Calendar

Experience the best of Indiana, all over the state, by participating in our events and programs. Choose a category or date to find something specific or browse the calendar to encounter something new.  

  • Indiana Bicentennial Torch Relay

    Sep 29th, 2016
    1:00pm - 4:00pm
    Gene Stratton-Porter State Historic Site

    The torch will be in Noble County on Thursday, Sept. 29 and remain there from 1 to 4 p.m. A Gene-Stratton Porter staffer will carry the torch in Gene Stratton-Porter’s honor. For more information, please call 260.854.3790 or visit online at indianamuseum.org/gsp.

    About the Indiana Bicentennial Torch Relay
    The Indiana Bicentennial Torch Relay is designed to inspire and unify Hoosiers as one of the signature events of the 2016 Bicentennial celebration. Hoosiers will also symbolically “pass the torch” connecting generations to ignite our future. Patterned after the Olympic Torch Relay, Indiana’s version will pass through all 92 of the state’s counties, covering 3,200 miles over a five week period, averaging 97 miles per day. For more details, please visit http://www.in.gov/ibc/torchrelay/ or contact INTorchRelay@gmail.com.

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  • Indiana Bicentennial Torch Relay

    Sep 30th, 2016
    4:00pm - 7:00pm
    Limberlost State Historic Site

    The final historic site the torch will arrive at is the Limberlost State Historic Site on Friday, Sept. 30, while it is in Adams County. The torch is scheduled to arrive at the Limberlost Visitor Center parking lot at 4:30 p.m. Limberlost staffers are scheduled to serves as torch bearers. For more information, please call 260.368.7428 or visit online at indianamuseum.org/limberlost.

    At 6 p.m., the Indiana Poet Laureate, Shari Wagner, will do a reading and Vickie Kibellus, Gene Stratton-Porter re-enactor, will perform. Adrienne Provenzano, singer/songwriter from Indianapolis, will perform original compositions inspired by the Limberlost in the Limberlost Visitor Center. 

    > Free
    > Refreshments will be served

    About the Indiana Bicentennial Torch Relay
    The Indiana Bicentennial Torch Relay is designed to inspire and unify Hoosiers as one of the signature events of the 2016 Bicentennial celebration. Hoosiers will also symbolically “pass the torch” connecting generations to ignite our future. Patterned after the Olympic Torch Relay, Indiana’s version will pass through all 92 of the state’s counties, covering 3,200 miles over a five week period, averaging 97 miles per day. For more details, please visit http://www.in.gov/ibc/torchrelay/ or contact INTorchRelay@gmail.com.

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  • Evening with Nelson Price: Author of Indiana Legends

    Sep 30th, 2016
    6:30pm - 8:30pm
    Lanier Mansion Visitor Center

    Join us for an evening of Hoosiers and their contributions with Nelson Price: career journalist, author and radio personality with the WICR show Hoosier History Live. This event is made possible by Indiana Humanities.

    For details, contact afairchild@indianamuseum.org or 812.273.4531

    > Doors open at 6:30 p.m.
    > $5 per person; RSVP recommended

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  • Brown County Backroads Tour

    Oct 1st, 2016
    9:00am - 5:00pm
    T.C. Steele State Historic Site

    This driving tour is of artists’ studios in Brown County throughout the entire month of October. Visitors can see artists at work in their studios and interact with individual artists. This year’s visiting artists are members of the Indiana Plein Air Painters Association. Check www.tcsteele.org for schedule of artist demonstrations.

    > $6.50 per adult; $5 per senior; $3 per child

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  • Indiana Spirits: Bicentennial Birthday Bash

    Oct 1st, 2016
    7:00pm - 11:30pm
    Indiana State Museum
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  • Literally, A Haunted House

    Start: Oct 1, 2016
    7:00pm
    End: Oct 2, 2016
    11:30pm
    Culbertson Mansion State Historic Site

    The Culbertson Mansion’s haunted Carriage House is not for the faint of heart. TheScareFactor.com warns that, “There may be times where you are wondering if everyone in your group will make it out alive. Be aware of your surroundings, this cast is known for drawing your attention away from what you should really be afraid of.”

    > $14 regular admission; $12 with coupon

    Halloween storytelling in the mansion
    Friday, October 14
    Saturday, October 15
    Friday, October 21
    Saturday, October 22
    Friday, October 28
    Saturday, October 29

    > 7:30, 8:30 and 9:30 p.m.
    > An additional $1 per child, $2 per adult

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  • Madison Ghost Tours

    Oct 1st, 2016
    8:00pm - 11:00pm
    Lanier Mansion State Historic Site

    Take a walking tour of four supposedly haunted locations in Madison as described in the book Ghosts of Madison, Indiana by Virginia Jorgensen. A costumed guide will begin with a tour inside the Lanier Mansion and hear some of the stories related to the house. Then they will walk to three locations and hear stories about them from the outside only.  The last stop will be at the Broadway Tavern, which is supposedly haunted, and those attending the tour can buy a drink if they like.

    > $15 per adult, $7 per child

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  • Brown County Backroads Tour

    Oct 2nd, 2016
    1:00pm - 5:00pm
    T.C. Steele State Historic Site

    This driving tour is of artists’ studios in Brown County throughout the entire month of October. Visitors can see artists at work in their studios and interact with individual artists. This year’s visiting artists are members of the Indiana Plein Air Painters Association. Check www.tcsteele.org for schedule of artist demonstrations.

    > $6.50 per adult; $5 per senior; $3 per child

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  • Corn Maze (Public)

    Oct 2nd, 2016
    1:00pm - 5:00pm
    Angel Mounds State Historic Site

    Includes admission to corn maze, museum, and guided hayride tour, plus $2 for add-on activities – corn husk dolls, archery, and/or ancient foods.

    Wander the twisted tangles and master the maze at the area’s corniest attraction! Enjoyable for young and old alike, experience a real live interactive puzzle at Angel Mounds. Roam the paths and seek out the maze guardians, collecting stamps along the away and enter to win a special prize.

    > $3 per student

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  • Brown County Backroads Tour

    Oct 4th, 2016
    9:00am - 5:00pm
    T.C. Steele State Historic Site

    This driving tour is of artists’ studios in Brown County throughout the entire month of October. Visitors can see artists at work in their studios and interact with individual artists. This year’s visiting artists are members of the Indiana Plein Air Painters Association. Check www.tcsteele.org for schedule of artist demonstrations.

    > $6.50 per adult; $5 per senior; $3 per child

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  • Corn Maze (Field Trip)

    Oct 4th, 2016
    9:00am - 5:00pm
    Angel Mounds State Historic Site

    Includes admission to corn maze, museum, and guided hayride tour, plus $2 for add-on activities – corn husk dolls, archery, and/or ancient foods.

    Wander the twisted tangles and master the maze at the area’s corniest attraction! Enjoyable for young and old alike, experience a real live interactive puzzle at Angel Mounds. Roam the paths and seek out the maze guardians, collecting stamps along the away and enter to win a special prize.

    > $5 per student

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  • Homeschool Tuesday: Liar's Bench

    Oct 4th, 2016
    10:00am - 5:00pm
    Indiana State Museum

    Certain Tuesdays of each month are reserved for home-education programming. Individual registrations are accepted from independent homeschool educators for the monthly programs listed below. Homeschool co-ops with a minimum number of student participants may schedule a program of their choice on an alternate date. Call 317.232.1637 to register. 

    > Sept. 6, 2016 - Underground Railroad
    > Sept. 20, 2016 - Indiana and the Civil War
    > Oct. 4, 2016 - Liar's Bench
    > Oct. 18, 2016 - Day of the Dead
    > Nov. 1, 2016 - Rocks & Minerals
    > Nov. 15, 2016 - Pioneer Indiana
    > Dec. 6, 2016 - Shake It Out
    > Jan. 17, 2017 - Wild Indiana
    > Feb. 7, 2017 - Levi & Catharine Coffin (Educational Theater)
    > Feb. 21, 2017 - Ice Age Animals
    > March 7, 2017 - Science of Sports
    > March 21, 2017 - On Expedition: Observing the Natural World
    > April 4, 2017 - Reptile Theater
    > April 18, 2017 - Crime Scene Investigators: The Science Behind the Mystery
    > May 16, 2017 - Earth/Sky 

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  • Corn Maze (Public)

    Oct 4th, 2016
    3:00pm - 7:00pm
    Angel Mounds State Historic Site

    Includes admission to corn maze, museum, and guided hayride tour, plus $2 for add-on activities – corn husk dolls, archery, and/or ancient foods.

    Wander the twisted tangles and master the maze at the area’s corniest attraction! Enjoyable for young and old alike, experience a real live interactive puzzle at Angel Mounds. Roam the paths and seek out the maze guardians, collecting stamps along the away and enter to win a special prize.

