Conner Prairie Interactive History Park

Conner Prairie Interactive History Park is the only Smithsonian Museum Institution affiliate in the state of Indiana. Interactive doesn’t really do the park justice- when you step onto the grounds of Conner Prairie, you are transported through time.

The indoor environment is open year round, and includes the ever-popular Discovery Station. Discovery Station is a hands-on children’s area that encourages dramatic play, teaches history through activity, and is a place that children won’t want to leave. The outdoor environment includes historical buildings, farm animals, a hot air balloon exhibit, and new for 2011, the 1863 Civil War exhibit, Raid on Indiana.

The Mom says: “Conner Prairie is unique because I get to say, ‘Do touch!’ all day long when we visit. Combining history and nature is a win for our family.”

Awesome Advice: Wear sturdy shoes- there was no pavement in 1863, and there’s not much at Conner Prairie either!

Admission: Youth (2-12) $9 | Adults (13-64) $14 | Seniors (65+) $13
Membership: Family $70 | Family Plus Two $100
Hours: May-October: Tuesday-Saturday, 10am-5pm | Sundays 11am-5pm
November & December: Tuesday-Sunday, Hours Vary (Outdoor grounds closed)*
*Please see website for hours.
www.connerprairie.org @ConnerPrairie Facebook.com/connerprairie
13400 Allisonville Road, Fishers, IN 46038
(317) 776-6006

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