Indiana State Museum located in White River State Park
Indy Partner

650 W. Washington St.
Indianapolis, IN 46204
317-232-1637
museumcommunication@indianamuseum.org
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Downtown

HOURS

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



The Indiana State Museum is one of Indianapolis’ premier rental facilities. With a wide variety of distinctive spaces available, extraordinary views of downtown Indianapolis and a team to work with you from idea to execution, the museum can transform into a space that is uniquely yours.

Here are a few examples of events we’ve hosted at the Indiana State Museum:
Wedding Ceremonies and Receptions
Full museum buy-outs (up to 3,000 guests)
Holiday parties
Corporate and social galas and receptions
Team building sessions
Workshops & training activities
Luncheons
Board meetings
Fashion shows
Award banquets
Seminars


FLOOR PLANS
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SPACE CAPACITY

Room Name Capacity Configuration
Museum Buyout 2,500
Reception
Frank O'Bannon Great Hall & Ball Family Terrace 300
500
Banquet
Reception
Dean and Barbara White Auditorium 240
Theatre
Farmers Market Cafe & Terrace 100
150
Banquet
Reception
Canal Overlook Bridge 60
200
Banquet
Reception
Rapp Reception Hall 80
250
Banquet
Reception
L.S. Ayers Tea Room 64
100
Seated
Reception
Earl A. Goode Education Center 100
Classroom

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EVENTS

Family Discovery Days - Fall Hike

October 26, 2019

For the Win - The Hoosier Game Expo

November 2, 2019

Thanksgiving Trimmings DIY

November 4, 2019

Heroes from the Heartland

November 5-11, 2019

Cooking with Ancient Grains Pop-up Class

November 5-19, 2019

Atomic Movie Night - Interstellar

November 7, 2019

Native Americans - Beyond the History Book

November 8, 2019

Messy Mondays

November 11, 2019

Quirky Queries - Ice Age Brutes

November 12, 2019

Small Wonders - Science of Wintery Weather

November 12-16, 2019

Young Explorers - Snowy Science

November 16, 2019

Toddler Time - Movin’ and Groovin’

November 21, 2019

Celebration Crossing - Opening Day and Santa Landing

November 29, 2019

Santa’s Workshop

November 29, 2019-January 5, 2020

Holiday Artisan Shop

November 30-December 14, 2019

Santa's Holiday Breakfast

December 1-22, 2019

Sensory Friendly Time at the Museum

December 3, 2019

Holiday Sounds

December 5-20, 2019

Bear's Winter Dream

December 6, 2019-January 3, 2020

Preschool Fridays

December 6-27, 2019

Winter Wonderland Workshop

December 7-17, 2019

Messy Mondays

December 9-16, 2019

Wrapping the Holidays DIY

December 10, 2019

Adult Night Out - Celebration Crossing

December 17, 2019

The 12 Snowy Winter Days

December 26, 2019-January 5, 2020

Ice Age Breakfast

December 28, 2019

Family New Year's Eve

December 31, 2019

Winter Break School’s Out Day Camps

January 2-6, 2020

Tea with Lovey

January 5, 2020


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