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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.

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Sharing Madam Walker’s History Online

In December 2019, we completed a yearlong project to digitize the library’s collections on one of Indiana’s icons. The purpose …

New in Destination Indiana: Indianapolis Woman’s Club

The Indianapolis Woman’s Club was founded on Feb. 18, 1875, making it one of the oldest and longest-running clubs of …

Hot Off the IHS Press: A Gentleman in the Shadows

The latest release from IHS Press tells the story of one of the most powerful people you’ve never heard of. …

Your Donation Helps Preserve Indiana’s History

Giving Tuesday is Dec. 3, and we’re asking you to help us save part of Indiana’s history! Your generous donation …

Securing the Vote: Women’s Suffrage Exhibit Hits the Road

Our latest traveling exhibit, Securing the Vote: Women’s Suffrage in Indiana, explores how women across Indiana passionately labored for suffrage …

Block by Block: Our Indianapolis Bicentennial Project

In preparation for the City of Indianapolis’ 200th anniversary, the Indiana Historical Society has been curating collections already in the …

Country Girl in Town and Back: A Journal of Transitions in Jennings County in the Late 1890s

From The Hoosier Genealogist: Connections, Spring/Summer 2019. To receive Connections twice a year, join IHS  and enjoy this and other member benefits. Back issues of Connections are …

Angel Tree: Make the Holidays Brighter for a Child in Need

The Salvation Army's Angel Tree program goes back decades, but through the years, its purpose has remained the same: to …

Conserving the Madam C.J. Walker Collection

From artistic sketches to advertising layouts to architectural drawings to typewritten business documents, translucent and transparent “onionskin” papers are abundant …

Every Portrait Tells a Story

“I couldn’t take my eyes off Kitty the first time I ever saw her. And I still, after 69 years …

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