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Indiana War Memorial

51 E Michigan St, Indianapolis, IN 46204
+1 317-233-0991
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has everything

from 1776 to now. every conflict covered. lots of weapons, rooms, recreations and information... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mark G
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Dieppe, Canada
Great surprise

I was expecting a typical historical museum and in many ways it was, but what I really enjoyed was... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
David K
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Meridian, Mississippi
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A tribute to Indiana war veterans, from World War I to the Vietnam War.
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“radio room” (11 reviews)
“free museum” (15 reviews)
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51 E Michigan St, Indianapolis, IN 46204
Downtown Indianapolis
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

from 1776 to now. every conflict covered. lots of weapons, rooms, recreations and information. enormous amount of info here. can spend a few hours easy.

Thank Mark G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was expecting a typical historical museum and in many ways it was, but what I really enjoyed was the personal side to many of the historical battles. They had a flag made by little girls during the Civil War. Stories about Indiana soldiers during...More

Thank David K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth the visit! A great experience. An expansive facility that is well worth your time. I easily spent a couple hours there without realizing it.

Thank Drew J
Reviewed 18 October 2017

The Plaza this memorial is in is one of the better public plaza's in the midwest. Check out the public book collection and the pop up parklets!

Thank Danielle W
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Not our first visit, and not our last, either. We like this museum, and we would not mind an admission fee. We have visited this museum several times and will return. We recommend.

1  Thank SavantIII_11
Reviewed 11 October 2017

We originally were just going to climb the steps of this modest but beautiful memorial, but we decided to take a peek inside (it's free). Are we glad we did! It is chock full of interesting and inspirational memorabilia from US wars from the Civil...More

Thank twaldspurger
Reviewed 8 October 2017

This museum/memorial is absolutely gorgeous. For the fitness fanatic you can kill some time running the steps and around the property (as many people were doing the Sunday morning I was there). For the tourist who didn't bring his/her running shoes head inside for an...More

Thank hr1487
Reviewed 3 October 2017

You will be surprised by how interesting and how much is in this museum. Make sure you have a few hours or come back and see what you missed. Oh and it's free.

Thank AteTooMuchAgain
Reviewed 2 October 2017

It says don't eat right before you go up. We did. Don't go if you are afraid of heights. I am. It is also a bit tight in the elevator and the stairs but just a great view. I thoroughly enjoyed looking out over Downtown...More

Thank william57963
Reviewed 29 September 2017

While touring the Indiana War Memorial is always an amazing journey - allow about an hour +30 to see it all, they now have a couple of special side rooms at the end devoted to the USS Indianapolis - and that is the ship just...More

Thank NewillDB
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Mary D
30 June 2017|
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Response from Jo P | Reviewed this property |
Plenty of close inexpensive street parking that is free on Sundays/holidays.
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Mary D
30 June 2017|
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Response from Jo P | Reviewed this property |
There is plenty of metered parking nearby. VERY close by!
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disneydadIndiana
6 October 2016|
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Response from BARFESSER | Reviewed this property |
It was free when we were there. Donations are accepted.
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