Tell the kids they are going to a museum, then tell them they can actually touch and play with everything in the museum! This is Children’s Museum of Indianapolis where they strive to make learning and exploring fun. The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis offers a variety of weekly and monthly programs, and special events that provide fun and learning opportunities for the whole family. From Holiday Inn Indianapolis/ Carmel start out going east on Pennsylvania Pky toward N College Ave, turn right onto N College Ave, take the 1st right onto E 96th st, turn left onto N Meridian St, The Childrens Museum of Indianapolis is on the right.
With 472,900-square feet, more than 120,000 artifacts, and over 1 million visitors each year, we are the largest children’s museum in the world. Since it was first established in 1925, The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis has expanded to become one of the top-ranked, most-respected children’s museums in the nation, providing one-of-a-kind experiences that range from our immersive Dinosphere© to the exquisite, five-story Fireworks of Glass sculpture by renowned artist Dale Chihuly. The Children’s Museum is at the forefront of creating learning experiences with the power to transform the lives of children and families. We are also a pioneer in both the education and museum worlds, offering engaging exhibits, interpretive activities, standards-based school programs, and teacher development workshops. We welcome visitors from across the country and around the world, and are honored to serve our friends from the Hoosier state as a neighborhood partner, a community advocate, and a cultural leader.
Address: 3000 North Meridian Street, Indianapolis, IN
Phone Number: (317) 334-4000