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Conner Prairie

Located in Fishers, Ind., Conner Prairie is a nationally acclaimed history destination. The outdoor museum's mission is to inspire curiosity and foster learning about Indiana by providing engaging, individualized and unique experiences. Created by Eli Lilly in 1934, Conner Prairie combines history with science and encourages visitors to explore Indiana's natural and cultural heritage through hands-on, immersive and interactive experiences. The museum offers several historically themed, indoor and outdoor experience areas throughout its 800 acres of wooded property. Indiana's first Smithsonian Institute affiliate, Conner Prairie is accredited by the American Alliance of Museums.

HOURS AND ADMISSION
March 24-Oct. 30
10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday
Closed Mondays
Adults $17; seniors age 65 and older $16; youth ages 2-12 $12; members and youth under 2 are admitted free.
Groups of 15 or more: adults $12, youth $8.

Nov. 3-Dec. 31
10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday
Closed Mondays
Adults, seniors age 65 and older and youth ages 2-12, $8; members and youth under age 2 are admitted free. Groups of 15 or more: $7.

1859 Balloon Voyage
Paid general admission to Conner Prairie is required to ride the 1859 Balloon Voyage attraction. Balloon voyages are weather dependent March 24-Oct. 30.
$12 members; $15 non-members.

ACCESS PASS
Conner Prairie is proud to partner with other central Indiana museums to make family fun available to more area families. Families that participate in Temporary Assistance for Needy Families, food stamps or Hoosier Healthwise Insurance can visit Conner Prairie for just $1 per family member per visit. Aides enjoy complimentary admission with employee ID or proof of employment.

MILITARY DISCOUNT
Conner Prairie is proud to offer admission relief to military members and veterans. The museum provides free general admission to active duty, retired and veteran military members and 50 percent off general admission for up to five immediate family members. Military ID is required. This discount is valid only for daytime general admission.

Conner Prairie is also a Blue Star Museum. Because of this designation, the museum offers free admission to active duty military personnel and up to five immediate family members - spouse and children - from Memorial Day through Labor Day.

Questions? Call Guest Services at 317.776.6006 or 800.966.1836.

 

 

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Saturday Sep 24, 2016

Conner Prairie: Barker Brothers Kiln Burn

Sep 24
  • Venue: Conner Prairie
  • Address: 13400 Allisonville Road, Fishers, IN 46038

Find out how a searing-hot fire and salt make a beautiful finish on kiln-burned pottery. Be sure to catch the most dramatic part, usually in the afternoon, when the fire reaches 2,300 degrees and fla... more

Fun In the Forge

Sep 24
  • Venue: Conner Prairie
  • Address: 13400 Allisonville Road, Fishers, IN 46038

Ages 14+. Be a blacksmith for a day! Over the course of the day you will learn to heat metal in a coal forge and shape it on an anvil. And, you'll have the opportunity to complete several simple proje... more

Indiana State Bar Association’s Art Collection featuring the Courthouses of Indiana

Sep 13 – Jan 13
(Every Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday)
  • Venue: Conner Prairie
  • Address: 13400 Allisonville Road, Fishers, IN 46038

Throughout 2016, Conner Prairie will display an art collection of paintings and drawings of Indiana courthouses created by professional and amateur artists commissioned by the Indiana State Bar As... more

Prairie Pursuits: Conner Prairie at Dawn

Sep 24
  • Venue: Conner Prairie
  • Address: 13400 Allisonville Road, Fishers, IN 46038

Ages 18+. Are you a nature lover, photographer, painter or bird watcher? Don’t miss this opportunity to explore our beautiful grounds before we open to the public. Take photos, paint, sketch, an... more

Smithsonian's Museum Day Live!

Sep 24
  • Venue: Conner Prairie
  • Address: 13400 Allisonville Road, Fishers, IN 46038

Museum Day Live! is an annual event hosted by Smithsonian Magazine in which participating museums, like Conner Prairie, one of only two Smithsonian Affiliate insitutes in Indiana, open their doors to ... more

The Apple Store

Sep 1 – Oct 30
(Every Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday)
  • Venue: Conner Prairie
  • Address: 13400 Allisonville Road, Fishers, IN 46038

The Apple Store continues to satisfy many a sweet tooth. New this season you’ll find a variety of bicentennial-themed goodies and toffee-dipped apples. Returning favorites include hand-dipped ca... more

Sunday Sep 25, 2016

Indiana State Bar Association’s Art Collection featuring the Courthouses of Indiana

