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Monday, Wednesday through Saturday10 a.m. to 5 p.m.Tuesday10 a.m. to 8 p.m.SundayNoon 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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New Name, More Content

Twitter. Instagram. Facebook. Oh My! I spend the first hour of my day drinking coffee and checking social media for the …

From the Cataloger’s Desk: Methodist Hospital Patient Accommodations

I recently returned to work after surgery, a brief hospital stay and many weeks’ worth of recovery. When I resumed …

Final Blog Post: Five Things You May Not Know About the IHS Exhibits Department

Since all of you seem to enjoy learning about behind-the-scenes life at museums, I thought I’d share a few fun …

Animals in the Archives, Part 2

Canines have been part of the human experience for quite some time now. They are among the first animals to …

Let the Light Shine Through

Every summer I can’t help but pour over every image from the William F. Gingrich Lantern Slide collection. These 1920s …

An Outhouse with a View

Among local historians in Indianapolis, there's one building that is discussed with more consistent fascination than almost any other. It's …

Embodying Museum Values

We often talk about embodying our mission, vision, and goals in what we do as museums. For instance, we say …

The Legacy of Architect Evans Woollen

Today marks the two-year anniversary since we lost Indiana's great Modernist architect, Evans Woollen. Woollen, a Yale University grad who …

Hot Off the Press – Two-Moon Journey

In our newest title for fourth through sixth graders – and beyond – author Peggy King Anderson tells the story …

Merrily we (un)roll along!

We receive donations to our collection like certificates, panorama photographs and broadsides that have been rolled, which are difficult to …

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