    > $3 per person

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  • Vincennes History Class

    Oct 4th, 2016
    6:30pm - 8:30pm
    Vincennes State Historic Site

    Discover the rich history of Indiana’s first city, Vincennes. Historian Richard Day and guest presenters engage participants in weekly sessions about topics of Vincennes history from prehistoric days to the present.

    > $75 per Adult

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  • Corn Maze (Field Trip)

    Oct 5th, 2016
    9:00am - 5:00pm
    Angel Mounds State Historic Site

    Includes admission to corn maze, museum, and guided hayride tour, plus $2 for add-on activities – corn husk dolls, archery, and/or ancient foods.

    Wander the twisted tangles and master the maze at the area’s corniest attraction! Enjoyable for young and old alike, experience a real live interactive puzzle at Angel Mounds. Roam the paths and seek out the maze guardians, collecting stamps along the away and enter to win a special prize.

    > $5 per student

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  • Brown County Backroads Tour

    Oct 5th, 2016
    9:00am - 5:00pm
    T.C. Steele State Historic Site

    This driving tour is of artists’ studios in Brown County throughout the entire month of October. Visitors can see artists at work in their studios and interact with individual artists. This year’s visiting artists are members of the Indiana Plein Air Painters Association. Check www.tcsteele.org for schedule of artist demonstrations.

    > $6.50 per adult; $5 per senior; $3 per child

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  • Corn Maze (Public)

    Oct 5th, 2016
    3:00pm - 7:00pm
    Angel Mounds State Historic Site

    Includes admission to corn maze, museum, and guided hayride tour, plus $2 for add-on activities – corn husk dolls, archery, and/or ancient foods.

    Wander the twisted tangles and master the maze at the area’s corniest attraction! Enjoyable for young and old alike, experience a real live interactive puzzle at Angel Mounds. Roam the paths and seek out the maze guardians, collecting stamps along the away and enter to win a special prize.

    > $3 per person

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  • Brown County Backroads Tour

    Oct 6th, 2016
    9:00am - 5:00pm
    T.C. Steele State Historic Site

    This driving tour is of artists’ studios in Brown County throughout the entire month of October. Visitors can see artists at work in their studios and interact with individual artists. This year’s visiting artists are members of the Indiana Plein Air Painters Association. Check www.tcsteele.org for schedule of artist demonstrations.

    > $6.50 per adult; $5 per senior; $3 per child

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  • Corn Maze (Field Trip)

    Oct 6th, 2016
    9:00am - 5:00pm
    Angel Mounds State Historic Site

    Includes admission to corn maze, museum, and guided hayride tour, plus $2 for add-on activities – corn husk dolls, archery, and/or ancient foods.

    Wander the twisted tangles and master the maze at the area’s corniest attraction! Enjoyable for young and old alike, experience a real live interactive puzzle at Angel Mounds. Roam the paths and seek out the maze guardians, collecting stamps along the away and enter to win a special prize.

    > $5 per student

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  • Corn Maze (Public)

    Oct 6th, 2016
    3:00pm - 7:00pm
    Angel Mounds State Historic Site

    Includes admission to corn maze, museum, and guided hayride tour, plus $2 for add-on activities – corn husk dolls, archery, and/or ancient foods.

    Wander the twisted tangles and master the maze at the area’s corniest attraction! Enjoyable for young and old alike, experience a real live interactive puzzle at Angel Mounds. Roam the paths and seek out the maze guardians, collecting stamps along the away and enter to win a special prize.

    > $3 per person

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  • "T.C. Steele's Bloomington"

    Start: Oct 7, 2016
    7:00am
    End: Oct 8, 2016
    5:00pm
    T.C. Steele State Historic Site

    IAC Masterpiece grant to take place in Bloomington. Oct. 7 will be a day of education about Steele as IU's first Artist in Residence, with talks, plein air painting demos, and a Keynote address and ticketed reception at the IMU. Oct. 8th will be a day of art on campus, from 7am-3pm. Reception and showing of landscapes in Dunn Meadow, 3-5pm. Tours of the Steele paintings in the IMU offered during 3-5pm reception time, with the outdoor reception open to all and music performed from "The Breeze Bends the Grass" cast. Artists who wish to participate should contact the site at tcsteeleshs@indianamuseum.org or 812.988.2785.

    > Free

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  • Corn Maze (Field Trip)

    Oct 7th, 2016
    9:00am - 5:00pm
    Angel Mounds State Historic Site

    Includes admission to corn maze, museum, and guided hayride tour, plus $2 for add-on activities – corn husk dolls, archery, and/or ancient foods.

    Wander the twisted tangles and master the maze at the area’s corniest attraction! Enjoyable for young and old alike, experience a real live interactive puzzle at Angel Mounds. Roam the paths and seek out the maze guardians, collecting stamps along the away and enter to win a special prize.

    > $5 per student

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  • Brown County Backroads Tour

    Oct 7th, 2016
    9:00am - 5:00pm
    T.C. Steele State Historic Site

    This driving tour is of artists’ studios in Brown County throughout the entire month of October. Visitors can see artists at work in their studios and interact with individual artists. This year’s visiting artists are members of the Indiana Plein Air Painters Association. Check www.tcsteele.org for schedule of artist demonstrations.

    > $6.50 per adult; $5 per senior; $3 per child

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  • Corn Maze (Public)

    Oct 7th, 2016
    3:00pm - 10:00pm
    Angel Mounds State Historic Site

    Includes admission to corn maze, museum, and guided hayride tour, plus $2 for add-on activities – corn husk dolls, archery, and/or ancient foods.

    Wander the twisted tangles and master the maze at the area’s corniest attraction! Enjoyable for young and old alike, experience a real live interactive puzzle at Angel Mounds. Roam the paths and seek out the maze guardians, collecting stamps along the away and enter to win a special prize.

    > $3 per student

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  • Literally, A Haunted House

    Start: Oct 7, 2016
    7:00pm
    End: Oct 8, 2016
    11:30pm
    Culbertson Mansion State Historic Site

    The Culbertson Mansion’s haunted Carriage House is not for the faint of heart. TheScareFactor.com warns that, “There may be times where you are wondering if everyone in your group will make it out alive. Be aware of your surroundings, this cast is known for drawing your attention away from what you should really be afraid of.”

    > $14 regular admission; $12 with coupon

    Halloween storytelling in the mansion
    Friday, October 14
    Saturday, October 15
    Friday, October 21
    Saturday, October 22
    Friday, October 28
    Saturday, October 29

    > 7:30, 8:30 and 9:30 p.m.
    > An additional $1 per child, $2 per adult

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  • Brown County Backroads Tour

    Oct 8th, 2016
    9:00am - 5:00pm
    T.C. Steele State Historic Site

    This driving tour is of artists’ studios in Brown County throughout the entire month of October. Visitors can see artists at work in their studios and interact with individual artists. This year’s visiting artists are members of the Indiana Plein Air Painters Association. Check www.tcsteele.org for schedule of artist demonstrations.

    > $6.50 per adult; $5 per senior; $3 per child

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  • The Slightly Haunted Puppet Studio

    Oct 8th, 2016
    10:30am - 11:15am
    Indiana State Museum

    Peewinkle's Puppet Studio at the Indiana State Museum presents The Slightly Haunted Puppet Studio. 

    To buy tickets online, click here.

    For more information about upcoming shows, scheduling, and Peewinkle's Puppet Studio, visit their website, www.peewinklespuppets.com.

    Peewinkle’s Puppet Studio discount:
    Receive $2 off museum admission with the purchase of a full-priced Peewinkle’s ticket on the same day. Not available online.

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  • The Slightly Haunted Puppet Studio

    Oct 8th, 2016
    1:00pm - 1:45pm
    Indiana State Museum

    Peewinkle's Puppet Studio at the Indiana State Museum presents The Slightly Haunted Puppet Studio. 

    To buy tickets online, click here.

    For more information about upcoming shows, scheduling, and Peewinkle's Puppet Studio, visit their website, www.peewinklespuppets.com.

    Peewinkle’s Puppet Studio discount:
    Receive $2 off museum admission with the purchase of a full-priced Peewinkle’s ticket on the same day. Not available online.

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  • Museum INvasion Tour

    Oct 8th, 2016
    1:30pm - 3:00pm
    Indiana State Museum

    Don't just visit the museum, INvade it. Wear practical shoes - they're the only thing practical about this tour. From the odd to the shocking to the just plain eye-opening, a Museum INvasion tour turns the traditional museum experience on its head.

    INvasion tours are meant to give the back story of artifacts on display in an entertaining and intimate tour setting.

    Intended for adults, but suitable for children ages 10 and up.

    Museum INvasion Tours are $10 for members; $20 for non-members. Includes museum admission.

    To reserve your spot on this INvasion tour, call 317.232.1637. Walk-ins are welcome - while space remains.

    Scheduled group tours are also available:
    Tours are $150 with a maximum of 10 people per group. To book a group tour, call 317.232.1637.

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  • Corn Maze (Public)

    Oct 8th, 2016
    3:00pm - 10:00pm
    Angel Mounds State Historic Site

    Includes admission to corn maze, museum, and guided hayride tour, plus $2 for add-on activities – corn husk dolls, archery, and/or ancient foods.

    Wander the twisted tangles and master the maze at the area’s corniest attraction! Enjoyable for young and old alike, experience a real live interactive puzzle at Angel Mounds. Roam the paths and seek out the maze guardians, collecting stamps along the away and enter to win a special prize.

    > $3 per student

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  • Indiana Humanities Next IN Campfires Outing

    Oct 8th, 2016
    4:00pm - 7:00pm
    Limberlost State Historic Site

    Join Indiana Humanities, Limberlost State Historic Site and the Friends of the Limberlost to hike the restored Loblolly Marshes that inspired Gene Stratton Porter’s beloved novel A Girl of the Limberlost. You'll enjoy a 90-minute hike followed by a campfire meal, Upland beer and discussion.

    An optional free tour of the Limberlost Cabin at the Limberlost State Historic Site at 2 p.m. is included; if interested, please contact Leah Namias, Indiana Humanities director of programs: lnahmias@indianahumanities.org

    > Free
    > Reservations through the Indiana Humanities
    > Meet at the Loblolly Marsh Pavilion

     

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  • Behind the Scenes Tour

    Oct 8th, 2016
    4:00pm - 5:30pm
    Lanier Mansion State Historic Site
    “What is lurking behind that door?”  Discover the answer for yourself during this exclusive tour of the mansion.  Visitors will see areas of the mansion not included in the regularly scheduled tours including the huge basement, the unfinished east wing, and the cupola. The will also hear information about the site not explained on the standard tours. Visitors taking this tour should be prepared to climb stairs and walk on uneven surfaces. Reservations are encouraged, but not required.
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  • Literally, A Haunted House

    Start: Oct 8, 2016
    7:00pm
    End: Oct 9, 2016
    11:30pm
    Culbertson Mansion State Historic Site

    The Culbertson Mansion’s haunted Carriage House is not for the faint of heart. TheScareFactor.com warns that, “There may be times where you are wondering if everyone in your group will make it out alive. Be aware of your surroundings, this cast is known for drawing your attention away from what you should really be afraid of.”

    > $14 regular admission; $12 with coupon

    Halloween storytelling in the mansion
    Friday, October 14
    Saturday, October 15
    Friday, October 21
    Saturday, October 22
    Friday, October 28
    Saturday, October 29

    > 7:30, 8:30 and 9:30 p.m.
    > An additional $1 per child, $2 per adult

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  • Brown County Backroads Tour

    Oct 9th, 2016
    1:00pm - 5:00pm
    T.C. Steele State Historic Site

    This driving tour is of artists’ studios in Brown County throughout the entire month of October. Visitors can see artists at work in their studios and interact with individual artists. This year’s visiting artists are members of the Indiana Plein Air Painters Association. Check www.tcsteele.org for schedule of artist demonstrations.

    > $6.50 per adult; $5 per senior; $3 per child

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  • Corn Maze (Public)

    Oct 9th, 2016
    1:00pm - 5:00pm
    Angel Mounds State Historic Site

    Includes admission to corn maze, museum, and guided hayride tour, plus $2 for add-on activities – corn husk dolls, archery, and/or ancient foods.

    Wander the twisted tangles and master the maze at the area’s corniest attraction! Enjoyable for young and old alike, experience a real live interactive puzzle at Angel Mounds. Roam the paths and seek out the maze guardians, collecting stamps along the away and enter to win a special prize.

    > $3 per student

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  • Corn Maze (Field Trip)

    Oct 11th, 2016
    9:00am - 5:00pm
    Angel Mounds State Historic Site

    Includes admission to corn maze, museum, and guided hayride tour, plus $2 for add-on activities – corn husk dolls, archery, and/or ancient foods.

    Wander the twisted tangles and master the maze at the area’s corniest attraction! Enjoyable for young and old alike, experience a real live interactive puzzle at Angel Mounds. Roam the paths and seek out the maze guardians, collecting stamps along the away and enter to win a special prize.

    > $5 per student

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  • Brown County Backroads Tour

    Oct 11th, 2016
    9:00am - 5:00pm
    T.C. Steele State Historic Site

    This driving tour is of artists’ studios in Brown County throughout the entire month of October. Visitors can see artists at work in their studios and interact with individual artists. This year’s visiting artists are members of the Indiana Plein Air Painters Association. Check www.tcsteele.org for schedule of artist demonstrations.

    > $6.50 per adult; $5 per senior; $3 per child

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  • Corn Maze (Public)

    Oct 11th, 2016
    3:00pm - 7:00pm
    Angel Mounds State Historic Site

    Includes admission to corn maze, museum, and guided hayride tour, plus $2 for add-on activities – corn husk dolls, archery, and/or ancient foods.

    Wander the twisted tangles and master the maze at the area’s corniest attraction! Enjoyable for young and old alike, experience a real live interactive puzzle at Angel Mounds. Roam the paths and seek out the maze guardians, collecting stamps along the away and enter to win a special prize.

    > $3 per person

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  • Vincennes History Class

    Oct 11th, 2016
    6:30pm - 8:30pm
    Vincennes State Historic Site

    Discover the rich history of Indiana’s first city, Vincennes. Historian Richard Day and guest presenters engage participants in weekly sessions about topics of Vincennes history from prehistoric days to the present.

    > $75 per Adult

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  • Corn Maze (Field Trip)

    Oct 12th, 2016
    9:00am - 5:00pm
    Angel Mounds State Historic Site

    Includes admission to corn maze, museum, and guided hayride tour, plus $2 for add-on activities – corn husk dolls, archery, and/or ancient foods.

    Wander the twisted tangles and master the maze at the area’s corniest attraction! Enjoyable for young and old alike, experience a real live interactive puzzle at Angel Mounds. Roam the paths and seek out the maze guardians, collecting stamps along the away and enter to win a special prize.

    > $5 per student

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  • Brown County Backroads Tour

    Oct 12th, 2016
    9:00am - 5:00pm
    T.C. Steele State Historic Site

    This driving tour is of artists’ studios in Brown County throughout the entire month of October. Visitors can see artists at work in their studios and interact with individual artists. This year’s visiting artists are members of the Indiana Plein Air Painters Association. Check www.tcsteele.org for schedule of artist demonstrations.

    > $6.50 per adult; $5 per senior; $3 per child

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  • Corn Maze (Public)

    Oct 12th, 2016
    3:00pm - 7:00pm
    Angel Mounds State Historic Site

    Includes admission to corn maze, museum, and guided hayride tour, plus $2 for add-on activities – corn husk dolls, archery, and/or ancient foods.

    Wander the twisted tangles and master the maze at the area’s corniest attraction! Enjoyable for young and old alike, experience a real live interactive puzzle at Angel Mounds. Roam the paths and seek out the maze guardians, collecting stamps along the away and enter to win a special prize.

    > $3 per person

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  • Brown County Backroads Tour

    Oct 13th, 2016
    9:00am - 5:00pm
    T.C. Steele State Historic Site

    This driving tour is of artists’ studios in Brown County throughout the entire month of October. Visitors can see artists at work in their studios and interact with individual artists. This year’s visiting artists are members of the Indiana Plein Air Painters Association. Check www.tcsteele.org for schedule of artist demonstrations.

    > $6.50 per adult; $5 per senior; $3 per child

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  • Corn Maze (Field Trip)

    Oct 13th, 2016
    9:00am - 5:00pm
    Angel Mounds State Historic Site

    Includes admission to corn maze, museum, and guided hayride tour, plus $2 for add-on activities – corn husk dolls, archery, and/or ancient foods.

    Wander the twisted tangles and master the maze at the area’s corniest attraction! Enjoyable for young and old alike, experience a real live interactive puzzle at Angel Mounds. Roam the paths and seek out the maze guardians, collecting stamps along the away and enter to win a special prize.

    > $5 per student

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  • The Slightly Haunted Puppet Studio

    Oct 13th, 2016
    10:00am - Noon
    Indiana State Museum

    Peewinkle's Puppet Studio at the Indiana State Museum presents The Slightly Haunted Puppet Studio. 

    To buy tickets online, click here.

    For more information about upcoming shows, scheduling, and Peewinkle's Puppet Studio, visit their website, www.peewinklespuppets.com.

    Peewinkle’s Puppet Studio discount:
    Receive $2 off museum admission with the purchase of a full-priced Peewinkle’s ticket on the same day. Not available online.

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  • The Slightly Haunted Puppet Studio

    Oct 13th, 2016
    Noon - 12:45pm
    Indiana State Museum

    Peewinkle's Puppet Studio at the Indiana State Museum presents The Slightly Haunted Puppet Studio. 

    To buy tickets online, click here.

    For more information about upcoming shows, scheduling, and Peewinkle's Puppet Studio, visit their website, www.peewinklespuppets.com.