Sep 13 – Jan 13
(Every Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday)
  • Venue: Conner Prairie
  • Address: 13400 Allisonville Road, Fishers, IN 46038

Throughout 2016, Conner Prairie will display an art collection of paintings and drawings of Indiana courthouses created by professional and amateur artists commissioned by the Indiana State Bar As... more

The Apple Store

Sep 1 – Oct 30
(Every Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday)
  • Venue: Conner Prairie
  • Address: 13400 Allisonville Road, Fishers, IN 46038

The Apple Store continues to satisfy many a sweet tooth. New this season you’ll find a variety of bicentennial-themed goodies and toffee-dipped apples. Returning favorites include hand-dipped ca... more

Tuesday Sep 27, 2016

Indiana State Bar Association’s Art Collection featuring the Courthouses of Indiana

Sep 13 – Jan 13
(Every Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday)
  • Venue: Conner Prairie
  • Address: 13400 Allisonville Road, Fishers, IN 46038

Throughout 2016, Conner Prairie will display an art collection of paintings and drawings of Indiana courthouses created by professional and amateur artists commissioned by the Indiana State Bar As... more

The Apple Store

Sep 1 – Oct 30
(Every Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday)
  • Venue: Conner Prairie
  • Address: 13400 Allisonville Road, Fishers, IN 46038

The Apple Store continues to satisfy many a sweet tooth. New this season you’ll find a variety of bicentennial-themed goodies and toffee-dipped apples. Returning favorites include hand-dipped ca... more

Wednesday Sep 28, 2016

Indiana State Bar Association’s Art Collection featuring the Courthouses of Indiana

Sep 13 – Jan 13
(Every Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday)
  • Venue: Conner Prairie
  • Address: 13400 Allisonville Road, Fishers, IN 46038

Throughout 2016, Conner Prairie will display an art collection of paintings and drawings of Indiana courthouses created by professional and amateur artists commissioned by the Indiana State Bar As... more

The Apple Store

Sep 1 – Oct 30
(Every Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday)
  • Venue: Conner Prairie
  • Address: 13400 Allisonville Road, Fishers, IN 46038

The Apple Store continues to satisfy many a sweet tooth. New this season you’ll find a variety of bicentennial-themed goodies and toffee-dipped apples. Returning favorites include hand-dipped ca... more

Thursday Sep 29, 2016

Indiana State Bar Association’s Art Collection featuring the Courthouses of Indiana

Sep 13 – Jan 13
(Every Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday)
  • Venue: Conner Prairie
  • Address: 13400 Allisonville Road, Fishers, IN 46038

Throughout 2016, Conner Prairie will display an art collection of paintings and drawings of Indiana courthouses created by professional and amateur artists commissioned by the Indiana State Bar As... more

The Apple Store

Sep 1 – Oct 30
(Every Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday)
  • Venue: Conner Prairie
  • Address: 13400 Allisonville Road, Fishers, IN 46038

The Apple Store continues to satisfy many a sweet tooth. New this season you’ll find a variety of bicentennial-themed goodies and toffee-dipped apples. Returning favorites include hand-dipped ca... more

Friday Sep 30, 2016

Indiana State Bar Association’s Art Collection featuring the Courthouses of Indiana

Sep 13 – Jan 13
(Every Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday)
  • Venue: Conner Prairie
  • Address: 13400 Allisonville Road, Fishers, IN 46038

Throughout 2016, Conner Prairie will display an art collection of paintings and drawings of Indiana courthouses created by professional and amateur artists commissioned by the Indiana State Bar As... more

The Apple Store

Sep 1 – Oct 30
(Every Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday)
  • Venue: Conner Prairie
  • Address: 13400 Allisonville Road, Fishers, IN 46038

The Apple Store continues to satisfy many a sweet tooth. New this season you’ll find a variety of bicentennial-themed goodies and toffee-dipped apples. Returning favorites include hand-dipped ca... more

Saturday Oct 01, 2016

Curtis-Hawkins Wedding

Oct 1 – 2
  • Venue: Conner Prairie
  • Address: 13400 Allisonville Road, Fishers, IN 46038

In this simulated wedding, Ruth Curtis, the spinster sister of the village blacksmith, Ben Curtis, will wed widower Solomon Hawkins, a fellow member of the Methodist class. Solomon's wife passed away ... more

Indiana State Bar Association’s Art Collection featuring the Courthouses of Indiana

