AN ENCOUNTER YOU
At Conner Prairie, we engage guests to become active participants in the
stories of Indiana through hands-on experiences, programs and first-
Visit us and you’ll discover 11 incredible experience areas, including a
real, working farm. In a fast-paced, touchscreen world, our agricultural
program facilitates animal encounters that reward investigation and
engage all the senses. This is a place where guests of all ages can play,
ask questions and discover how agriculture shapes our lives.
Right on our grounds, we conduct industry-leading scientific research
and reproductive treatment that helps rare breed animals stand a fighting
chance. These animals even help us train and empower young leaders.
Step inside the Animal Encounters barn and discover a window into the
world of agriculture that can’t be found anywhere else. From one-of-a-
kind animal encounters and premium culinary experiences to adorable
baby animals and rare breeds, there is no better place to taste (and
savor!) Indiana’s rich history.