Step back in time and join a bustling community where people, animals, objects, and daily routines are exactly the same as they were over 150 years ago.
Soar high above Conner Prairie in a helium-filled balloon, and learn how manned flight moved from dream to reality.
Immerse yourself in Hoosier life during the Civil War and enlist to help defend the state from Confederate General John Hunt Morgan and his raiders.
Live like a Lenape Indian as you toss a tomahawk, climb inside a wigwam, and try your hand at fur trading in Conner Prairie’s earliest historical area.
Step inside the barn of a real working farm, where you can feed, pet, and play with livestock, while learning from their caretakers.
Enter one of Indiana's first brick homes where you can discover the story of William Conner and how Indiana's history changed here.
Connect with nature and play freely in a 4-story treehouse surrounded by special activity areas where guests of all ages can dig in and have fun.
Design a new invention, fly a plane, and create an electrical circuit in this fun ever-changing indoor exhibit that celebrates innovation in Indiana.
Show the world your creativity and make a unique take-home project in an exciting indoor craft area.
Create, climb, explore, play, and pretend in a one-of-a-kind indoor play area perfect for kids through the age of 8.
February 7, 2018
$6.50 per student, $6.50 per chaperone, free for the primary educator
Conner Prairie is offering their Exploring Indiana History and STEM program for homeschool families on February 7, 2018. The program is for students in grades 2-8 and runs from 9:30-1:30.
During this program students will rotate through 8 different stations where they will work on challenges that will explore a variety of science topics and concepts and learn how they connect to Indiana’s history.
The cost is $6.50 per student, $6.50 per chaperone, and free for the primary educator. A 30 minute lunch period is included in the time. (Guests must provide their own lunches.)
Reservations are required and can be made by contacting Guest Services at 317-776-6000.
2018 dates coming soon
$5.50 per student, $8.50 per chaperone, free for primary educator
On this day, any homeschool family can visit Conner Prairie for our low school group rates without the usual requirement of having a group of 15 students or more.
Explore the variety of learning opportunities Conner Prairie has to offer in our six historic areas. Take on a role in Prairietown by using our Adventure Guide and Achievement Cards, link history with hands-on science in our Create.Connect gallery, and experience Indiana’s brush with the Civil War at 1863 Civil War Journey. Also be sure to explore the Conner House, and take a journey out to our newest exhibit, Treetop Outpost.