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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.

INDepth Stories

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 …

From the Colts to the Speedway Bomber: The Papers of Judge William Steckler

Feature image: Judge William E. Steckler, center, and staff, United States District Court, Southern District of Indiana, Indianapolis Division, circa …

Farm Life in 1869: The Journal of William Henry Harrison Medsker of Hendricks County

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 …

Hoosier Confederate: The Civil War Experiences of Henry Lane Stone from Putnam County

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 …

Pickin’ Cotton on the Way to Church: The Life and Work of Father Boniface Hardin, OSB

Father Boniface Hardin intended to call his autobiography Pickin’ Cotton on the Way to Church, referring to his experience as …

Growing Up History: Keep Indianapolis Beautiful and Flanner House

Albert Allen Moore arrived in Indianapolis around 1945 with a plan. Six years before, Flanner House – the African American …

2019 Indiana Living Legends Gala

IHS is proud to honor extraordinary Hoosiers each year for their contributions to our state and the nation. Join us …

“I damn near drowned when I hit the ground.”

On May 30, 1992, Douglas Clanin, editor in the Indiana Historical Society Press, conducted an oral history interview with Charles …

The Hoosier Motorist Collection

Hoosiers love their cars. In one digital image collection, the Hoosier Motorists Collection, you can find images from all over …

Valuable Resource Gets Some TLC Thanks to One of You

With millions of items in our collections, sometimes we “do history” with the help of our visitors. Recently in the …

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