History on Tap

Our Mission is to leverage this unique historic place that inspires curiosity and fosters learning for everyone.

Our vision is to expand the boundaries of our historical and natural resources by exploring, celebrating, and improving the human experience. Through a heart for the past, a head for the present, and an eye to the future, our doors are always open to a diversity of voices and limitless experiences.

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Heritage Breeds Week

Two blue American Rabbits

Participate in exciting activities, watch fascinating demonstrations, learn about Conner Prairie's efforts to preserve heritage breeds and discover what makes these rare animals so special. Meet and Greet with animals all across the grounds. Learn about how livestock has changed throughout the years and how the livestock of the past are important for us today!

Black Birders Week

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Join us for Indiana’s first-ever Black Birders Week, a week-long program dedicated to uplift Black nature enthusiasts while highlighting the visibility of Black birders in nature. Throughout the week, experience an engaging mix of virtual and in-person events including bird-focused play invitations, Guided Beginner Bird Walks and more!

Programs & Events

FEATURED BLOG POST

What you need to know about Indiana’s first-ever Black Birders Week

May 8, 2024

Black Birders Week is a week-long program dedicated to uplifting Black nature enthusiasts while highlighting the visibility of Black Birders in nature. Black Birders Week is organized by TheBlackAFinSTEM Collective—a…

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FEATURED BLOG POST

What you need to know about Indiana’s first-ever Black Birders Week

May 8, 2024

Black Birders Week is a week-long program dedicated to uplifting Black nature enthusiasts while highlighting the visibility of Black Birders in nature. Black Birders Week is organized by TheBlackAFinSTEM Collective—a…

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UPCOMING EVENTS

Heritage Breeds Week
May 18 @ 10:00 am - May 24 @ 5:00 pm
Heritage Breeds Week: Mayor of Animal Encounters Voting
May 22 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Heritage Breeds Week: Storytime
May 22 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
Heritage Breeds Week: Creature Feature
May 22 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
Heritage Breeds Week: Farm activities
May 22 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Heritage Breeds Week: Storytime
May 22 @ 3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Heritage Breeds Week: Mayor of Animal Encounters Voting
May 23 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm