Afterschool Programs

Bring your afterschool group to the Indiana State Museum for special programs and rates designed just for you. Learn about our opportunities below or in our downloadable PreK-12 Education Program Guide.

Summer Special
This summer, bring our hands-on, inquiry-based learning fun to your afterschool program, summer camp or library program. Our museum staff travels to your location and leads up to 25 participants through a one-hour program geared toward K-5th or 6th-8th grades. Learn more >>

Afterschool Field Trips

We now offer a special afterschool field trip rate! Visit the museum any time between 2:30 and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday or during school-out holidays (excluding summer break) to receive the field trip admission rate of $4.95 per student (ages 3 – 17), two free staff, $9.95 each additional adult chaperone. One adult is required for every 10 students. Learn more >>
Book your field trip:
Fill out our inquiry form or call 317.232.1637 during business hours. 
Learn more: Contact Jessica Stephens, youth programs manager, at 317.232.8293 or

Afterschool Programs

Looking for a one-time visit, six-week session or weekly programs throughout the year? Let us custom design interactive, hands-on, minds-on programs in STEM, art, history and culture just for you!
Learn more: Contact Jessica Stephens, youth programs manager, at 317.232.8293 or


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Browse our calendar to discover all programs, events and special activities throughout the Indiana State Museum and Historic Sites. Browse calendar >>

As a reminder, the registration and cancelation date for all programs is three days (72 hours) prior to the event. Review our registration, cancelation and bad weather policies here.