1202 East 38th Street Indianapolis, IN 46208 +1 317 927 7500
The Amphitheater at Celebration Park is a famous venue for a plethora concerts, music events, fairs and various other cultural events. The amphitheater can hold lot a large number of and is one of the most notable venues in the city. The seating facilities are good and it is a pleasure to watch an event here.
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Amidst the several entertainment venues within the city, the globe trotting and knowledge seeking tourist within the city will never want to miss this splendid museum. One of the few museums that gives information about the native American Indian and Western Art the museum is a for both locals and tourists. Worth more than just a single visit, the museum arranges several events and programs inculcating a communitarian feel within the city. Private parties like weddings and business conferences can also be held within its beautiful environs. For further information on current exhibitions, log on to their website.
735 W New York Street Indianapolis, IN 46202 +1 317 278 9400
Herron is a great place for art lovers to get a taste of up and coming trends in the art world. A couple of galleries here are open to the public, and they showcase nothing but fresh work by students, faculty and others. Additionally, if you time your visit right, you might find some bargains at periodic art sales. See website for enrollment info and more.
W New York Street & N West Street Indianapolis, IN 46202 +1 317 634 4567
Military Park is Indianapolis' oldest and most storied. In this city of epic monuments and patriotic celebrations, this has been the site of many of the above. Today, it sits on the bank of the Canal, and provides safe haven for students and working folk looking for a shady spot to while away a sunny afternoon.
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The Indiana State Museum is located along the canal in White River State Park. The museum has three floors of galleries that tell the story of the great state of Indiana. Visitors are inspired to learn more about the state (and its glittering capital city) by exploring its art, science and culture. Some galleries on the top floor are often devoted to sought-after traveling exhibitions as well. The building itself is a sight to behold, especially after noting that it is constructed exclusively of Hoosier materials: limestone, steel, brick, sandstone and glass. It is truly a work of art. On site are a two-story gift shop and some casual dining options.
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Indiana State Fairgrounds is home to a multitude of local events and cultural fiestas. Attend trade fairs, expos, commodity exhibitions among other things at this sprawling event space. Popular for hosting the annual Indy's International Festival, which is a bustle of excitement, complete with the sounds, smells, and sights of hundreds of countries world-wide, it draws visitors from all over the state. You can also host private events: weddings, parties and receptions at this venue. Check website for more details on current and upcoming events.
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The Indianapolis Museum of Art was established in the year 1883 and has grown since then to accommodate a staggering 50,000 pieces of art. Its permanent collection is on par with those of some of the world's other renowned art institutions. The museum itself underwent renovations that increased its gallery space, and improved both access and amenities. Longtime local boy Wolfgang Puck oversees the on-site café, which serves contemporary cuisine with a breathtaking view of IMA grounds.
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The Eagle Creek Park is a delightful green stretch that spreads through a large land area. You will be spoilt for choice with the countless entertainment opportunities that are available here. The beautiful park serves as home to the beautiful lily lake, hiking trails, Waterfowl sanctuary, nature and retreat centers along with a picnic and fishing area. Eagle Creek park is a place where you can witness a variety of flora and fauna. The site is also the beginning point for trails. Designated as a nature reserve, it is the perfect spot for every nature lover alike. Check website for more details.
4400 West 16th Street Brickyard Crossing Resort Indianapolis, IN 46222 +1 317 241 2500 /+1 317 492 6572
The highly rated Brickyard Crossing Golf Course offers its popular golf ground to both men and women. The course is unique because it does not require a membership; you and your entire family can take golf lessons from seasoned golfers or simply brush up your golf skills. Featuring acres of lush green-lands, the gold course offers 18 challenging holes for your convenience. Play at your own leisure and time at this well-maintained golf course. Call ahead for more details.
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If you are a fan of auto racing, be sure to find time to visit the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Hall of Fame Museum. For a couple bucks, they will give you a bus ride around the most hallowed racetrack in the world. The museum itself is stocked with generation after generation of retired Indy cars. Lots of other memorabilia is on display, and the gift shop is full of exciting checkered-flag-emblazoned gear for the whole family.