    Peewinkle’s Puppet Studio discount:
    Receive $2 off museum admission with the purchase of a full-priced Peewinkle’s ticket on the same day. Not available online.

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  • Corn Maze (Public)

    Oct 13th, 2016
    3:00pm - 7:00pm
    Angel Mounds State Historic Site

    Includes admission to corn maze, museum, and guided hayride tour, plus $2 for add-on activities – corn husk dolls, archery, and/or ancient foods.

    Wander the twisted tangles and master the maze at the area’s corniest attraction! Enjoyable for young and old alike, experience a real live interactive puzzle at Angel Mounds. Roam the paths and seek out the maze guardians, collecting stamps along the away and enter to win a special prize.

    > $3 per person

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  • Brown County Backroads Tour

    Oct 14th, 2016
    9:00am - 5:00pm
    T.C. Steele State Historic Site

    This driving tour is of artists’ studios in Brown County throughout the entire month of October. Visitors can see artists at work in their studios and interact with individual artists. This year’s visiting artists are members of the Indiana Plein Air Painters Association. Check www.tcsteele.org for schedule of artist demonstrations.

    > $6.50 per adult; $5 per senior; $3 per child

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  • Corn Maze (Field Trip)

    Oct 14th, 2016
    9:00am - 5:00pm
    Angel Mounds State Historic Site

    Includes admission to corn maze, museum, and guided hayride tour, plus $2 for add-on activities – corn husk dolls, archery, and/or ancient foods.

    Wander the twisted tangles and master the maze at the area’s corniest attraction! Enjoyable for young and old alike, experience a real live interactive puzzle at Angel Mounds. Roam the paths and seek out the maze guardians, collecting stamps along the away and enter to win a special prize.

    > $5 per student

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  • Corn Maze (Public)

    Oct 14th, 2016
    3:00pm - 10:00pm
    Angel Mounds State Historic Site

    Includes admission to corn maze, museum, and guided hayride tour, plus $2 for add-on activities – corn husk dolls, archery, and/or ancient foods.

    Wander the twisted tangles and master the maze at the area’s corniest attraction! Enjoyable for young and old alike, experience a real live interactive puzzle at Angel Mounds. Roam the paths and seek out the maze guardians, collecting stamps along the away and enter to win a special prize.

    > $3 per student

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  • Owl-Oween

    Start: Oct 14, 2016
    5:30pm
    End: Oct 15, 2016
    8:30pm
    Gene Stratton-Porter State Historic Site

    This annual event is suitable for all ages and is more about the fun of Halloween – treats not tricks! At this event, you’ll learn about owls, bats, raccoons, snakes and other creatures of the night. Children are encouraged to attend in costume and enjoy treats at various stops along the way. Be sure to dress for the weather and bring a flashlight to guide your way! This is a rain or shine event. 

    > $4 per person (does not include Cabin tour)

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  • The Slightly Haunted Puppet Studio

    Oct 14th, 2016
    6:30pm - 7:15pm
    Indiana State Museum

    Peewinkle's Puppet Studio at the Indiana State Museum presents The Slightly Haunted Puppet Studio. 

    To buy tickets online, click here.

    For more information about upcoming shows, scheduling, and Peewinkle's Puppet Studio, visit their website, www.peewinklespuppets.com.

    Peewinkle’s Puppet Studio discount:
    Receive $2 off museum admission with the purchase of a full-priced Peewinkle’s ticket on the same day. Not available online.

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  • Literally, A Haunted House

    Start: Oct 14, 2016
    7:00pm
    End: Oct 15, 2016
    11:30pm
    Culbertson Mansion State Historic Site

    The Culbertson Mansion’s haunted Carriage House is not for the faint of heart. TheScareFactor.com warns that, “There may be times where you are wondering if everyone in your group will make it out alive. Be aware of your surroundings, this cast is known for drawing your attention away from what you should really be afraid of.”

    > $14 regular admission; $12 with coupon

    Halloween storytelling in the mansion
    Friday, October 14
    Saturday, October 15
    Friday, October 21
    Saturday, October 22
    Friday, October 28
    Saturday, October 29

    > 7:30, 8:30 and 9:30 p.m.
    > An additional $1 per child, $2 per adult

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  • Madison Ghost Tours

    Oct 14th, 2016
    8:00pm - 11:00pm
    Lanier Mansion State Historic Site

    Take a walking tour of four supposedly haunted locations in Madison as described in the book Ghosts of Madison, Indiana by Virginia Jorgensen. A costumed guide will begin with a tour inside the Lanier Mansion and hear some of the stories related to the house. Then they will walk to three locations and hear stories about them from the outside only.  The last stop will be at the Broadway Tavern, which is supposedly haunted, and those attending the tour can buy a drink if they like.

    > $15 per adult, $7 per child

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  • Brown County Backroads Tour

    Oct 15th, 2016
    9:00am - 5:00pm
    T.C. Steele State Historic Site

    This driving tour is of artists’ studios in Brown County throughout the entire month of October. Visitors can see artists at work in their studios and interact with individual artists. This year’s visiting artists are members of the Indiana Plein Air Painters Association. Check www.tcsteele.org for schedule of artist demonstrations.

    > $6.50 per adult; $5 per senior; $3 per child

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  • The Slightly Haunted Puppet Studio

    Oct 15th, 2016
    10:30am - 11:15am
    Indiana State Museum

    Peewinkle's Puppet Studio at the Indiana State Museum presents The Slightly Haunted Puppet Studio. 

    To buy tickets online, click here.

    For more information about upcoming shows, scheduling, and Peewinkle's Puppet Studio, visit their website, www.peewinklespuppets.com.

    Peewinkle’s Puppet Studio discount:
    Receive $2 off museum admission with the purchase of a full-priced Peewinkle’s ticket on the same day. Not available online.

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  • Creature Feature

    Oct 15th, 2016
    11:00am - Noon
    Limberlost State Historic Site

    A live animal program by a guest presenter held in the Limberlost Visitor Center.

    > $3 per person

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  • The Slightly Haunted Puppet Studio

    Oct 15th, 2016
    1:00pm - 1:45pm
    Indiana State Museum

    Peewinkle's Puppet Studio at the Indiana State Museum presents The Slightly Haunted Puppet Studio. 

    To buy tickets online, click here.

    For more information about upcoming shows, scheduling, and Peewinkle's Puppet Studio, visit their website, www.peewinklespuppets.com.

    Peewinkle’s Puppet Studio discount:
    Receive $2 off museum admission with the purchase of a full-priced Peewinkle’s ticket on the same day. Not available online.

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  • Museum INvasion Tour

    Oct 15th, 2016
    1:30pm - 3:00pm
    Indiana State Museum

    Don't just visit the museum, INvade it. Wear practical shoes - they're the only thing practical about this tour. From the odd to the shocking to the just plain eye-opening, a Museum INvasion tour turns the traditional museum experience on its head.

    INvasion tours are meant to give the back story of artifacts on display in an entertaining and intimate tour setting.

    Intended for adults, but suitable for children ages 10 and up.

    Museum INvasion Tours are $10 for members; $20 for non-members. Includes museum admission.

    To reserve your spot on this INvasion tour, call 317.232.1637. Walk-ins are welcome - while space remains.

    Scheduled group tours are also available:
    Tours are $150 with a maximum of 10 people per group. To book a group tour, call 317.232.1637.

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  • Corn Maze (Public)

    Oct 15th, 2016
    3:00pm - 10:00pm
    Angel Mounds State Historic Site

    Includes admission to corn maze, museum, and guided hayride tour, plus $2 for add-on activities – corn husk dolls, archery, and/or ancient foods.

    Wander the twisted tangles and master the maze at the area’s corniest attraction! Enjoyable for young and old alike, experience a real live interactive puzzle at Angel Mounds. Roam the paths and seek out the maze guardians, collecting stamps along the away and enter to win a special prize.

    > $3 per student

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  • Fort Fright

    Start: Oct 15, 2016
    6:00pm
    End: Oct 16, 2016
    10:00pm
    Vincennes State Historic Site

    Meet characters from Vincennes history along the haunted trail and hear the chilling tales of life and death on the early Indiana frontier. Hear first-hand accounts from soldiers at Fort Knox, Native Americans, river travelers as they uncover the secrets of Fort Knox. There will be a No Scare (6 to 7 p.m.) and a Full Scare portion of the program (7 to 10 p.m.). The last tours will start at 9:30 p.m.

    > $5 per child, $8 per adult

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  • Night Spirits

    Oct 15th, 2016
    7:00pm - 9:00pm
    Lanier Mansion State Historic Site

    Costumed actors portraying “spirits” will dramatically recount true stories of murder and mayhem from our nation’s past in the dimly lit rooms of the Lanier Mansion. Light refreshments will be served in the Mansion’s spooky basement. Call 812.273.0556 for reservations.

