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Special Event: Animals
Flights of Fancy: A Brilliance of Birds
This exhibit features five brilliant aviaries home to hundreds of exotic birds. Walk through three aviaries, enjoy interactive feedings at two designated stations, watch a fun 4-D movie, take the kids to a bird-themed play yard and rediscover the birds tha...
Indianapolis Zoo
Indianapolis, IN

Fri 5/22/15 - Sat 5/23/15 at 9am
Sun 5/24/15 - Sat 5/30/15 at 9am
Sun 5/31/15 - Sat 6/6/15 at 9am
Sun 6/7/15 - Sat 6/13/15 at 9am
Sun 6/14/15 - Sat 6/20/15 at 9am
Art: Gallery, History/Science, Museum
The Age of Ice
To help visitors appreciate this time period’s icy influence on Indiana, the museum dropped the temperature in this area. Step into re-created environments in the gallery that depict a dire wolf and a peccary in a cave and a mastodont struggling after fall...
Indiana State Museum
Indianapolis, IN

Fri 5/22/15 - Sat 5/23/15 at 10am-5pm
Sun 5/24/15 at 11am-5pm
Mon 5/25/15 - Sat 5/30/15 at 10am-5pm
Sun 5/31/15 at 11am-5pm
Mon 6/1/15 - Sat 6/6/15 at 10am-5pm
Art: Gallery
Alpha Romeo Tango
This month the Harrison Gallery, presents Alpha Romeo Tango, an acrophonic aesthetic experience that takes viewers from Alpha to Zulu as it celebrates the NATO Phonetic Alphabet.
Harrison Center for the Arts
Indianapolis, IN

Fri 5/22/15 at 9am-5pm
Mon 5/25/15 - Fri 5/29/15 at 9am-5pm
Art: Gallery, History/Science, Museum
Ancient Seas
In this gallery exhibits filled with specimens from the museum’s diverse fossil collection help visitors explore the ancient life that shaped the state. Visitors can also explore fossil records and see depictions of real animals throughout the gallery.
Indiana State Museum
Indianapolis, IN

Fri 5/22/15 - Sat 5/23/15 at 10am-5pm
Sun 5/24/15 at 11am-5pm
Mon 5/25/15 - Sat 5/30/15 at 10am-5pm
Sun 5/31/15 at 11am-5pm
Mon 6/1/15 - Sat 6/6/15 at 10am-5pm
Art: Museum, Photography, Prints
Art Meets News: The Work of Photojournalist Bill Foley
Discover where the world of art and news collide in this exhibition of award-winning photographs by Pulitzer Prizing-winning photo journalist and Indianapolis native, Bill Foley. The exhibit will feature more than 100 vintage prints and focus on Foley's ti...
Indiana State Museum
Indianapolis, IN

Fri 5/22/15 - Sat 5/23/15 at 10am-5pm
Sun 5/24/15 at 11am-5pm
Mon 5/25/15 - Sat 5/30/15 at 10am-5pm
Sun 5/31/15 at 11am-5pm
Mon 6/1/15 - Sat 6/6/15 at 10am-5pm
Art: Gallery, History/Science, Museum
Birth of the Earth
The Indiana story begins long before there was an Indiana — about 12 to 20 billion years ago. Find out how the continents developed over millions of years through a multimedia globe or use the 3-D map to study the rock composition in Indiana. Interactive e...
Indiana State Museum
Indianapolis, IN

Fri 5/22/15 - Sat 5/23/15 at 10am-5pm
Sun 5/24/15 at 11am-5pm
Mon 5/25/15 - Sat 5/30/15 at 10am-5pm
Sun 5/31/15 at 11am-5pm
Mon 6/1/15 - Sat 6/6/15 at 10am-5pm
Special Event: Tour
Cathedral Tour
Complimentary guided tours are available for individuals and local community groups Monday through Friday and the third Saturday of each month from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. Rervations are required for groups of more than 10 and there is a per person charge for...
Scottish Rite Cathedral
Indianapolis, IN

