Adjacent to the Indianapolis Museum of Art at Newfields and located on 100 acres that includes untamed woodlands, wetlands, meadows and 35-acre lake, the park is one of the largest museum art parks in the country, and features the ongoing commission of site-specific artworks. 100 Acres presents art projects, exhibitions and discussions designed to strengthen the public's understanding of the unique, reciprocal relationships between contemporary art and the natural world.
Arbuckle Acres is the oldest park in Brownsburg. The original 38 acre tract was purchased in 1958 from Mattie Tolle who had inherited the property from her father, Alex H. Arbuckle. At Mrs. Tolle's request the park was named in honor of her father. Today the park boasts beautiful mature shade trees on its 68 acres.
Brookside Parkway North and South Drives are within Brookside Park/Spades Place Park, which is located at 3500 Brookside Parkway South Dr. on the east side. Reach park personnel at 317- 327-7179 (office) or 317- 327-7331 (pool/seasonal). The park is open to the public dawn to dusk; seasonal activities vary.
Indianapolis’ 20,000sqft subterranean catacombs take “best-kept secret” to a new (underground) level, as they are one of only a dozen catacombs in the US. You don’t have to be of the spirit world to visit -- sign on the dotted line and head down underneath the city to a damp, cold world of barreled ceilings buttressed by dozens of brick archways and an uneven, original dirt floor. The space is stunning, with low lighting that lends to the ghostly lore.
Coxhall Gardens is a unique and fascinating park, waiting to be discovered. This modern, 125-acre park includes the elegant Centerpiece, twin 90-feet bell towers, a recreation lake, and Children's Garden, which features village stores, echo walls, peek-a-boo hills, a sun dial, and Tiki huts. In 2005, the facility served as the location of the Opening and Closing Ceremonies of the Solheim Cup, and is the ideal setting for weddings, reunions and other special gatherings.
Fort Harrison State Park Dog Park Annual Membership Application, Rules and Waiver. Fort Harrison is a state park for many seasons for many reasons. Patrons may enjoy visiting the park year round, especially in winter since Fort Harrison features one of the biggest sledding hills in the area.
Funky Bones is a public artwork by Atelier Van Lieshout, a Dutch artist collective led by Joep van Lieshout, located in the 100 Acres: The Virginia B. Fairbanks Art and Nature Park, which is on the grounds of the Indianapolis Museum of Art in Indianapolis, Indiana, United States.
About Holliday Park One of Indianapolis’ oldest parks, Holliday Park is located just six miles north of downtown and encompasses 94-acres of beautiful green space. Visitors can explore the nature center, play on one of the city’s best, hard-to-leave playgrounds, hike more than 3.5 miles of picturesque trails or take a stroll around the one-of-a-kind Holliday Park Ruins.
Hummel Park is located just minutes west of the Indianapolis International Airport in Plainfield, Indiana, near the Interstate 70 and State Road 267 Interchange. Because of its central location and the many amenities within its 205 acres, Hummel Park is the perfect gathering place for families and friends.
The Canal Walk is part of the Indiana Central Canal, which was dug in the early 1800s, in an effort to facilitate interstate commerce. Today, the refurbished Canal Walk (stretching north through White River State Park to 11th Street) serves the downtown community as a waterside promenade for walkers, runners, bikers and sightseers (while the canal itself includes a steady stream of pedal boats, which may be rented west of the Indiana State Museum).
Indiana State Capitol 200 W. Washington St. Indianapolis, IN 46204. Downtown. ... Experience the historic treasure that belongs to the citizens of Indiana! Indiana is one of the few states in the nation that has all three branches of government operating out of the historic state capitol building. ...
To discuss hosting your event with us, contact Chris Mize at (317) 808-8565 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Click here to watch a video and learn more about what this space has to offer. James Whitcomb Riley Museum Home and Visitor Center Address. 528 Lockerbie Street Indianapolis, IN 46202. Hours of Operation. Tuesday–Saturday: 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
The Landmark for Peace is a memorial sculpture in Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Park on the northside of Indianapolis. It honors the contributions of the slain leaders Martin Luther King Jr. and Robert F. Kennedy. The memorial, which features King and Kennedy reaching out to each other, was designed and executed by Indiana artist Greg Perry.
Welcome to Marott Park! Long before Indiana became a state, it was a lush forest filled with elm, ash, and oak trees. It was said that a squirrel could travel from Ohio to Illinois by jumping from tree to tree, never touching the ground.
Railroads helped Indianapolis grow into a transportation hub and manufacturing center beginning in the 1850s. One of those early railways that shaped the city’s future is remembered today along the Monon Trail, which follows a line whose tracks are long gone.
Oldfields also known as Lilly House and Gardens, is a 26-acre historic estate and house museum on the grounds of the Indianapolis Museum of Art in Indianapolis, Indiana, United States. The estate, an example of the American country house movement of the late 19th and early 20th centuries, was designated a U.S. National Historic Landmark in 2003.
A vintage view of Riverside Amusement Park (image: ebay) “In The Park” has visited Wonderland Amusement Park on the near east side and White City on Indy’s north side. The last stop on our tour of bygone Indianapolis amusement parks takes us to the near west side.
Southeastway Park is a 188-acre Regional Nature Park managed under the Environmental Education Division of the Indianapolis Parks and Recreation Dept. The park is located in the southeast corner of Marion County easily accessible from I-74 at the Acton Road exit.
Has a nice activity area playground for the kids, a building w/ bathrooms & water fountains, a large field perfect for lounging, picnicking, or impromptu soccer & football games. Tarkington Park also boasts basketball courts & a large fenced in area containing (I think) 5 tennis courts.
Escape The Room Indianapolis is a thrilling good time where you and your friends get locked in a room and using clues and puzzles hidden in the escape room try to get out! Each of the four escape rooms has their own concept, setting, hidden clues, and story.
ESCAPE TO THE BOTANICAL BEAUTY OF WHITE RIVER GARDENS. Surrounded by lush greenery within a natural oasis, you’ll feel transported far away from the urban cityscape of downtown Indianapolis. The stunning scenery of this 3-acre attraction includes the indoor Hilbert Conservatory as well as the outdoor DeHaan Tiergarten.
The Park soon became home to Indianapolis Indians Baseball in Victory Field, the state’s largest IMAX® Theater, the NCAA® Hall of Champions Museum and the NCAA® World Headquarters, the Indiana State Museum, and The Lawn at White River State Park (Concert Venue).