    > $12 per person; reservations recommended

     

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  • Literally, A Haunted House

    Start: Oct 15, 2016
    7:00pm
    End: Oct 16, 2016
    11:30pm
    Culbertson Mansion State Historic Site

    The Culbertson Mansion’s haunted Carriage House is not for the faint of heart. TheScareFactor.com warns that, “There may be times where you are wondering if everyone in your group will make it out alive. Be aware of your surroundings, this cast is known for drawing your attention away from what you should really be afraid of.”

    > $14 regular admission; $12 with coupon

    Halloween storytelling in the mansion
    Friday, October 14
    Saturday, October 15
    Friday, October 21
    Saturday, October 22
    Friday, October 28
    Saturday, October 29

    > 7:30, 8:30 and 9:30 p.m.
    > An additional $1 per child, $2 per adult

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  • Spooky Halloween Cruises

    Oct 15th, 2016
    7:30pm - 9:00pm
    Whitewater Canal State Historic Site

    The Ben Franklin III will be hauntingly decorated for night cruises and staff will be dressed in costumes for the occasion. A professional storyteller will be on board to tell family-friendly spooky stories. Held in conjunction with the Haunted Village of Metamora. 

    > Cruises begin at 7:30, 8 and 8:30 p.m.
    > $5 per person

     

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  • Corn Maze (Public)

    Oct 16th, 2016
    1:00pm - 5:00pm
    Angel Mounds State Historic Site

    Includes admission to corn maze, museum, and guided hayride tour, plus $2 for add-on activities – corn husk dolls, archery, and/or ancient foods.

    Wander the twisted tangles and master the maze at the area’s corniest attraction! Enjoyable for young and old alike, experience a real live interactive puzzle at Angel Mounds. Roam the paths and seek out the maze guardians, collecting stamps along the away and enter to win a special prize.

    > $3 per student

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  • Brown County Backroads Tour

    Oct 16th, 2016
    1:00pm - 5:00pm
    T.C. Steele State Historic Site

    This driving tour is of artists’ studios in Brown County throughout the entire month of October. Visitors can see artists at work in their studios and interact with individual artists. This year’s visiting artists are members of the Indiana Plein Air Painters Association. Check www.tcsteele.org for schedule of artist demonstrations.

    > $6.50 per adult; $5 per senior; $3 per child

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  • Corn Maze (Field Trip)

    Oct 18th, 2016
    9:00am - 5:00pm
    Angel Mounds State Historic Site

    Includes admission to corn maze, museum, and guided hayride tour, plus $2 for add-on activities – corn husk dolls, archery, and/or ancient foods.

    Wander the twisted tangles and master the maze at the area’s corniest attraction! Enjoyable for young and old alike, experience a real live interactive puzzle at Angel Mounds. Roam the paths and seek out the maze guardians, collecting stamps along the away and enter to win a special prize.

    > $5 per student

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  • Brown County Backroads Tour

    Oct 18th, 2016
    9:00am - 5:00pm
    T.C. Steele State Historic Site

    This driving tour is of artists’ studios in Brown County throughout the entire month of October. Visitors can see artists at work in their studios and interact with individual artists. This year’s visiting artists are members of the Indiana Plein Air Painters Association. Check www.tcsteele.org for schedule of artist demonstrations.

    > $6.50 per adult; $5 per senior; $3 per child

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  • Homeschool Tuesday: Day of the Dead

    Oct 18th, 2016
    10:00am - 5:00pm
    Indiana State Museum

    Certain Tuesdays of each month are reserved for home-education programming. Individual registrations are accepted from independent homeschool educators for the monthly programs listed below. Homeschool co-ops with a minimum number of student participants may schedule a program of their choice on an alternate date. Call 317.232.1637 to register. 

    > Sept. 6, 2016 - Underground Railroad
    > Sept. 20, 2016 - Indiana and the Civil War
    > Oct. 4, 2016 - Liar's Bench
    > Oct. 18, 2016 - Day of the Dead
    > Nov. 1, 2016 - Rocks & Minerals
    > Nov. 15, 2016 - Pioneer Indiana
    > Dec. 6, 2016 - Shake It Out
    > Jan. 17, 2017 - Wild Indiana
    > Feb. 7, 2017 - Levi & Catharine Coffin (Educational Theater)
    > Feb. 21, 2017 - Ice Age Animals
    > March 7, 2017 - Science of Sports
    > March 21, 2017 - On Expedition: Observing the Natural World
    > April 4, 2017 - Reptile Theater
    > April 18, 2017 - Crime Scene Investigators: The Science Behind the Mystery
    > May 16, 2017 - Earth/Sky 

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  • Corn Maze (Public)

    Oct 18th, 2016
    3:00pm - 7:00pm
    Angel Mounds State Historic Site

    Includes admission to corn maze, museum, and guided hayride tour, plus $2 for add-on activities – corn husk dolls, archery, and/or ancient foods.

    Wander the twisted tangles and master the maze at the area’s corniest attraction! Enjoyable for young and old alike, experience a real live interactive puzzle at Angel Mounds. Roam the paths and seek out the maze guardians, collecting stamps along the away and enter to win a special prize.

    > $3 per person

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  • Vincennes History Class

    Oct 18th, 2016
    6:30pm - 8:30pm
    Vincennes State Historic Site

    Discover the rich history of Indiana’s first city, Vincennes. Historian Richard Day and guest presenters engage participants in weekly sessions about topics of Vincennes history from prehistoric days to the present.

    > $75 per Adult

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  • Brown County Backroads Tour

    Oct 19th, 2016
    9:00am - 5:00pm
    T.C. Steele State Historic Site

    This driving tour is of artists’ studios in Brown County throughout the entire month of October. Visitors can see artists at work in their studios and interact with individual artists. This year’s visiting artists are members of the Indiana Plein Air Painters Association. Check www.tcsteele.org for schedule of artist demonstrations.

    > $6.50 per adult; $5 per senior; $3 per child

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  • Corn Maze (Field Trip)

    Oct 19th, 2016
    9:00am - 5:00pm
    Angel Mounds State Historic Site

    Includes admission to corn maze, museum, and guided hayride tour, plus $2 for add-on activities – corn husk dolls, archery, and/or ancient foods.

    Wander the twisted tangles and master the maze at the area’s corniest attraction! Enjoyable for young and old alike, experience a real live interactive puzzle at Angel Mounds. Roam the paths and seek out the maze guardians, collecting stamps along the away and enter to win a special prize.

    > $5 per student

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  • The Slightly Haunted Puppet Studio

    Oct 19th, 2016
    10:00am - 10:45am
    Indiana State Museum

    Peewinkle's Puppet Studio at the Indiana State Museum presents The Slightly Haunted Puppet Studio. 

    To buy tickets online, click here.

    For more information about upcoming shows, scheduling, and Peewinkle's Puppet Studio, visit their website, www.peewinklespuppets.com.

    Peewinkle’s Puppet Studio discount:
    Receive $2 off museum admission with the purchase of a full-priced Peewinkle’s ticket on the same day. Not available online.

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  • The Slightly Haunted Puppet Studio

    Oct 19th, 2016
    Noon - 12:45pm
    Indiana State Museum

    Peewinkle's Puppet Studio at the Indiana State Museum presents The Slightly Haunted Puppet Studio. 

    To buy tickets online, click here.

    For more information about upcoming shows, scheduling, and Peewinkle's Puppet Studio, visit their website, www.peewinklespuppets.com.

    Peewinkle’s Puppet Studio discount:
    Receive $2 off museum admission with the purchase of a full-priced Peewinkle’s ticket on the same day. Not available online.

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  • Corn Maze (Public)

    Oct 19th, 2016
    3:00pm - 7:00pm
    Angel Mounds State Historic Site

    Includes admission to corn maze, museum, and guided hayride tour, plus $2 for add-on activities – corn husk dolls, archery, and/or ancient foods.

    Wander the twisted tangles and master the maze at the area’s corniest attraction! Enjoyable for young and old alike, experience a real live interactive puzzle at Angel Mounds. Roam the paths and seek out the maze guardians, collecting stamps along the away and enter to win a special prize.

    > $3 per person

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  • Corn Maze (Field Trip)

    Oct 20th, 2016
    9:00am - 5:00pm
    Angel Mounds State Historic Site

    Includes admission to corn maze, museum, and guided hayride tour, plus $2 for add-on activities – corn husk dolls, archery, and/or ancient foods.

    Wander the twisted tangles and master the maze at the area’s corniest attraction! Enjoyable for young and old alike, experience a real live interactive puzzle at Angel Mounds. Roam the paths and seek out the maze guardians, collecting stamps along the away and enter to win a special prize.

    > $5 per student

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  • Brown County Backroads Tour

    Oct 20th, 2016
    9:00am - 5:00pm
    T.C. Steele State Historic Site

    This driving tour is of artists’ studios in Brown County throughout the entire month of October. Visitors can see artists at work in their studios and interact with individual artists. This year’s visiting artists are members of the Indiana Plein Air Painters Association. Check www.tcsteele.org for schedule of artist demonstrations.

