Discover one of Indianapolis' hidden treasures: The Allison Mansion at Riverdale located on the campus of Marian University. This historic property is the perfect setting for a wedding, rehearsal dinner or special family celebration. The Allison Mansion can accommodate 200 persons for seating between two large rooms with an additional space for a band and dance floor. The gardens at Riverdale provide the perfect backdrop for your weeding party or family photos, and the terrace is ideal for cocktail hour.
While on campus, do not miss the opportunity to explore the Nina Mason Pulliam EcoLab and the Indy Cycloplex. The NMP EcoLab property is a 55-acre natural area on the Marian University campus where environmental restoration began 100 years ago with esteemed landscape architect, Jens Jensen and continues today with Marian students, K-12 school groups and the general public. The Indy Cycloplex, home of the Major Taylor Velodrome, hosts races,clinics and other events in four cycling disciplines: road, cyclocross, BMX and track, as well as community events.