On Tuesday, July 4, the Indiana Historical Society (IHS) is celebrating Independence Day with a day of fun and free admission!
IHS invites guests to the Eugene and Marilyn Glick Indiana History Center, located at 450 W. Ohio St. in downtown Indianapolis, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Tuesday, July 4 for crafts and activities that explore themes related to our country’s founding.
Attendees are encouraged to share stories of their own celebrations and what it means to be a U.S. citizen. Guests will learn about the history of Independence Day and explore Indiana history through the Indiana Experience.
Admission to the History Center is free from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Crafts and activities including creating your own Bill of Rights, pipe cleaner fireworks and the Indiana Scrambled Counties Game will be available from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Guests can also explore the following IHS exhibits:
Free admission tickets for IHS’s Independence Day Celebration can be reserved here: https://rb.gy/uhjpb. In addition, Red Bull will be joining the festivities and giving out samples during the day from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
The History Center will also offer free admission on Thursdays during the summer through July 27, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. For more information about IHS, go to www.indianahistory.org.