Take A Tour In Indianapolis
Experience Indy’s history, culture, architecture, and more on these outings in and around the city.
Indy local Sampson Levingston takes both visitors and residents throughout all of Indianapolis history. Through2Eyes delves deep into the ins-and-outs of Indy's stories, as we celebrate our past and look forwrad to the future. Explore local neighborhoods like Indiana Avenue and Historic Irvington, as Sampson guides you through Indy's Black history landmarks and sights.
City Market Catacombs Tour
An experience like no other in Indy, the City Market Catacombs tour explores the long-hidden ruins beneath the popular marketplace, remnants of a grand hall designed in 1886 and lost to a fire in 1958. Go down under the first and third Saturdays from May through October.
Whether you are exploring the vibrant scenes of Mass Ave and Fountain Square or relishing in the rich history of the City Market and the Wholesale District, Taste Indy Food Tours takes your mind and tastebuds on a hearty multi-stop journey. With your pick of a food tour, dine around or pub crawl, culture and cuisine combine to bring you a gratifying taste of Indy.
Crown Hill Cemetery Tour
The final resting place for more than 200,000 Hoosiers, Crown Hill Cemetery is more than a cemetery - it’s a 555-acre journey through nature, history, architecture, and art. Catch a Heritage Tour to learn about some of the more famous residents, including Benjamin Harrison, Col. Eli Lilly, and poet James Whitcomb Riley.
Cocktail Yacht Tour
With your choice of either a gondola or eight-person yacht (pictured), sit back and let your imagination take you to the canals of Venice, where you will be serenaded by your gondolier as you are transported into the romance of old Italy. Experience the beauty, mystique, and charm of downtown Indianapolis, along with spectacular canal views with Old World Gondoliers.
Eat, drink, and pedal your way through Indy on this one-of-a-kind food tour. HandleBar offers the ultimate city experience with stops at local restaurants such as world-famous St. Elmos and sightseeing of Circle City’s most extraordinary spots, all while sipping on your drink of choice – BYOB. With room for 16 passengers, the iconic open-air vehicle is ready to take you on a memorable and delicious ride.
Unseen Press Ghost Tours
Explore the undead underbelly of Indiana's most haunted places with Indiana's most accomplished professional paranormal investigators! Each tour is given by staff members who are dedicated researchers, investigators, and esteemed experts in Indiana paranormal phenomena. Tours are 1.5 to 2 hours.
Get a behind-the-scenes look at the home of the 2021 Men's Final Four, Super Bowl 2012, and the NFL Colts. Tours last approximately 90 minutes and include visits to the playing field, a locker room, Lucas Oil Plaza, the press box, and a suite, as well as numerous other areas not accessible to the general public.
Indy Fun Trolley Tours
Enjoy a 75-minute San Francisco-style journey (only without the hills) with Indy Fun Trolley Tours, which visits more than 20 major attractions, including the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Indianapolis Zoo, White River State Park, the Indiana State Capitol, and the 9/11 Memorial.
Monument Circle Tour
Not many cities have a beautiful center point like Indianapolis, which you can explore on a free Monument Circle tour Fridays and Saturdays, May through October. Learn about Indy’s signature roundabout, including its original planning, the Soldiers and Sailors Monument, and the buildings that surround it.