Things to Do in Indianapolis



  • Circle Centre Mall – The mall consists of four levels, offering over 100 stores. (Walking distance from hotel)


  • NCAA Hall of Champions – Explore the museum and exhibition center that honors the astounding athletes of the National Collegiate Athletic Association. From displays and memorabilia to interactive games to participate in, the hall of champions has plenty to offer many sports fans. (Recommend short uber/taxi ride)
  • Indiana State Capitol – The Statehouse of Indiana is widely known for its beautiful and historic architecture. Tours can be scheduled ahead of time. (Walking distance from hotel)
  • Soldiers’ and Sailors’ Monument – Located in the center of downtown Indianapolis. (Walking distance from hotel)
  • Indiana War Memorial – The memorial contains a plethora of statues, monuments, and sculptures honoring the Hoosier veterans. Located in downtown Indianapolis. (Walking distance from hotel).


  • Indianapolis Zoo – (Not walking distance, short uber/taxi ride)
  • White River State Park – (Walking distance from hotel, take short uber/taxi ride)
  • Canal Walk – Extends from White River State Park to 11th Street. (Recommend short uber/taxi ride)

Arts & Culture

  • Indiana State Museum – Contains many historic and cultural exhibits as well as a large IMAX theater. (Walking distance from hotel, can take short uber/taxi ride)
  • Indianapolis Symphony – Largest performing arts organization in the state. Located in the Hilbert circle theater. (Walking distance from hotel)
  • Indiana Repertory Theatre – Professional regional theater with casts that performs in numerous different plays. (Walking distance from hotel)
  • Indianapolis Cultural Trail – Eight mile trail connecting neighborhoods and cultural regions while occasionally featuring a variety of entertainment and art along the way. (Recommend short uber/taxi ride

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