Open Tues.-Weds., 11 am-5 pm; Thurs., 11 am-9 pm; Fri.-Sat., 11 am-5 pm; Sun., 12-5 pm. Closed Mondays, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's Days.
A National Historic Landmark and listed on the National Register of Historic Places, Oldfields-Lilly House & Gardens is the former home and estate of the J.K. Lilly Jr. family. Lilly House is now a historic house museum and the 26-acre estate offers beautiful formal and informal gardens.
Newfields's gardens and grounds are renowned for their beauty and history. The 152-acre complex includes: Oldfields, a 26-acre American Country Place estate designed by the famed landscape architecture firm, Olmsted Brothers, that has been recognized as a National Historic Landmark, the Indianapolis Museum of Art's 26-acre main campus and the 100-acre Virginia B. Fairbanks Art & Nature Park. Free guided walks through IMA's gardens are offered April through September on Saturdays and Sundays at 1 p.m. Tours meet at the main visitor entrance to Lilly House.