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Conner Prairie Selected to Receive $104,500 Grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services

Museum Empowered Grant will allow Conner Prairie to fulfill its promise of providing inclusive experiences for ALL

LUNA Language Services

Conner Prairie to Host First Deaf Heritage Day

Conner Prairie is proud to partner with the Indiana School for the Deaf and LUNA Language Services to embrace and celebrate Deaf history in Indiana.

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USA Today Names Conner Prairie Corn Maze One of the 10 Best in U.S.

USA Today Names Conner Prairie Corn Maze One of the 10 Best in U.S.

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Conner Prairie and Sun King Brewery Announce Winner of Specialty Headless Horseman Brew Growler Art Contest

Conner Prairie and Sun King Brewery Announce Winner of Specialty Headless Horseman Brew Growler Art Contest

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Conner Prairie Helps to Revive Rare Breed of Sheep – Once popular breed almost extinct

FISHERS, Ind. (August 2, 2019) – With a growing herd of approximately 25 Tunis sheep, Conner Prairie is helping preserve this rare breed of sheep as one of…

A Merry Prairie Holiday

Conner Prairie Lights up A Merry Prairie Holiday with Donation of Reynolds Christmas Lights

Conner Prairie Lights up A Merry Prairie Holiday with Donation of Reynolds Christmas Lights Reynolds gifts iconic light display to Museum’s new winter experience FISHERS, Ind. (Wednesday, July 24, 2019/Conner Prairie) – Conner Prairie, Reynolds Farm Equipment, the Reynolds Family and the festival title sponsor Conner Prairie Alliance surprise Central Indiana residents with an early…

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New Survey: Nine in 10 Americans Say Our Past Should Inform Our Future; Curiosity in History Expands Across Generations with Millennials Leading the Way

Smithsonian Affiliate – Conner Prairie – Reveals Survey Findings in Advance of International Museum Day FISHERS, Ind. (May 15, 2019) – Ninety-six percent of Americans believe it is important to look at our history to inform our future, according to a new national survey commissioned by the Smithsonian Affiliate – Conner Prairie. The results –…

2018 Annual Report

Annual Report 2018

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Conner Prairie Recognized as Site of Conscience by the International Coalition of Sites of Conscience

Museum recognized for efforts to turn memory into action. FISHERS, Ind. (Wednesday, January 9, 2019) Conner Prairie has been named a Site of Conscience by the International Coalition of Sites of Conscience, an organization that encompasses the only global network of historic sites, museums and memory initiatives that connect past struggles to today’s movements for human…

Preschool on the Prairie

Conner Prairie Announces Preschool on the Prairie

New Initiative Will Focus On Nourishing Children through Nature FISHERS, Ind. – This fall, Conner Prairie will debut a new early childhood program, Preschool on the Prairie, that combines outdoor exploration with an innovative curriculum creating an educational experience second to none. As our educational vision expands to better serve our youngest visitors, we intend…

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