In accordance with Governor Holcomb’s plan for Back on Track Indiana, the Indiana State Museum and Historic Sites is currently scheduled to reopen at 100 percent capacity on July 7. The governor has reiterated that this plan is subject to change. Due to the timing of the opening dates, all scheduled programs and events through July 6 will be canceled or rescheduled across the Indiana State Museum and Historic Sites system.
We appreciate your understanding while we work through these complicated times, and we apologize for any inconvenience.
New dates for any programs will be posted as soon as they become available. Questions about ticket purchases can be directed to Visitor Services at 317-232-1637.
Every day, find new and exciting ways to explore the world around you through hands-on activities at the Indiana State Museum. Here's what you'll uncover today:
Pocket Solar System 15-minute activity
Make a scale model of our solar system to explore the vast distances between planets and discover that our solar neighborhood contains many interesting features and objects. Imagine where you might like to send a NASA mission spacecraft in the future!
11 a.m. & 3 p.m.
Zentangles 15-minute project
11:30 a.m. & 2:30 p.m.
Escape the I.S.M. 15-minute game
Fred the Mastodon has closed the galleries early with guests still inside! The only way he will open them back up is if someone can solve the mysteries of the museum itself. Test your luck and your knowledge of the Indiana State Museum with this board game.
Noon & 2 p.m.
Foucault Pendulum chat
Stop by for a hands on explanation of this larger than life ISM icon!
1 - 1:30 p.m.
Mastodon Tooth Paste 15-minute activity
Cap off your museum visit with an exciting and explosive experiment.
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