Sep 13 – Jan 13
(Every Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday)
  • Venue: Conner Prairie
  • Address: 13400 Allisonville Road, Fishers, IN 46038

Throughout 2016, Conner Prairie will display an art collection of paintings and drawings of Indiana courthouses created by professional and amateur artists commissioned by the Indiana State Bar As... more

Prairie Pursuits: Traditional Arts & Arms Making Workshop

Oct 1 – 7
(Recurring daily)
  • Venue: Conner Prairie
  • Address: 13400 Allisonville Road, Fishers, IN 46038

Small class sizes in well-equipped facilities allow attendees to develop skills from a basic level to more advanced as they learn alongside some of the nation’s best craftsmen. Choose from one, ... more

The Apple Store

Sep 1 – Oct 30
(Every Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday)
  • Venue: Conner Prairie
  • Address: 13400 Allisonville Road, Fishers, IN 46038

The Apple Store continues to satisfy many a sweet tooth. New this season you’ll find a variety of bicentennial-themed goodies and toffee-dipped apples. Returning favorites include hand-dipped ca... more

Arts and Arms Making Workshops

Oct 1
(Recurring daily)
  • Venue: Conner Prairie
  • Address: 13400 Allisonville Road, Fishers, IN 46038

October 1-7 Conner Prairie Interactive History Park Conner Prairie’s hands-on classes in the Arts and Arms Making workshop series, provide a rare opportunity to work closely with some of the nat... more

Conner Prairie Packages   

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Prairie Guest House

  • 13805 Allisonville Road
  • Fishers, IN 46038
  • (317) 663-8728
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In a farmhouse setting, with beautiful gardens and fresh breakfast, guests won't want to go home. The Prairie Guest House has 9 guest suites all with private baths. An onsite yoga studio, walking

Baymont Inn & Suites Fishers

  • 9790 North by N.E. Boulevard
  • Fishers, IN 46038
  • (317) 578-2000
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140 guestrooms including 24 suites with Jacuzzi tubs. Free hot breakfast buffet. Outdoor Pool. Free wireless and wired internet access, coffee makers, hair dryer, irons & ironing boards in all

Cambria Suites

  • 13500 Tegler Drive
  • Noblesville, IN 46060
  • (317) 773-4970
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Across from the Hamilton Town Center Mall, Cambria Suites provides luxurious bedding and upscale amenities, including two flat screen LCD televisions, Bath & Body Works toiletries, microwave,

Comfort Suites Fishers

  • 9760 Crosspoint Boulevard
  • Indianapolis, IN 46256
  • (317) 578-1200
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65 suites with coffee maker, microwave, refrigerator, iron, ironing board, hair dryer, and flat screen TV in every suite. An indoor pool, exercise facility, business center and complimentary “Hot

Courtyard by Marriott Noblesville

  • 17863 Foundation Drive
  • Noblesville, IN 46060
  • (317) 770-7800
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It is a new stay and a new hotel at the Courtyard Indianapolis Noblesville! This 92 room Courtyard by Marriott® Conveniently located in Noblesville, Indiana offers 48 King rooms with sofa sleepers,

Fairfield Inn & Suites

  • 17960 Foundation Drive
  • Noblesville, IN 46060
  • (317) 776-9900
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59 rooms including 21 Executive King Suites, 15 King rooms, 19 Queen/Queen Rooms with coffee maker, microwave, refrigerator, iron, ironing board, hair dryer, and flat screen TV in every room. And 4

Hampton Inn & Suites Fishers

  • 11575 Commercial Drive
  • Fishers, IN 46038
  • (317) 913-0300
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This beautifully decorated hotel offers complimentary hot and cold breakfast, a hospitality reception, high speed internet access and a 'Suite' Shop stocked with goodies. Also featuring studio-suite

Renaissance Indianapolis North Hotel

  • 11925 North Meridian Street
  • Carmel, IN 46032
  • (317) 816-0777
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The Renaissance Indianapolis North Hotel, an upscale, sophisticated hotel north of downtown Indianapolis, truly reflects the vibrancy of the area. Inspired by the neighboring Carmel Arts and Design

Staybridge Suites Indianapolis - Fishers

  • 9780 Crosspoint Boulevard
  • Indianapolis, IN 46256
  • (317) 577-9500
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146 rooms. This all suite hotel offers 3 suite options each with full kitchens, complimentary full hot breakfast, free guest laundry, a fitness center, indoor pool, whirlpool, HBO/cable, a library and

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