Indiana State Museum, Indianapolis

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The Indiana State Museum is a museum located within White River State Park in Indianapolis, Indiana, United States. The museum houses exhibits on the science, art, culture, and history of Indiana from prehistoric times up to the present day. The museum is also the site of the state's largest IMAX screen.
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  • I left Indiana/Indianapolis decades ago but was back in town for a friend’s party so stopped at the state museum on a Saturday. It sure has improved since the old city hall location! Gives a good.....  more »
  • Museum staff were readily available to assist visitors. All we encountered seemed very knowledgeable about the museum. Could have spent many more hours than we did. Planned to come back...  more »
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  • Awesome "hidden" gem. Very educational, but even my 3year old loved it. Be prepared for stairs as there is only one area with the elevators that I noticed(and it either wasn't working or took FOREVER...it didn't hinder our trip much though).
  • Fun and interesting exhibits, friendly staff, and never overcrowded. It’s been a great place to let our two year old roam and explore. Also great food at the cafe. If you can, I’d recommend a membership here, which gives you access to parking at the canal, and many historical sites across Indiana. We certainly make many visits throughout the year.

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