Conner Prairie is a place where you can play freely and run
farther, with space to explore and uncover new things. When
families come here, they connect with history, science, nature,
art and most importantly, one another. Experience outdoor areas
, year-round indoor spaces and acres
of natural exploration. At Conner Prairie, there’s room to grow
and adventure is just
for you. Welcome to Wanderland!
A WANDERLAND OF
YEAR-ROUND EXPER I ENCES !
Climb to the top and take in the view from this 4-story treehouse! Inside
you’ll find a knot tying station, a reading room loaded with fun nature
books, an investigation station and more. Back on the ground, you’ll find
a variety of activity areas where you can dig into the sand and uncover
artifacts to help make sense of the past; build something with your own
hands using bamboo poles, wood blocks and fabric; create art with forest
colors, textures and shapes; and, add to the forest sounds around you by
playing musical instruments. New additional activities will be available
in June of 2017. The nearby
offers unique making
opportunities (additional fee), and provides Adventure Backpacks to
take with you on the
so you’ll have all the tools you
need to take a closer look at beautiful birds or intriguing insectsalong the way.
Explore a treasured piece of
Indiana history, built in 1823
and newly restored in 2016.
Join the Conner family on their
journey through Indiana’s early
years in this interactive house,
where hands-on activities and
materials tell stories about life
in 1825. Then, stroll through
the nearby heirloom gardens
and visit the Loom House.
Get up close and interact with your favorite farm friends! Ask our
animal specialists about our historical breeds of livestock, how our
animals are cared for year-round on our grounds, and how Conner
Prairie plays an important role in preserving them.Exper i ence Areas TREETOP OUTPOST Wi ll i am Conner House Animal Encounters