Public and Family Programs

Dive deeper into the Indiana State Museum with fun and engaging programs for the whole family through family discovery days, festivals, family nights out, canal nights, and other programs for the whole family. Meet an expert, discover something unexpected and experience a whole new type of fun. 

Find out about all of our upcoming programs and events in our Guide to What's Next! View guide >>



Daily Engagement

The museum comes alive every day through hands-on activities, engaging demonstrations, gallery theater, Make & Takes, and much more. Dive in and discover more about the world around you. These 15-minute experiences will immerse you in a scientific experiment, an art project, an animal encounter and more.


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