Indianapolis tourism – FREE admission – Martin Luther King Jr. Day [#IndianapolisTourism #FREEAdmission] 01/20
Help honor the activism, leadership and volunteer work of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. as several Indianapolis tourism sites offer FREE admission on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Jan. 20.
The Indiana Historical Society, 450 W. Ohio St., hosts a FREE day of special programs and performances. The daylong celebration takes place from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. offering opportunities to learn about civil rights, Madam C. J. Walker’s activism and hear the Griot Drum Ensemble. For more information, including a complete schedule of programs and performances, visit indianahistory.org or call 317-232-1882.
The Indiana State Museum, 650 W. Washington St., will also offer FREE admission and special activities from museum staff and community partners throughout the museum. You can also explore the entire museum for FREE from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., including the museum’s permanent galleries and the museum’s newest experience, Rube Goldberg™: The World of Hilarious Invention!, opening Jan. 18. For more information, visit indianamuseum.org
Conner Prairie, 13400 Allisonville Road in Fishers, offers a full day of interactive events including the Tree of Dreams where visitors can add their own dreams inspired by Dr. King’s famous speech. Mr. Daniel will be on hand to teach peaceful protest songs, and attendees can role-play in the Anything Can Happen Theater. For more information, visit connerprairie.org/explore/things-to-do/mlk-day/
Indianapolis area museums offer FREE admission on MLK Day:
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