Indy Go Guide

Travel Information 

Enjoy Indiana - State Tourism Site
Indiana State Parks

Indiana Travel & Outdoor Recreation
Indiana Travel - Maps, Road Info 

Historic Southern Indiana
Indianapolis Convention & Visitors Assoc.

Indiana Outdoors - GORP

Arts and Museums 

Eiteljorg Museum of American Indian and Western Art.
Indianapolis Arts Council Clearinghouse of visual and performing arts.
Indianapolis Art Center Exhibits, art classes, art camps for children.

Indianapolis Civic Theatre
Indiana Historical Society Exhibits, films, performances, research library, gift and bookshop. 
Indianapolis Museum of Art  The expansive grounds and
gardens are delightful. Nice art too! Admission is free.

Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra 
Indiana State Museum Exhibits on the natural, cultural and ethnographic history of Indiana. 

Education 

Herron School of Art 
Indiana University
Purdue University
IUPUI
Ball State University
Butler University

Children's Activities 

The Childrens Museum   Largest Children's Museum in the World. Kid approved and fun for all ages. 
Conner Prairie a living museum of life on the prairie in 1830.
The Indianapolis Zoo Located downtown by White River State Park. 

Hotels/Motels 

Courtyard
Embassy Suites
Fairfield Inn
Holiday Inn
Hyatt
Radisson
Westin
Travel Now Reservations

Sports 

SpeedNet:The Fan's Guide to Indianapolis
Indiana Pacers
Indianapolis Colts
Golf Courses

 

Landmarks and Attractions 

Broad Ripple -- Greenwich Village meets Indianapolis -- twenty minutes north of downtown. A charming and hip neighborhood of eclectic boutiques, art galleries, sidewalk cafes, nightclubs, antique shops, ethnic restaurants, pubs, and unique older homes. 

Central Canal- A picturesque 10 block area between St. Clair and Washington Streets downtown, extending into the White River State Park. An oasis of fountains, old-fashioned streetlights, walkways, a pedestrian bridge, jogging paths, and murals. 

The U.S.S. Indianapolis Memorial, the World War II flagship sunk by the Japanese two weeks before the war ended, is located here. 

Hook's Historic Drug Store and Pharmacy Museum - This historic building is one of the largest and most authentic examples of a 19th-century drug store. Located at the Indiana State Fairgrounds. Antique soda fountain, and other drug store memorabilia. 

President Benjamin Harrison Home - National Historic Landmark was home of America's 23rd president. A 16-room Italianate mansion, built in 1875, restored with original Victorian furnishings and political mementos. The home is located in the Old Northside neighborhood, a 190-acre area featuring Victorian architecture. 

 


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