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Museums and War Memorials to Visit in Indianapolis
Soldiers & Sailors Monument - in center of the city (aka the Circle.)  
The Colonel Eli Lilly Civil War Museum is located in the lower level.  
There is an observation deck at the top of the monument.  Has a gift

U.S.S. Indianapolis Memorial - Walnut St. & Senate Ave., Central
Canal. Last American ship to be sunk in WWII.

Congressional Medal of Honor Memorial - The nation's highest
military honor from 15 major wars

American Legion Mall  extending from St. Clair Street to North Street
between Meridian and Pennsylvania

The World War II Memorial -  Located on the east side, is the first
memorial to be shaped like a half-circle.
The Korean and Vietnam Wars Memorial is located on the
southern end of the mall. The two appear to be separate entities,
but in actuality, they combine to become one memorial.

Indiana War Memorial and Museum - 210 feet tall. It occupies an
entire city block between Meridian and Pennsylvania Streets to the
east and west and Michigan and Vermont streets to the north and

Veterans Memorial Plaza - Just north of the Indiana War Memorial.

Congressional Medal of Honor Memorial - located on the south side of
Military Park

There is also a
Firefighters Memorial garden located at 10 W.
Washington St. and a
Indiana Law Enforcement & Firefighters
located east of the Indiana Government Center.
IMAX 3D Theater    Real IMAX, Located by Eiteljorg and State Museum,
their movie screen is 6 stories high!  Some movies shown in 3-D.
The Eiteljorg Museum   This downtown museum is dedicated to Indian and
Western Art.  Has a nice cafe with balcony overlooking canal.
Newfields   located on the near north west side. Until 2017, was called
Indianapolis Museum of Art
Conner Prairie  A Living Museum - recreated 18th century settlement.
North of Indy.
The Indianapolis Zoo  Located downtown.  
The Children's Museum   The Largest children's museum in the world, It has
five floors.
NCAA Hall of Champions  Located downtown.  
The national headquarters for the NCAA.
Indianapolis Motor Speedway Museum   Located on the grounds of the
speedway.  Enter off 16th Street. Open all year long.
Track tours available.
Indianapolis Memorials
Indiana State Museum  Contains two restaurants and a gift store as well.
University Park  Downtown park located south of the Indiana War Memorial
Some Things To See
See the world's largest water
clock at the Children's Museum
Eiteljorg Musuem
NCAA Hall of Champions
NCAA Hall of Champions
Soldiers and Sailors Monument
Indiana War Memorial
and University Park
Indianapolis Museum of Contemporary Art  located in Fountain Square
which is south-east side of downtown Indianapolis.
Alkis Keramidas Museum of Art  located downtown, dedicated to the
Greek artist
Museum of Miniature Houses  Scale miniatures and antique dollhouses.
Located in Carmel, north of Indy.
Congressional Medal of Honor  Memorial
Indiana War Memorials Foundation - more information about Indy's memorials
Walk Indianapolis - This Web Site offers you a map to the monuments and a audio description of monuments for download!
World War 1
USS Indianapolis Memorial
Korean and Vietnam Memorials