Fri 5/22/15 at 10am-2pm
Mon 5/25/15 - Fri 5/29/15 at 10am-2pm
Mon 6/1/15 - Fri 6/5/15 at 10am-2pm
Art: Gallery
Christa Roby & Olivia Waltz: Aneks/Annex
If it’s true that April showers bring May flowers, then it’s equally true that May shows us a new world that wakes in bloom out from its wintery hibernation. In this spirit of nature’s revival, artists Christa Roby and Olivia Waltz present their show “Anek...
Harrison Center for the Arts
Indianapolis, IN

Fri 5/22/15 at 9am-5pm
Mon 5/25/15 - Fri 5/29/15 at 9am-5pm
Art: Drawings/Works on Paper, Installations, Museum, Painting, Photography, Prints, Sculpture
Contemporary Collection
The artists in this collection represent the broad and rich aesthetics that emerge from many cultural, social, political and religious perspectives of today’s west.
Eiteljorg Museum
Indianapolis, IN

Fri 5/22/15 - Sat 5/23/15 at 10am-5pm
Sun 5/24/15 at 12pm-5pm
Mon 5/25/15 - Sat 5/30/15 at 10am-5pm
Sun 5/31/15 at 12pm-5pm
Mon 6/1/15 - Sat 6/6/15 at 10am-5pm
Art: Gallery, History/Science, Museum
Crossroads of America
Come step back to a time when politics was not for everyone. See the 1890s voting machine that represents Indiana’s power as a political swing state, as well as a set of “Votes for Women” pins that reminds us that not everyone could vote at the turn of the...
Indiana State Museum
Indianapolis, IN

Fri 5/22/15 - Sat 5/23/15 at 10am-5pm
Sun 5/24/15 at 11am-5pm
Mon 5/25/15 - Sat 5/30/15 at 10am-5pm
Sun 5/31/15 at 11am-5pm
Mon 6/1/15 - Sat 6/6/15 at 10am-5pm
Art: Gallery, History/Science, Museum
Enterprise Indiana
This exhibit features a 100-foot-long “assembly line” carrying Indiana products. Much of this gallery is suspended overhead to showcase Indiana industry from 1920 to 1950. The gallery explores the changing nature of work in Indiana, including the increase ...
Indiana State Museum
Indianapolis, IN

Fri 5/22/15 - Sat 5/23/15 at 10am-5pm
Sun 5/24/15 at 11am-5pm
Mon 5/25/15 - Sat 5/30/15 at 10am-5pm
Sun 5/31/15 at 11am-5pm
Mon 6/1/15 - Sat 6/6/15 at 10am-5pm
Art: Gallery, History/Science, Museum
Global Indiana
This chapter of Indiana’s sory points out that economics, entertainment and information know no borders. In an age of mass media and instant communications, Hoosiers increasingly choose the global perspective.
Indiana State Museum
Indianapolis, IN

Fri 5/22/15 - Sat 5/23/15 at 10am-5pm
Sun 5/24/15 at 11am-5pm
Mon 5/25/15 - Sat 5/30/15 at 10am-5pm
Sun 5/31/15 at 11am-5pm
Mon 6/1/15 - Sat 6/6/15 at 10am-5pm
Special Event: History/Science, Museum
Gold! Riches & Ruin
Gold! Riches and Ruin explores the historical and cultural significance of gold in the American West. This exciting exhibit looks at historic gold rushes in California, the Black Hills, and the Yukon-Klondike, and features objects and images that tell the ...
Eiteljorg Museum
Indianapolis, IN

