Group Visits

Group Admission

Discounted tickets are available for groups of 10 or more. To receive group rates, please call 317.232.1637 in advance and purchase all tickets with one payment. 

Museum Admission

ADULT - $12.95
SENIOR* - $11.95
CHILD* - $7.95

CHILDREN UNDER 3 - FREE
*Senior: Ages 60 and older, Child: Ages 3 through 17

Group Tours

Special rates apply to groups booked through professional tour operators. Please call 317.232.1637 for information.

Museum INvasion Tours

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.

MEMBERS - $10 
NON-MEMBERS - $20 
GROUP TOURS - $150
Includes museum admission. Maximum of 10 people per group.

To reserve your spot on an upcoming INvasion Tour or to book a group tour, contact 317.232.1637. 
Advanced registration recommended. Walk-ins are welcome pending availability.

Bulk tickets

Bulk ticket vouchers allow groups to purchase tickets that do not apply to any particular day. A minimum of 15 tickets are required for purchase and regular group rates apply. Visitors holding bulk tickets must report to the Ticket Counter upon arrival to exchange the voucher for an actual ticket. Each bulk ticket voucher is printed with an expiration date of one year from the date of issue.

Arrival & Check-in

Are you arriving by car?
Please park in the White River State Park underground garage. Parking will be $5 per car for all vehicles in your party. Parking is free with the purchase of IMAX® tickets.

Are you arriving by bus?
Buses should use the main entrance on Washington Street. A Guest Services Agent will greet your group, provide your bus driver with a parking pass and instructions on where to park, and collect all sack lunches if necessary.

Dining Options

Sack Lunches
For those who wish to pack their own lunch, you may reserve the School Lunchroom at no additional charge.

Boxed Lunches
Adult and child boxed lunch options are available for groups with a tighter schedule.

The Farmers Market Café
The Farmers Market Café offers seasonal menus with a variety of soups, salads and sandwiches.



L.S. Ayres Tea Room™
For groups of 15 or more, the historic L.S. Ayres Tea Room is a wonderful option. Call 317.232.1637 for pricing information.

Customize Your Visit

Make your visit to the Indiana State Museum even more memorable by tailoring it to the unique interests and needs of your group. Docent-led tours, educational programs and more are available for additional fees. 

Are you a K-12 educator? Plan your field trip with us.