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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

William Henry Harrison in the Digital Age

Something exciting has been happening for the IHS Press and the IHS Library. We're doing a couple of new digitization …

Making a Murder Mystery: Behind the Scenes of Whodunit?

This Friday, we are staging a murder at the History Center of epic proportions. During Whodunit?, it’s up to you …

From the Cataloger’s Desk: Spooky Selections from the Library

This month, I am taking a slightly different approach to my post. Instead of highlighting one recently cataloged printed item, …

Celebrating Design Month, Part 2

When people hear the name "Evans Woollen," I suspect many think of his high-profile Brutalist structures – like Clowes Hall, …

Celebrating Design Month, Part 1

In celebration of Design Month, we are sharing stories from our Collections centering on Mid-Century Modern design in Central Indiana. …

Here’s the Church, and Here’s the Steeple

"Here's the church, and here's the steeple, open the door and see all the people." This children's nursery rhyme really …

From the Cataloger’s Desk: Dreams of Traveling

The IHS library holds an impressive collection of materials relating to railroads and trains. In last month's blog post, I …

Ordinary Hoosier, Extraordinary Sacrifice

I grabbed a handful of Omaha Beach sand from the bucket and with a lump in my throat and tears …

From the Cataloger’s Desk: A New Cookbook in the Collection

I begin this month’s blog post with a confession: I am not a very talented cook. In fact, I am …

Finding Indiana’s Latino Stories

25 individuals with an age range of 43 to 100 years 1,947 minutes of audio 3,935 miles traveled 1,200 …

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