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Indiana War Memorial

51 E Michigan St, Indianapolis, IN 46204
+1 317-233-0991
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Great for a rainy day!

This was a great way to spend a rainy afternoon. Very interesting displays, especially if you are... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Crothersville, Indiana
via mobile
Can't miss it when walking

We didn't have the chance to go inside this memorial, but we did take the time to walk to it and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Nashua, New Hampshire
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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
+1 317-233-0991
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was a great way to spend a rainy afternoon. Very interesting displays, especially if you are interested in antique guns. The full size helicopter and the Shrine Room were very interesting exhibits.

Thank mj3840
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We didn't have the chance to go inside this memorial, but we did take the time to walk to it and walk around it. The memorial is very impressive from the outside and has some cool unique elements to it. When you walk up the...More

Thank Nate080411
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very good museum. It is chronologically arranged from settlement of IN territory through the war in Afghanistan. There is even a memorial to 911. This is a wonderful museum and is free.

Thank sljtba
Reviewed 27 November 2017

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 15 November 2017

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 9 November 2017 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.

2  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
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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.
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!
6 October 2016|
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Response from BARFESSER | Reviewed this property |
It was free when we were there. Donations are accepted.