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Whether you’re looking for something new to do at our downtown Indianapolis museum or 11 historic sites across the state, you’ll find something to love at the Indiana State Museum and Historic Sites. Use the filters below to customize your search.

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  • 2024-05-24
  • 2024-06-23
Event Date Times
May Movie MatineeMay 24, 2024 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Toddler Time: Building BlocksMay 25, 2024 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Stay and PlayMay 25, 2024 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Canal Field DayMay 25, 2024 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Homeschool Day (ages 5-12)May 29, 2024 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Toddler Time: Building BlocksMay 29, 2024 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Toddler Time: Building BlocksMay 30, 2024 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Lanier DayJun 1, 2024 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Spring Loblolly Wildflower SafariJun 1, 2024 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Children's Tours of Historic BuildingsJun 1, 2024 11:15 am - 12:00 pm
Canal BuildersJun 1, 2024 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Historic Newport Walking TourJun 1, 2024 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Children's Tours of Historic BuildingsJun 2, 2024 11:15 am - 12:00 pm
Small Wonders: Bees and ButterfliesJun 4, 2024 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Small Wonders: Bees and ButterfliesJun 5, 2024 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Small Wonders: Bees and ButterfliesJun 8, 2024 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Printing Press 101 (ages 5-12)Jun 8, 2024 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Build A BoatJun 8, 2024 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Young Explorers: Science of our SensesJun 8, 2024 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Children’s Constitutional Convention (4-7th grades)Jun 14, 2024 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Juneteenth Celebration: History, Health & the Arts Jun 15, 2024 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Celebrate Juneteenth: Earlham Jazz Band PerformancesJun 15, 2024 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Painting Selma's GardenJun 15, 2024 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Sensory Friendly AfternoonJun 16, 2024 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Toddler Time: Indiana AnimalsJun 19, 2024 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Summer Solstice EventJun 20, 2024 4:45 am - 6:30 am
Toddler Time: Indiana AnimalsJun 20, 2024 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Toddler Time: Indiana AnimalsJun 22, 2024 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Wildflower Woods Scavenger HuntJun 22, 2024 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Ice Cream SocialJun 22, 2024 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Family Shoelace Weaving Workshop (ages 8+)Jun 22, 2024 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
African American Cemetery TourJun 22, 2024 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Guided Canal ToursJun 22, 2024 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Legacy of Frederick Douglass: A Vision to Build a Better WorldJun 23, 2024 10:00 am - 2:30 pm
Canal Nights: Summer CelebrationJun 26, 2024 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Friends of Culbertson Mansion Present: A Murder Mystery DinnerJun 28, 2024 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
History of New Harmony State Historic SiteJun 29, 2024 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Friends of Culbertson Mansion Present: A Murder Mystery DinnerJun 29, 2024 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Girl Scout Day at New HarmonyJul 6, 2024 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Children's Tours of Historic BuildingsJul 6, 2024 11:15 am - 12:00 pm
A History of Popcorn and Patriots (ages 6+)Jul 6, 2024 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Historic Newport Walking TourJul 6, 2024 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Children's Tours of Historic BuildingsJul 7, 2024 11:15 am - 12:00 pm
Small Wonders: Mission to MarsJul 9, 2024 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Small Wonders: Mission to MarsJul 10, 2024 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Trailblazer Discussion with Razor ShinesJul 10, 2024 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Adult Summer CampJul 12, 2024 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Small Wonders: Mission to MarsJul 13, 2024 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Get the Lead Out! Decorative Dishes & Food SafetyJul 13, 2024 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Water Engineering (ages 8-12)Jul 13, 2024 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Young Explorers: Fireworks FunJul 13, 2024 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Family Discovery Day: SpaceJul 20, 2024 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
The Architecture of LimberlostJul 20, 2024 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Guided Canal ToursJul 20, 2024 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Sensory Friendly AfternoonJul 21, 2024 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Toddler Time: Wonderful WaterJul 24, 2024 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Canal Nights: Back to School BlowoutJul 24, 2024 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Toddler Time: Wonderful WaterJul 25, 2024 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Toddler Time: Wonderful WaterJul 27, 2024 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Standing up Against Slavery: The Story of Polly StrongJul 27, 2024 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Music at the Mansion Jul 27, 2024 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Overview of the State Historic SitesJul 27, 2024 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Special Tour: The Civil War in the Steele LibraryJul 28, 2024 11:15 am - 12:00 pm
Small Wonders: Colors of the SeasonsAug 6, 2024 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Small Wonders: Colors of the SeasonsAug 7, 2024 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Small Wonders: Colors of the SeasonsAug 10, 2024 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Young Explorers: Art in NatureAug 10, 2024 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Music at the Mansion Aug 10, 2024 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Toddler Time: Plants and SeedsAug 28, 2024 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Toddler Time: Plants and SeedsAug 29, 2024 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Toddler Time: Plants and SeedsAug 31, 2024 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Stay and PlayAug 31, 2024 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Small Wonders: Exploring Indiana CavesSep 3, 2024 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Small Wonders: Exploring Indiana CavesSep 4, 2024 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Small Wonders: Exploring Indiana CavesSep 7, 2024 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Young Explorers: Buggin' OutSep 7, 2024 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Toddler Time: Forest AnimalsSep 25, 2024 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Toddler Time: Forest AnimalsSep 26, 2024 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Toddler Time: Forest AnimalsSep 28, 2024 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Stay and PlaySep 28, 2024 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Small Wonders: Harvest TimeOct 1, 2024 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Small Wonders: Harvest TimeOct 2, 2024 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Small Wonders: Harvest TimeOct 5, 2024 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Young Explorers: Pumpkin Patch ExplorersOct 5, 2024 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Toddler Time: A (Not So) Spooky HalloweenOct 26, 2024 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Stay and PlayOct 26, 2024 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Toddler Time: A (Not So) Spooky HalloweenOct 30, 2024 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Toddler Time: A (Not So) Spooky HalloweenOct 31, 2024 10:00 am - 11:00 am
TAY/gateNov 1, 2024 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
TAY/gateNov 2, 2024 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
TAY/gateNov 3, 2024 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Small Wonders: Abstract ArtNov 6, 2024 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Small Wonders: Abstract ArtNov 12, 2024 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Small Wonders: Abstract ArtNov 16, 2024 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Young Explorers: Happy to Be Me!Nov 16, 2024 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Toddler Time: Our NeighborhoodNov 20, 2024 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Toddler Time: Our NeighborhoodNov 21, 2024 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Toddler Time: Our NeighborhoodNov 23, 2024 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Stay and PlayNov 23, 2024 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Small Wonders: Science of Wintry WeatherDec 3, 2024 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Small Wonders: Science of Wintry WeatherDec 4, 2024 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Small Wonders: Science of Wintry WeatherDec 7, 2024 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Young Explorers: Frozen ScienceDec 7, 2024 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Toddler Time: Snow CoolDec 18, 2024 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Toddler Time: Snow CoolDec 19, 2024 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Toddler Time: Snow CoolDec 21, 2024 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Event Date Times