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Apple Store

Apple StoreThe Apple Store is open Sept. 1-Oct. 31, 2016

Regular Hours

Tuesday-Sunday, 11 am-5 pm

Headless Horseman Hours

Oct. 13-16, 20-23, 27-30,
11 am-9 pm

Halloween Hours

11 am-5 pm

Special discounts and promotions will be offered throughout the season on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and our e-newsletter.

Grab Some Yummy Treats

Caramel ApplesThe Apple Store continues to satisfy many a sweet tooth! New this season you’ll find a variety of bicentennial-themed goodies and toffee-dipped apples. Returning favorites include hand-dipped caramel apples, cider slushies, apple butter, pies, donuts and fresh-from-the-orchard apples.

Call the Apple Store at 317.776.6000 ext. 199 and place your special order for gift baskets, gourmet dipped apples and specialty items for weddings, birthdays and bicentennial-themed celebrations.

Funds raised by the Apple Store support a variety of programs and exhibits at Conner Prairie. The Apple Store is operated by the Conner Prairie Alliance.

Bicentennial Items

In honor of Indiana's 200th birthday, the store will feature a bicentennial gourmet apple, which will be available all season, and bicentennial hand-dipped chocolate caramels. Yum!

Some of Our Popular Products

  • hand-dipped caramel apples 
  • caramel apples dipped in dark chocolate and dusted with sea salt 
  • apple and pumpkin donuts, donut holes, and apple fritters 
  • cider slushies 
  • hot cider (starting Sept. 30 on National Hot Cider Day) 
  • fresh popcorn 
  • apple pies
  • jams and jellies 
  • Special gift items, including candy, handmade soaps, and crafts 

Cafe on the Common

The cafe is open and located next to the 1859 Balloon Voyage. The hours of operation are the same as our regular operating hours. Choose from deli sandwiches, burgers, fresh salads, wraps, pizza flats and soft serve ice cream. Don’t miss our famous warm apple dumplings! A kids menu is available, too. Take a look at the 2016 menu here.

Conner Prairie Store

Bicentennial-Mug.jpgThe store is open and located just inside the main entrance. The hours of operation differ slightly from our regular operating hours in that we stay open 30 minutes later at the end of the day to accomodate our last minute shoppers. Admission is NOT required to shop.

Bicentennial-Trivet-(3).jpgThe Conner Prairie Store offers a wide range of unique Conner Prairie-made pottery and textiles, and Indiana-made food and gift items, some of which can be shipped to you (see below). In celebration of the state's bicentennial, our craftspersons have created a salt glazed mug ($17.50) and quilted pot holder ($15.95). 
Bicentennial drink coasters are also available – see bottom of page. Our period clothing for children top our best-selling items list, with old-fashioned candy, jewelry, toys, games, books and Civil War clothing not too far behind.

If you're not able to make it to the Conner Prairie Store, the items shown below as well as the bicentennial mug and pot holder shown here, can be purchased over the phone and shipped to you. Just fill out this product request form and we'll contact you for payment and shipping details. Prices do not include shipping.

Prairie Clothing for Kids

Girl’s Prairie Dresses made exclusively for Conner Prairie
Dress up for a school program or for play at home. Made in Indiana. 100% cotton. Dresses are assorted patterns and colors and include a white day cap and white apron.
Sizes:  XS (4)   S (6)   M (8-10)   L (12-14)   XL (16)  
$60  Member price $54

Boy’s Prairie Outfit made exclusively for Conner Prairie
Made in Indiana. 100% cotton. Includes white shirt, vest, kerchief and flat top straw hat.
Sizes:  S (6-8)   M (10-12)   L (14)  
$60  Member price $54

Prairie Sunbonnets
Perfect for school dress up days or out in the garden. Assorted floral prints. Poly/Cotton.
Sizes:  Infant S, M, L, XL (fits most adults)    
$11.95  Member price $10.75 

Civil War Clothing

Civil War Caps
Top off your soldier uniform. Navy Blue (Union), or Grey (Confederate). 100% cotton.
Sizes: S, M, L
$8.00  Member Price $7.25

Civil War Uniform Jacket
Dress like a soldier. Navy Blue (Union), or Grey (Confederate). 100% cotton.
Sizes: S (child 10-12),    M (child 14-16),   L (adult small)
$27.95 Member Price $25.20

Coonskin Hats
Dress the part of an early mountain man. Faux fur cap with real raccoon tail.
Sizes: Child’s S, M, L  
$8 Member Price $7.25


Salt Glaze or SpongewareTankard 
Made at Conner Prairie by our master potter. Choose from blue and white spongeware, floral, “Indiana”, leaf, bird, “Conner Prairie” design, or bicentennial design. Microwaveable, dishwasher safe, lead free.
$17.50  Member Price $15.75

Opening Doors

Opening Doors DVD
Learn about the novel Opening Doors method of actively engaging with guests so they will want to come back! Opening Doors is all about the reasons why Conner Prairie switched from talking at our guests to adapting our interactions based on the guest's interests. 

Indiana Bicentennial Coasters     Indiana Bicentennial Coasters

Indiana Bicentennial Coaster Sets
Conner Prairie is proud to celebrate Indiana’s bicentennial by offering these commemorative stone coasters. Made of high-quality materials and beautifully illustrated, these collectables feature official Indiana imagery. Choose one set of four that shows the state seal and flag, or the other set of four that features the state flower and bird. Or grab both sets to remember Indiana’s 200th birthday!
$16.50 per set