now features an exhibit of local News personality Marcia Yockey.

A resident of Newburgh, she reached star status for her forecasting skill, her attitude, and her colorful personality.

She was seen driving a float in the 1966 Newburgh parade.

She passed away in 2000 at the age of 77.

The Newburgh Museum Mission Statement…

The Newburgh Museum is a community museum that researches, collects, preserves, displays, and interprets the history and culture of Newburgh, Indiana.    The museum creates a better understanding and appreciation in the citizens and visitors for the unique river town’s heritage.

  • Funding has been provided to Newburgh Museum from Indiana Humanities and the National Endowment for the Humanities as part of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act economic stabilization plan of 2020.