Indiana State Museum located in White River State Park

650 W. Washington St.
Indianapolis, IN 46204



Open Tues.-Sat., 10 am-5 pm; Sun., 11 am-5 pm. Closed Mondays, except during spring and fall breaks, and the month of December.

$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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To download a print-quality PDF, with Floor Plans, Room Capacities and Descriptions click here.


Top Family Attractions

Indy has incredible attractions that are sure to please your family and make lasting memories.


The Art of the Brick

October 24, 2018-January 6, 2019

Cardboard Engineering

October 24, 2018-May 27, 2019

Indiana 100 Years Later - Indiana in the First World War

October 24-November 11, 2018

Festival of the Violin

October 24-November 11, 2018

L.S. Ayres Tea Room

November 23, 2018-January 6, 2019

Celebration Crossing

November 23, 2018-January 6, 2019

Santa's Holiday Breakfast

November 25-December 22, 2018

Holiday Sounds

December 2-16, 2018

Supper with Santa - Members Only

December 13, 2018

Indiana Art Fair

February 9-10, 2019


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