    > $6.50 per adult; $5 per senior; $3 per child

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  • The Slightly Haunted Puppet Studio

    Oct 20th, 2016
    10:00am - 10:45am
    Indiana State Museum

    Peewinkle's Puppet Studio at the Indiana State Museum presents The Slightly Haunted Puppet Studio. 

    To buy tickets online, click here.

    For more information about upcoming shows, scheduling, and Peewinkle's Puppet Studio, visit their website, www.peewinklespuppets.com.

    Peewinkle’s Puppet Studio discount:
    Receive $2 off museum admission with the purchase of a full-priced Peewinkle’s ticket on the same day. Not available online.

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  • The Slightly Haunted Puppet Studio

    Oct 20th, 2016
    Noon - 12:45pm
    Indiana State Museum

    Peewinkle's Puppet Studio at the Indiana State Museum presents The Slightly Haunted Puppet Studio. 

    To buy tickets online, click here.

    For more information about upcoming shows, scheduling, and Peewinkle's Puppet Studio, visit their website, www.peewinklespuppets.com.

    Peewinkle’s Puppet Studio discount:
    Receive $2 off museum admission with the purchase of a full-priced Peewinkle’s ticket on the same day. Not available online.

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  • Corn Maze (Public)

    Oct 20th, 2016
    3:00pm - 7:00pm
    Angel Mounds State Historic Site

    Includes admission to corn maze, museum, and guided hayride tour, plus $2 for add-on activities – corn husk dolls, archery, and/or ancient foods.

    Wander the twisted tangles and master the maze at the area’s corniest attraction! Enjoyable for young and old alike, experience a real live interactive puzzle at Angel Mounds. Roam the paths and seek out the maze guardians, collecting stamps along the away and enter to win a special prize.

    > $3 per person

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  • Brown County Backroads Tour

    Oct 21st, 2016
    9:00am - 5:00pm
    T.C. Steele State Historic Site

    This driving tour is of artists’ studios in Brown County throughout the entire month of October. Visitors can see artists at work in their studios and interact with individual artists. This year’s visiting artists are members of the Indiana Plein Air Painters Association. Check www.tcsteele.org for schedule of artist demonstrations.

    > $6.50 per adult; $5 per senior; $3 per child

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  • Corn Maze (Field Trip)

    Oct 21st, 2016
    9:00am - 5:00pm
    Angel Mounds State Historic Site

    Includes admission to corn maze, museum, and guided hayride tour, plus $2 for add-on activities – corn husk dolls, archery, and/or ancient foods.

    Wander the twisted tangles and master the maze at the area’s corniest attraction! Enjoyable for young and old alike, experience a real live interactive puzzle at Angel Mounds. Roam the paths and seek out the maze guardians, collecting stamps along the away and enter to win a special prize.

    > $5 per student

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  • Corn Maze (Public)

    Oct 21st, 2016
    3:00pm - 10:00pm
    Angel Mounds State Historic Site

    Includes admission to corn maze, museum, and guided hayride tour, plus $2 for add-on activities – corn husk dolls, archery, and/or ancient foods.

    Wander the twisted tangles and master the maze at the area’s corniest attraction! Enjoyable for young and old alike, experience a real live interactive puzzle at Angel Mounds. Roam the paths and seek out the maze guardians, collecting stamps along the away and enter to win a special prize.

    > $3 per student

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  • Family Night Out: Trick or Treat

    Oct 21st, 2016
    6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Indiana State Museum

    Bring the family and enjoy a night of festive activities at the ISMHS’s Family Night Out! Get set for Halloween with a night of spooky family fun. Light up the night with glow-in-the-dark games, scary art projects, spooky stories and trick-or-treating through the galleries.

    Activities available:
    Temporary tattoos
    Imagination Playground
    Art carts
    Corn hole
    Glow bowling
    Glow balloon toss
    Glow tic-tac-toe
    Spooky stories
    Zombie hunting
    Make a glow monster
    Fluorescent minerals

    > Free

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  • The Slightly Haunted Puppet Studio

    Oct 21st, 2016
    6:30pm - 7:15pm
    Indiana State Museum

    Peewinkle's Puppet Studio at the Indiana State Museum presents The Slightly Haunted Puppet Studio. 

    To buy tickets online, click here.

    For more information about upcoming shows, scheduling, and Peewinkle's Puppet Studio, visit their website, www.peewinklespuppets.com.

    Peewinkle’s Puppet Studio discount:
    Receive $2 off museum admission with the purchase of a full-priced Peewinkle’s ticket on the same day. Not available online.

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  • Literally, A Haunted House

    Start: Oct 21, 2016
    7:00pm
    End: Oct 22, 2016
    11:30pm
    Culbertson Mansion State Historic Site

    The Culbertson Mansion’s haunted Carriage House is not for the faint of heart. TheScareFactor.com warns that, “There may be times where you are wondering if everyone in your group will make it out alive. Be aware of your surroundings, this cast is known for drawing your attention away from what you should really be afraid of.”

    > $14 regular admission; $12 with coupon

    Halloween storytelling in the mansion
    Friday, October 14
    Saturday, October 15
    Friday, October 21
    Saturday, October 22
    Friday, October 28
    Saturday, October 29

    > 7:30, 8:30 and 9:30 p.m.
    > An additional $1 per child, $2 per adult

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  • Madison Ghost Tours

    Oct 21st, 2016
    8:00pm - 11:00pm
    Lanier Mansion State Historic Site

    Take a walking tour of four supposedly haunted locations in Madison as described in the book Ghosts of Madison, Indiana by Virginia Jorgensen. A costumed guide will begin with a tour inside the Lanier Mansion and hear some of the stories related to the house. Then they will walk to three locations and hear stories about them from the outside only.  The last stop will be at the Broadway Tavern, which is supposedly haunted, and those attending the tour can buy a drink if they like.

    > $14 per adult, $7 per child

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  • Brown County Backroads Tour

    Oct 22nd, 2016
    9:00am - 5:00pm
    T.C. Steele State Historic Site

    This driving tour is of artists’ studios in Brown County throughout the entire month of October. Visitors can see artists at work in their studios and interact with individual artists. This year’s visiting artists are members of the Indiana Plein Air Painters Association. Check www.tcsteele.org for schedule of artist demonstrations.

    > $6.50 per adult; $5 per senior; $3 per child

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  • Guided Tour of a Limberlost Nature Preserve

    Oct 22nd, 2016
    9:00am - Noon
    Limberlost State Historic Site

    A Limberlost naturalist will lead a hike through one of the Limberlost Territory Nature Preserves. Meet at the Limberlost Visitor Center. Space may be limited and reservations may be required depending on location of hike. 

    > $3 per person            

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  • The Slightly Haunted Puppet Studio

    Oct 22nd, 2016
    10:30am - 11:15am
    Indiana State Museum

    Peewinkle's Puppet Studio at the Indiana State Museum presents The Slightly Haunted Puppet Studio. 

    To buy tickets online, click here.

    For more information about upcoming shows, scheduling, and Peewinkle's Puppet Studio, visit their website, www.peewinklespuppets.com.

    Peewinkle’s Puppet Studio discount:
    Receive $2 off museum admission with the purchase of a full-priced Peewinkle’s ticket on the same day. Not available online.

    More Details
  • The Slightly Haunted Puppet Studio

    Oct 22nd, 2016
    1:00pm - 1:45pm
    Indiana State Museum

    Peewinkle's Puppet Studio at the Indiana State Museum presents The Slightly Haunted Puppet Studio. 

    To buy tickets online, click here.

    For more information about upcoming shows, scheduling, and Peewinkle's Puppet Studio, visit their website, www.peewinklespuppets.com.

    Peewinkle’s Puppet Studio discount:
    Receive $2 off museum admission with the purchase of a full-priced Peewinkle’s ticket on the same day. Not available online.

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  • Museum INvasion Tour

    Oct 22nd, 2016
    1:30pm - 3:00pm
    Indiana State Museum

    Don't just visit the museum, INvade it. Wear practical shoes - they're the only thing practical about this tour. From the odd to the shocking to the just plain eye-opening, a Museum INvasion tour turns the traditional museum experience on its head.

    INvasion tours are meant to give the back story of artifacts on display in an entertaining and intimate tour setting.

    Intended for adults, but suitable for children ages 10 and up.

    Museum INvasion Tours are $10 for members; $20 for non-members. Includes museum admission.

    To reserve your spot on this INvasion tour, call 317.232.1637. Walk-ins are welcome - while space remains.

    Scheduled group tours are also available:
    Tours are $150 with a maximum of 10 people per group. To book a group tour, call 317.232.1637.

