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Jessica Young is an English teacher and freelance writer. She enjoys playing euchre, rolling around in her minivan, and going on adventures with her husband and two young sons. As a proud Indy native, Jessica loves telling others about these exciting adventures so that their families can enjoy them as well. You can read all about her family’s adventures on their blog, Circle City Adventure Kids.

MARCH 7, 2020

Favorite Spring Break Activities for Families

When spring break hits, everyone is ready to get out and about. Luckily, Indy has tons to offer local families and visitors. 

Indoor and Outdoor Fun


The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis

This museum can’t be beat. Literally. It has been voted the best in the nation! With five floors of exhibits and the outdoor Riley Sports Legends Experience opening back up mid-March, your family will have plenty to do. 

Newfields

Indy’s unique and gorgeous art museum is a must-see. 100 Acre Park is free outdoor fun for everyone. The indoor galleries, historic gardens, and Lilly House also offer breathtaking experiences.

Indianapolis Zoo

Animal-lovers will get everything they want from our zoo that is conveniently located downtown in the White River State Park. You can go on safari, visit the ocean, and travel to the desert all without leaving Indy.  

Indoor Fun


Indianapolis Motor Speedway Museum

Get your motor revving at our world-renowned racetrack. Ogle race cars, helmets, and racing suits, go on a tour of the track, and kiss the bricks. Just call ahead if you’re planning on a tour. 

Indiana State Library

Take a free trip down memory lane when you visit the beautiful Indiana State Library. Dive into your family’s history in the huge genealogy collection or let the kids play and learn in the one-of-a-kind Indiana Young Reader’s Center.  

Indiana State Museum

Prepare to be astonished by the state museum’s three floors of interactive, hands-on exhibits for all ages. You can even catch a movie in their IMAX theater

NCAA Hall of Champions

Sports enthusiasts and active families will love perusing and playing in the exhibits and sports simulators found here. Exhibits related to all 24 NCAA sports are ready to be explored. 

No matter your family’s interests, there is something for everyone to enjoy in Indy this spring break. 

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