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Discover 5 stories of fun, interactive, and educational exhibits at the world's largest children's museum. Children get hands-on engagement with topics ranging from world cultures and the arts to history and physical and natural sciences, with highlights like authentic dinosaur fossils.

Upon arrival, you're immediately transported back to 1890s Madison, Indiana, in a room with a 35-foot (11-m), 55-ton (55,882-kg) steam-engine train. Kids can crawl inside the train tunnel, operate train controls and light signals, and play conductor.

Depending on your family's interest, venture to the Biotech Lab for hands-on experiments or to Flight Adventures for test flights and NASA test models.

Explore the stars in the indoor SpaceQuest Planetarium, then travel back in time to learn about prehistoric wonders with Dinosphere: Now You're in Their World. Next, uncover the customs and culture of modern day Egyptian life with Take Me There: Egypt, then head to Playscape's creative learning play zones, perfect for children 5 and younger.

Don't miss the Fireworks of Glass exhibit – a 43-foot-tall (13-m) tower by Dale Chihuly constructed of 3,200 blown-glass pieces – or the Lilly Theater, full of fun and inspiring live performances. In a place made specifically for kids, there are endless activities and exhibits to keep your family excited and engaged.

Discover 5 stories of fun, interactive, and educational exhibits at the world's largest children's museum. Children get hands-on engagement with topics ranging from world cultures and the arts to history and physical and natural sciences, with highlights like authentic dinosaur fossils.

Upon arrival, you're immediately transported back to 1890s Madison, Indiana, in a room with a 35-foot (11-m), 55-ton (55,882-kg) steam-engine train. Kids can crawl inside the train tunnel, operate train controls and light signals, and play conductor.

Depending on your family's interest, venture to the Biotech Lab for hands-on experiments or to Flight Adventures for test flights and NASA test models.

Explore the stars in the indoor SpaceQuest Planetarium, then travel back in time to learn about prehistoric wonders with Dinosphere: Now You're in Their World. Next, uncover the customs and culture of modern day Egyptian life with Take Me There: Egypt, then head to Playscape's creative learning play zones, perfect for children 5 and younger.

Don't miss the Fireworks of Glass exhibit – a 43-foot-tall (13-m) tower by Dale Chihuly constructed of 3,200 blown-glass pieces – or the Lilly Theater, full of fun and inspiring live performances. In a place made specifically for kids, there are endless activities and exhibits to keep your family excited and engaged.

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Children's Museum of Indianapolis

Activity/Location

Indianapolis

Meeting/Redemption Point

  • Children's Museum of Indianapolis

    3000 N Meridian St.

    Indianapolis 46208


Highlights

  • Largest children’s museum in the world

  • World’s largest display of juvenile dinosaur fossils

  • Interactive exhibits for kids of all ages

  • Topics including world cultures, art, history, & science

  • 5 stories of exciting & educational exhibits


Inclusions

  • Two-day admission to the Children's Museum of Indianapolis


Know Before You Book

  • Children 1 and younger are complimentary.

  • This venue is mostly wheelchair, seeing- & hearing-impaired accessible. Some exhibits are not wheelchair accessible.


Location

Indianapolis, United States