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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.

IHS Blog

Rhoda Coffin and the Darker Side of Prison Reform

History Matters is a blog series where we’ll be talking about the things you’re not supposed to discuss at the dinner table – things that …

From the Cataloger’s Desk: Bandwagon Rolls into the IHS Library

I recently cataloged numerous issues of Bandwagon, a publication of the Circus Historical Society. The organization was formed in 1939, …

The Impact of Local History Organizations

I travel all over the state working with local historical organizations of all types, and I love what I do. …

Losing the Vote, Winning the Election

History Matters is a blog series where we’ll be talking about the things you’re not supposed to discuss at the dinner table – things that …

Reckoning with Riverside

History Matters is a blog series where we’ll be talking about the things you’re not supposed to discuss at the dinner table – things that …

Mapping Indianapolis with Survey Sketches

In preparation for our Mapping Indianapolis panel this Saturday, I thought it was timely to highlight one of my favorite …

Airing Our Dirty Laundry

This blog is the inaugural in a series we're calling History Matters. We'll be talking about the things you're not …

From the Cataloger’s Desk: A Unique Addition to the Collection

Happy New Year! I started my work in 2019 by cataloging a unique item, unlike anything that has ever come …

What is Local History Services?

Did you know that the Indiana Historical Society has a team of field services staff who work with our colleagues …

Community: A Lesson from Our Immigrants

When I wrote Indianapolis: A City of Immigrants in 2012, I had no idea how polarizing immigration politics would become. …

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