Driven by Our Mission

"Latino Experiences in Indiana" Exhibit Celebrated Hispanic Heritage Month

Be Heard: Latino Experiences in Indiana, is a travelling exhibit from the Indiana Historical Society that explores the history of Latino/Latina/Latinx communities in Indiana. Throughout September, this exhibit was displayed at Conner Prairie and showcased collected stories of local families and their migration to the state. Guests were able to explore the almost 100-year-old journey of Indiana’s Latino population and experience a deeper cultural understanding.

Be Heard: Lation Experience in Indiana
Deaf Heritage Day Gives New Opportunities for Discovery
Visitors at Indiana School for the Deaf exhibit
ASL Interpreter At Conner Prairie
Deaf Heritage Day Exhibit

In partnership with LUNA Language Services and the Indiana School for the Deaf, our annual Deaf Heritage Day provided a great opportunity to step into the story and experience living history in a new way. The event also highlighted an exhibit showcasing the rich history of the Indiana School for the Deaf.

LUNA Language Services provided ASL interpreters to translate for our guests as they explored our grounds.

Virtual Arts Reception Highlights Local Artists for Disability Awareness Month

The Fishers Arts Council, Fishers Advisory Committee on Disability, and Conner Prairie present a virtual arts reception featuring artworks provided by community partners, organizations, and local artists with disabilities. Throughout the month,  artworks by local artists with special needs will be displayed online on our website as part of the National Disability Awareness Month celebration.

Our Mission at Work

Conner Prairie is a unique historic place that inspires curiosity and fosters learning by providing engaging and individualized experiences for everyone.

We're living on the edge of history. At Conner Prairie, every guest has the opportunity to pursue knowledge and fun in a way that is tailored to them. As one of the largest attractions in the region, and one of the most visited outdoor museums in the country, we have a long history of innovation. We inspire curiosity and foster meaningful interaction with unique, engaging experiences that don’t exist anywhere else.

Read Conner Prairie's statement regarding Black Lives Matter and our commitment to an inclusive society here.

Diversity, Equity, Accessibility, and Inclusion (DEAI) Promise Statement

Conner Prairie is a place where the doors are always open to the diversity of voices and limitless experiences.

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Our Vision

Conner Prairie will expand the boundaries of our historical and natural resources by exploring, celebrating and improving the human experience.

Our Values

Heart for the past
Head for the Present
Eye to the Future