Fri 5/22/15 - Sat 5/23/15 at 10am-5pm
Sun 5/24/15 at 12pm-5pm
Mon 5/25/15 - Sat 5/30/15 at 10am-5pm
Sun 5/31/15 at 12pm-5pm
Mon 6/1/15 - Sat 6/6/15 at 10am-5pm
Art: Folk Art/Crafts, History/Science, Jewelry/Gems, Museum, Sculpture, Textiles
Native American Collection
The Eiteljorg's Native American art and artifacts come from all regions of North America, from the Southeast to the Arctic. The collection is particularly rich in objects from the Plains and Southwest, with a sampling of pieces from almost every tribal gro...
Eiteljorg Museum
Indianapolis, IN

Fri 5/22/15 - Sat 5/23/15 at 10am-5pm
Sun 5/24/15 at 12pm-5pm
Mon 5/25/15 - Sat 5/30/15 at 10am-5pm
Sun 5/31/15 at 12pm-5pm
Mon 6/1/15 - Sat 6/6/15 at 10am-5pm
Art: Gallery, History/Science, Museum
The Native Americans
Beginning approximately 14,000 years ago and spanning the millennia, the first inhabitants of Indiana developed diverse cultures, beliefs, arts and tools to suit their varied needs and environments. This gallery uses archaeological discoveries to demonstra...
Indiana State Museum
Indianapolis, IN

Fri 5/22/15 - Sat 5/23/15 at 10am-5pm
Sun 5/24/15 at 11am-5pm
Mon 5/25/15 - Sat 5/30/15 at 10am-5pm
Sun 5/31/15 at 11am-5pm
Mon 6/1/15 - Sat 6/6/15 at 10am-5pm
Special Event: Children
Tots Treehouse & Play Area
Here you'll find lots of fun bird-themed features that are great for a romp. Your little ones can have hours of fun climbing, jumping, swinging and playing on this oversized equipment. The playground is fully accessible for children with disabilities and i...
Indianapolis Zoo
Indianapolis, IN

Fri 5/22/15 - Sun 5/24/15 at 9am
Mon 5/25/15 - Sun 5/31/15 at 9am
Mon 6/1/15 - Sun 6/7/15 at 9am
Mon 6/8/15 - Sun 6/14/15 at 9am
Mon 6/15/15 - Sun 6/21/15 at 9am
Art: History/Science, Museum
Western Collection
Western art covers the period from the 1820s to the present. Formed initially from the remarkable collection of our founder, Harrison Eiteljorg, the collection is especially strong in art by members of the Taos Society of Artists from the late 1890s to th...
Eiteljorg Museum
Indianapolis, IN

Fri 5/22/15 - Sat 5/23/15 at 10am-5pm
Sun 5/24/15 at 12pm-5pm
Mon 5/25/15 - Sat 5/30/15 at 10am-5pm
Sun 5/31/15 at 12pm-5pm
Mon 6/1/15 - Sat 6/6/15 at 10am-5pm
Special Event: Museum
Açaí From Local to Global
This exhibit examines the transition of the açaí berry from a local Brazilian commodity to a global superfood.
Indiana University – Mathers Museum of World Cultures
Bloomington, IN

Fri 5/22/15 at 9am-4:30pm
Art: History/Science, Museum
After A Miracle: Coptic Ex-Votos from Birnbaum Collection
This exhibition features a selection of votive offerings from Egypt.
Indiana University – Mathers Museum of World Cultures
Bloomington, IN

Fri 5/22/15 at 9am-4:30pm
Art: History/Science, Museum, Children
All Aboard
Learn about the history of locomotion. The centerpiece of the exhibit is a 35-foot long, 55 ton steam engine designed by Reuben Wells in 1868.
Children's Museum of Indianapolis
Indianapolis, IN

Fri 5/22/15 - Sun 5/24/15 at 10am-5pm
Tue 5/26/15 - Sun 5/31/15 at 10am-5pm
Tue 6/2/15 - Sun 6/7/15 at 10am-5pm
Tue 6/9/15 - Sun 6/14/15 at 10am-5pm
Tue 6/16/15 - Sun 6/21/15 at 10am-5pm
    

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