Your financial contribution is an investment in our upcoming exhibit about Madam C.J. Walker, a self-made millionaire who broke racial barriers and built up communities.Donate Now
IHS is proud to honor Angela Ahrendts, Dan and Beth Elsener, Eva Kor and Peyton Manning.
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Journey through time with our award-winning You Are There exhibit series, the virtual wonder of Destination Indiana and more.STEP INSIDE
Students and teachers alike enjoy and benefit from hands-on experiences, immersive environments and more.LEARN MORE
From weddings and parties to corporate meetings, rooms inside our building are the perfect fit and create a lasting impression.TAKE IN THE VIEW
From students to researchers to history enthusiasts, thousands of people connect with the millions of items in our premier archive for the history of Indiana and the Old Northwest – and you can, too.START EXPLORING
Our efforts to connect people to Indiana’s past stretch throughout the state. Visit History on Wheels in a town near you!See the Schedule
Immersive time-travel experiences. Innovative programs. Extensive archives. Statewide services. Compelling stories. From award-winning exhibits to millions of items from Indiana’s past, the Indiana Historical Society brings history to life for all ages. We do your history.STATEWIDE SERVICES
Our Concerts on the Canal series is Indy’s favorite Thursday night summer hangout! This year, see your local favorites from Living Proof to Gordon Bonham to Jessie Brown.
Explore your family’s Midwestern roots with a variety of nationally renowned speakers at the Crossroads of America, featuring Blaine T. Bettinger, D. Joshua Taylor, and more on July 19 and 20 with preconference events on July 18!Learn More
Since 1830, the Indiana Historical Society has been Indiana’s Storyteller,™ connecting people to the past by collecting, preserving and sharing the state’s history.