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  • Corn Maze (Public)

    Oct 22nd, 2016
    3:00pm - 10:00pm
    Angel Mounds State Historic Site

    Includes admission to corn maze, museum, and guided hayride tour, plus $2 for add-on activities – corn husk dolls, archery, and/or ancient foods.

    Wander the twisted tangles and master the maze at the area’s corniest attraction! Enjoyable for young and old alike, experience a real live interactive puzzle at Angel Mounds. Roam the paths and seek out the maze guardians, collecting stamps along the away and enter to win a special prize.

    > $3 per student

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  • Spooky Mansion

    Oct 22nd, 2016
    6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Lanier Mansion State Historic Site

    This spooky (not scary) children’s Halloween program features creepy decorations, trick-or-treating, ghost stories, visits by ghost, meet First Responders, creepy crafts and a walk through the mansion’s haunting basement.

    > $3 per child; (one free adult per child)

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  • Fort Fright

    Start: Oct 22, 2016
    6:00pm
    End: Oct 23, 2016
    10:00pm
    Vincennes State Historic Site

    Meet characters from Vincennes history along the haunted trail and hear the chilling tales of life and death on the early Indiana frontier. Hear first-hand accounts from soldiers at Fort Knox, Native Americans, river travelers as they uncover the secrets of Fort Knox. There will be a No Scare (6 to 7 p.m.) and a Full Scare portion of the program (7 to 10 p.m.). The last tours will start at 9:30 p.m.

    > $5 per child, $8 per adult

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  • Literally, A Haunted House

    Start: Oct 22, 2016
    7:00pm
    End: Oct 23, 2016
    11:30pm
    Culbertson Mansion State Historic Site

    The Culbertson Mansion’s haunted Carriage House is not for the faint of heart. TheScareFactor.com warns that, “There may be times where you are wondering if everyone in your group will make it out alive. Be aware of your surroundings, this cast is known for drawing your attention away from what you should really be afraid of.”

    > $14 regular admission; $12 with coupon

    Halloween storytelling in the mansion
    Friday, October 14
    Saturday, October 15
    Friday, October 21
    Saturday, October 22
    Friday, October 28
    Saturday, October 29

    > 7:30, 8:30 and 9:30 p.m.
    > An additional $1 per child, $2 per adult

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  • Spooky Halloween Cruises

    Oct 22nd, 2016
    7:30pm - 9:00pm
    Whitewater Canal State Historic Site

    The Ben Franklin III will be hauntingly decorated for night cruises and staff will be dressed in costumes for the occasion. A professional storyteller will be on board to tell family-friendly spooky stories. Held in conjunction with the Haunted Village of Metamora. 

    > Cruises begin at 7:30, 8 and 8:30 p.m.
    ‚Äč> $5 per person

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  • The Slightly Haunted Puppet Studio

    Oct 23rd, 2016
    1:00pm - 1:45pm
    Indiana State Museum

    Peewinkle's Puppet Studio at the Indiana State Museum presents The Slightly Haunted Puppet Studio. 

    To buy tickets online, click here.

    For more information about upcoming shows, scheduling, and Peewinkle's Puppet Studio, visit their website, www.peewinklespuppets.com.

    Peewinkle’s Puppet Studio discount:
    Receive $2 off museum admission with the purchase of a full-priced Peewinkle’s ticket on the same day. Not available online.

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  • Brown County Backroads Tour

    Oct 23rd, 2016
    1:00pm - 5:00pm
    T.C. Steele State Historic Site

    This driving tour is of artists’ studios in Brown County throughout the entire month of October. Visitors can see artists at work in their studios and interact with individual artists. This year’s visiting artists are members of the Indiana Plein Air Painters Association. Check www.tcsteele.org for schedule of artist demonstrations.

    > $6.50 per adult; $5 per senior; $3 per child

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  • Corn Maze (Public)

    Oct 23rd, 2016
    1:00pm - 5:00pm
    Angel Mounds State Historic Site

    Includes admission to corn maze, museum, and guided hayride tour, plus $2 for add-on activities – corn husk dolls, archery, and/or ancient foods.

    Wander the twisted tangles and master the maze at the area’s corniest attraction! Enjoyable for young and old alike, experience a real live interactive puzzle at Angel Mounds. Roam the paths and seek out the maze guardians, collecting stamps along the away and enter to win a special prize.

    > $3 per student

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  • The Slightly Haunted Puppet Studio

    Oct 23rd, 2016
    3:00pm - 3:45pm
    Indiana State Museum

    Peewinkle's Puppet Studio at the Indiana State Museum presents The Slightly Haunted Puppet Studio. 

    To buy tickets online, click here.

    For more information about upcoming shows, scheduling, and Peewinkle's Puppet Studio, visit their website, www.peewinklespuppets.com.

    Peewinkle’s Puppet Studio discount:
    Receive $2 off museum admission with the purchase of a full-priced Peewinkle’s ticket on the same day. Not available online.

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  • Corn Maze (Field Trip)

    Oct 25th, 2016
    9:00am - 5:00pm
    Angel Mounds State Historic Site

    Includes admission to corn maze, museum, and guided hayride tour, plus $2 for add-on activities – corn husk dolls, archery, and/or ancient foods.

    Wander the twisted tangles and master the maze at the area’s corniest attraction! Enjoyable for young and old alike, experience a real live interactive puzzle at Angel Mounds. Roam the paths and seek out the maze guardians, collecting stamps along the away and enter to win a special prize.

    > $5 per student

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  • Brown County Backroads Tour

    Oct 25th, 2016
    9:00am - 5:00pm
    T.C. Steele State Historic Site

    This driving tour is of artists’ studios in Brown County throughout the entire month of October. Visitors can see artists at work in their studios and interact with individual artists. This year’s visiting artists are members of the Indiana Plein Air Painters Association. Check www.tcsteele.org for schedule of artist demonstrations.

    > $6.50 per adult; $5 per senior; $3 per child

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  • Corn Maze (Public)

    Oct 25th, 2016
    3:00pm - 7:00pm
    Angel Mounds State Historic Site

    Includes admission to corn maze, museum, and guided hayride tour, plus $2 for add-on activities – corn husk dolls, archery, and/or ancient foods.

    Wander the twisted tangles and master the maze at the area’s corniest attraction! Enjoyable for young and old alike, experience a real live interactive puzzle at Angel Mounds. Roam the paths and seek out the maze guardians, collecting stamps along the away and enter to win a special prize.

    > $3 per person

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  • Vincennes History Class

    Oct 25th, 2016
    6:30pm - 8:30pm
    Vincennes State Historic Site

    Discover the rich history of Indiana’s first city, Vincennes. Historian Richard Day and guest presenters engage participants in weekly sessions about topics of Vincennes history from prehistoric days to the present.

    > $75 per Adult

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  • Brown County Backroads Tour

    Oct 26th, 2016
    9:00am - 5:00pm
    T.C. Steele State Historic Site

    This driving tour is of artists’ studios in Brown County throughout the entire month of October. Visitors can see artists at work in their studios and interact with individual artists. This year’s visiting artists are members of the Indiana Plein Air Painters Association. Check www.tcsteele.org for schedule of artist demonstrations.

    > $6.50 per adult; $5 per senior; $3 per child

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  • Corn Maze (Field Trip)

    Oct 26th, 2016
    9:00am - 5:00pm
    Angel Mounds State Historic Site

    Includes admission to corn maze, museum, and guided hayride tour, plus $2 for add-on activities – corn husk dolls, archery, and/or ancient foods.

    Wander the twisted tangles and master the maze at the area’s corniest attraction! Enjoyable for young and old alike, experience a real live interactive puzzle at Angel Mounds. Roam the paths and seek out the maze guardians, collecting stamps along the away and enter to win a special prize.

    > $5 per student

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  • Corn Maze (Public)

    Oct 26th, 2016
    3:00pm - 7:00pm
    Angel Mounds State Historic Site

    Includes admission to corn maze, museum, and guided hayride tour, plus $2 for add-on activities – corn husk dolls, archery, and/or ancient foods.

    Wander the twisted tangles and master the maze at the area’s corniest attraction! Enjoyable for young and old alike, experience a real live interactive puzzle at Angel Mounds. Roam the paths and seek out the maze guardians, collecting stamps along the away and enter to win a special prize.

    > $3 per person

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  • Brown County Backroads Tour

    Oct 27th, 2016
    9:00am - 5:00pm
    T.C. Steele State Historic Site

    This driving tour is of artists’ studios in Brown County throughout the entire month of October. Visitors can see artists at work in their studios and interact with individual artists. This year’s visiting artists are members of the Indiana Plein Air Painters Association. Check www.tcsteele.org for schedule of artist demonstrations.

    > $6.50 per adult; $5 per senior; $3 per child

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  • Corn Maze (Field Trip)

    Oct 27th, 2016
    9:00am - 5:00pm
    Angel Mounds State Historic Site

    Includes admission to corn maze, museum, and guided hayride tour, plus $2 for add-on activities – corn husk dolls, archery, and/or ancient foods.

