Follow the North Star
- Dates: 11/1/2018, 11/2/2018, 11/3/2018, 11/8/2018, 11/9/2018, 11/10/2018, 11/15/2018, 11/16/2018, 11/17/2018
- Location: Conner Prairie
- Address: 13400 Allisonville Rd., Fishers, IN 46038
- Time: 6:30 - 9:30 p.m.
- Price: $20 non-member, $17 member
Ages 12 and older. Children under age 16 must be accompanied by an adult.
Follow the North Star is an award-winning participatory museum theater experience that demonstrates the wide ranging social attitudes towards African-Americans in pre-Civil War Indiana. Participants travel back to the year 1836 and assume the role of fugitive slaves seeking freedom on the Underground Railroad through the state. Traveling as a group, you will encounter a variety of characters, ranging from sympathetic allies to racist antagonists. It is a powerful experience that generates empathy, provokes discussion, and immerses visitors in this important part of our nation’s history.
First group is scheduled at 6:30 with groups of 15 guests scheduled every 15 minutes until 9:30. Programs is approximately 1 hour and 45 minutes in length for each group.