Indiana State Museum located in White River State Park
Indy Partner

650 W. Washington St.
Indianapolis, IN 46204



Open Tues.-Sun., 10 am-5 pm. Closed Mondays.

$17, adult
$16, senior (age 60 and older)
$15, college student (with valid ID from Indiana college or university
$12, youth (age 3-17)

The Indiana State Museum, located in White River State Park, brings the best of the museum world to Indiana. Spanning three floors of permanent and changing galleries, the museum tells the story of the Hoosier state, and features a year-round calendar of exhibits, events and educational programs for all ages. Here you can engage with the past and connect it to the present, carrying your newfound knowledge and experiences with you long after you leave. In addition to exhibits, the museum houses an IMAX movie theater, the Indiana Store, The Farmers Market Café, and the L.S. Ayres Tea Room, open to the public during the holiday season and available for private dining throughout the year.

Permanent galleries include:

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