    Wander the twisted tangles and master the maze at the area’s corniest attraction! Enjoyable for young and old alike, experience a real live interactive puzzle at Angel Mounds. Roam the paths and seek out the maze guardians, collecting stamps along the away and enter to win a special prize.

    > $5 per student

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  • Corn Maze (Public)

    Oct 27th, 2016
    3:00pm - 7:00pm
    Angel Mounds State Historic Site

    Includes admission to corn maze, museum, and guided hayride tour, plus $2 for add-on activities – corn husk dolls, archery, and/or ancient foods.

    Wander the twisted tangles and master the maze at the area’s corniest attraction! Enjoyable for young and old alike, experience a real live interactive puzzle at Angel Mounds. Roam the paths and seek out the maze guardians, collecting stamps along the away and enter to win a special prize.

    > $3 per person

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  • Corn Maze (Field Trip)

    Oct 28th, 2016
    9:00am - 5:00pm
    Angel Mounds State Historic Site

    Includes admission to corn maze, museum, and guided hayride tour, plus $2 for add-on activities – corn husk dolls, archery, and/or ancient foods.

    Wander the twisted tangles and master the maze at the area’s corniest attraction! Enjoyable for young and old alike, experience a real live interactive puzzle at Angel Mounds. Roam the paths and seek out the maze guardians, collecting stamps along the away and enter to win a special prize.

    > $5 per student

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  • Brown County Backroads Tour

    Oct 28th, 2016
    9:00am - 5:00pm
    T.C. Steele State Historic Site

    This driving tour is of artists’ studios in Brown County throughout the entire month of October. Visitors can see artists at work in their studios and interact with individual artists. This year’s visiting artists are members of the Indiana Plein Air Painters Association. Check www.tcsteele.org for schedule of artist demonstrations.

    > $6.50 per adult; $5 per senior; $3 per child

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  • Corn Maze (Public)

    Oct 28th, 2016
    3:00pm - 10:00pm
    Angel Mounds State Historic Site

    Includes admission to corn maze, museum, and guided hayride tour, plus $2 for add-on activities – corn husk dolls, archery, and/or ancient foods.

    Wander the twisted tangles and master the maze at the area’s corniest attraction! Enjoyable for young and old alike, experience a real live interactive puzzle at Angel Mounds. Roam the paths and seek out the maze guardians, collecting stamps along the away and enter to win a special prize.

    > $3 per student

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  • Literally, A Haunted House

    Start: Oct 28, 2016
    7:00pm
    End: Oct 29, 2016
    11:30pm
    Culbertson Mansion State Historic Site

    The Culbertson Mansion’s haunted Carriage House is not for the faint of heart. TheScareFactor.com warns that, “There may be times where you are wondering if everyone in your group will make it out alive. Be aware of your surroundings, this cast is known for drawing your attention away from what you should really be afraid of.”

    > $14 regular admission; $12 with coupon

    Halloween storytelling in the mansion
    Friday, October 14
    Saturday, October 15
    Friday, October 21
    Saturday, October 22
    Friday, October 28
    Saturday, October 29

    > 7:30, 8:30 and 9:30 p.m.
    > An additional $1 per child, $2 per adult

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  • Madison Ghost Tours

    Start: Oct 28, 2016
    8:00pm
    End: Oct 29, 2016
    11:00pm
    Lanier Mansion State Historic Site

    Take a walking tour of four supposedly haunted locations in Madison as described in the book Ghosts of Madison, Indiana by Virginia Jorgensen. A costumed guide will begin with a tour inside the Lanier Mansion and hear some of the stories related to the house. Then they will walk to three locations and hear stories about them from the outside only.  The last stop will be at the Broadway Tavern, which is supposedly haunted, and those attending the tour can buy a drink if they like.

    > $15 per adult, $7 per child

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  • Brown County Backroads Tour

    Oct 29th, 2016
    9:00am - 5:00pm
    T.C. Steele State Historic Site

    This driving tour is of artists’ studios in Brown County throughout the entire month of October. Visitors can see artists at work in their studios and interact with individual artists. This year’s visiting artists are members of the Indiana Plein Air Painters Association. Check www.tcsteele.org for schedule of artist demonstrations.

    > $6.50 per adult; $5 per senior; $3 per child

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  • The Slightly Haunted Puppet Studio

    Oct 29th, 2016
    10:30am - 1:00pm
    Indiana State Museum

    Peewinkle's Puppet Studio at the Indiana State Museum presents The Slightly Haunted Puppet Studio. 

    To buy tickets online, click here.

    For more information about upcoming shows, scheduling, and Peewinkle's Puppet Studio, visit their website, www.peewinklespuppets.com.

    Peewinkle’s Puppet Studio discount:
    Receive $2 off museum admission with the purchase of a full-priced Peewinkle’s ticket on the same day. Not available online.

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  • Day of the Dead

    Oct 29th, 2016
    11:00am - 4:00pm
    Indiana State Museum

    El Dia de los Muertos – The Day of the Dead – is a traditional Mexican holiday with ancient ties to the Aztecs. It is viewed as a time when souls of those who have died rejoin their families to rejoice together. Unlike Halloween, this celebrations honors the lives of the deceased and celebrates the continuation of life with a belief that death is not the end, but rather the beginning of a new stage in existence. The museum gives visitors a chance to learn about the traditions and history behind Los Dias de los Muertos, and to participate in the celebration. Visitors can join in hands-on activities, learn about altar (ofrenda) building and enjoy lively performances.

    Girl Scouts must register with the Girl Scouts of Central Indiana NOT with the Indiana State Museum to receive special pricing. Those who do not register with the Girl Scouts will have to pay regular admission. To register, Girl Scouts should contact Kendra Nowell at 1.877.474.2248.

    For more information, call 317.232.1637.

    > The event is free and open to the public
    > Admission to museum galleries requires a ticket purchase
    > Girl Scouts get the special rate of $4

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  • The Slightly Haunted Puppet Studio

    Oct 29th, 2016
    1:00pm - 1:45pm
    Indiana State Museum

    Peewinkle's Puppet Studio at the Indiana State Museum presents The Slightly Haunted Puppet Studio. 

    To buy tickets online, click here.

    For more information about upcoming shows, scheduling, and Peewinkle's Puppet Studio, visit their website, www.peewinklespuppets.com.

    Peewinkle’s Puppet Studio discount:
    Receive $2 off museum admission with the purchase of a full-priced Peewinkle’s ticket on the same day. Not available online.

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  • Corn Maze (Public)

    Oct 29th, 2016
    3:00pm - 10:00pm
    Angel Mounds State Historic Site

    Includes admission to corn maze, museum, and guided hayride tour, plus $2 for add-on activities – corn husk dolls, archery, and/or ancient foods.

    Wander the twisted tangles and master the maze at the area’s corniest attraction! Enjoyable for young and old alike, experience a real live interactive puzzle at Angel Mounds. Roam the paths and seek out the maze guardians, collecting stamps along the away and enter to win a special prize.

    > $3 per student

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  • Literally, A Haunted House

    Start: Oct 29, 2016
    7:00pm
    End: Oct 30, 2016
    11:30pm
    Culbertson Mansion State Historic Site

    The Culbertson Mansion’s haunted Carriage House is not for the faint of heart. TheScareFactor.com warns that, “There may be times where you are wondering if everyone in your group will make it out alive. Be aware of your surroundings, this cast is known for drawing your attention away from what you should really be afraid of.”

    > $14 regular admission; $12 with coupon

    Halloween storytelling in the mansion
    Friday, October 14
    Saturday, October 15
    Friday, October 21
    Saturday, October 22
    Friday, October 28
    Saturday, October 29

    > 7:30, 8:30 and 9:30 p.m.
    > An additional $1 per child, $2 per adult

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  • Real Haunted Happenings Tour

    Oct 29th, 2016
    8:00pm - 9:30pm
    Corydon Capitol State Historic Site

    Join us for a lantern guided walk of haunted downtown Corydon. You’ll hear forgotten tales of Corydon’s frightening past and the ghosts that linger. No video cameras allowed on ghost tour.

    > $15 per adult per tour 

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  • Haunted Corn Maze

    Start: Oct 29, 2016
    9:00pm
    End: Oct 30, 2016
    Midnight
    Angel Mounds State Historic Site

    After the trick-or-treating has ended and the little ones have left, the corn maze at Angel Mounds State Historic Site will become a field of terror for one truly terrifying night! One of Evansville’s newest haunts will terrorize those brave enough to get lost in the maize after dark.

    > $6 per person

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  • Real Haunted Happenings Tour

    Oct 29th, 2016
    9:30pm - 11:00pm
    Corydon Capitol State Historic Site

    Join us for a lantern guided walk of haunted downtown Corydon. You’ll hear forgotten tales of Corydon’s frightening past and the ghosts that linger. No video cameras allowed on ghost tour.

    > $15 per adult per tour 

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