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Tuesday through Saturday10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Eugene and Marilyn Glick Indiana History Center 450 West Ohio Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202
Indiana Experience Admission Free IHS MembersFree Children under 5$9 Adult$8 Seniors 60 and older$5 Youth ages 5 through 17 Free parking with admission in lot off New York.

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Eli Lilly Hall

Eli Lilly Hall is the visual centerpiece of the History Center. The classic beauty of its walnut columns, Italian marble floors, four-story vaulted ceilings, hand-blown Venetian glass lights and grand staircase will amaze you and your guests. An ideal location for dinners or award ceremonies, wedding ceremonies and receptions, Lilly Hall seats up to 300 guests or 250 guests with a dance floor. Lilly Hall also includes the second-floor mezzanine, adding additional floor space. It is available for evening events and all day Sundays.

Let the IHS event staff help you make your wedding or social event a historic evening of memories. For further information or to schedule a site visit, please email rentals@indianahistory.org or call (317) 234-0081 or (317) 234-7722.

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Eugene and Marilyn Glick Indiana History Center450 West Ohio Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202(317) 232-1882
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