Stories from around the state
We are the keepers not only of facts and objects, but also of stories. And it’s part of our mission to share these powerful stories with you — everything from history and artifacts to celebrating the work of our incredible volunteers and staff.
Posted December 23, 2019
The Season of Giving
Writing to and receiving holiday letters from Santa Claus is a tradition that’s been going on for hundreds of years.
Posted December 4, 2019
Recovering From Substance Use Disorder Is Possible
Having struggled with nearly every type of substance use disorder, I know addiction intimately.
Posted May 28, 2019
Guest blog: Behind the museum’s biology collection
If you’ve visited the Indiana State Museum, you might’ve noticed animals in several of our experiences and thought to yourself: Are those real?
Posted February 8, 2019
Black History Month
This February, we’re taking a look at four African American Hoosiers who helped to shape Indiana’s past and present.