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Monday through Saturday10 a.m. to 5 p.m.SundayNoon to 5 p.m.Dec. 16 through 23Open until 8 p.m.Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year's Eve, New Year's DayClosed
Eugene and Marilyn Glick Indiana History Center 450 West Ohio Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202
Indiana Experience Admission $13 Adult$12 Seniors 60 and older$5 Youth ages 5 through 17$2 Access Pass HoldersFree Children under 5Free IHS MembersFree Educators and Military Free parking with admission in lot off New York.

IHS Blog

Our Fair Expert Weighs In

It’s Indiana State Fair time, which means it’s time for the Indiana History Train! Since I manage the Train, I …

From the Cataloger’s Desk: Rare Book School, Part II

I was very fortunate to spend the first week of June attending Rare Book School at the University of Virginia, …

Seven Tips for Your Best Midwestern Roots Experience

I’m looking forward to Midwestern Roots this coming weekend! I’ve attended in years past, and this year had the privilege …

Hoosier Vacations Then and Now: Washington, D.C.

We typically collect photos, documents, books and other materials that relate directly to Indiana or to the Old Northwest. But …

Painting or Photograph? It might be both.

Feature photo: Portrait of Elizabeth Riddle, from our Highland Vicinity Neighborhood Collection, suffers from many of the common problems with crayon …

It’s Always Christmas in Hammond

Everyone has seen the 1983 movie A Christmas Story. It is hard to miss – it's usually on at least …

Why Museums Collect Historical Items

Museums collect items for a variety of reasons. Some museums collect items for their artistic value or cultural influence. Others …

Getting to Know Harry

A few years ago, a colleague showed me a photo of an Asian man named Harry Sasaki from the Larry …

Contracting Destiny: The Jungclaus Story

While Indianapolis is considered the Crossroads of America, one of the city’s most significant builders could not have been born …

Witnessing History: Hoosiers for President

Feature Photo: Repblican Presidential Candidate Wendell Willkie at English Theater in Indianapolis, 1940 (Indiana Historical Society) I spend a lot of …

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