Step back in time and join a bustling community where people, animals, objects, and daily routines are exactly the same as they were over 150 years ago.
Soar high above Conner Prairie in a helium-filled balloon, and learn how manned flight moved from dream to reality.
Immerse yourself in Hoosier life during the Civil War and enlist to help defend the state from Confederate General John Hunt Morgan and his raiders.
Live like a Lenape Indian as you toss a tomahawk, climb inside a wigwam, and try your hand at fur trading in Conner Prairie’s earliest historical area.
Step inside the barn of a real working farm, where you can feed, pet, and play with livestock, while learning from their caretakers.
Enter one of Indiana's first brick homes where you can discover the story of William Conner and how Indiana's history changed here.
Connect with nature and play freely in a 4-story treehouse surrounded by special activity areas where guests of all ages can dig in and have fun.
Design a new invention, fly a plane, and create an electrical circuit in this fun ever-changing indoor exhibit that celebrates innovation in Indiana.
Show the world your creativity and make a unique take-home project in an exciting indoor craft area.
Create, climb, explore, play, and pretend in a one-of-a-kind indoor play area perfect for kids through the age of 8.
Severe Weather Policy: Conner Prairie staff will monitor the weather throughout the day and guests will be notified in the event of severe weather. If conditions warrant, we will close our outdoor experience areas and direct guests to designated safe zones. Conner Prairie staff will direct guests when they may return outdoors.
Note: General admission tickets are non-refundable in the event of severe weather conditions.
10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Seniors (ages 65+): $17
Youth (ages 2–12): $13
Members & Youth Under Age 2: FREE
March 27-Oct. 28, 2018
(15+ call guest services for reservations 317.776.6000)
Youth (ages 2–12): $9
Store Hours: 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. on open days.
In addition to a paid general admission to Conner Prairie, special tickets are required to ride the 1859 Balloon Voyage.
To pre-register for a group balloon voyage or a private balloon flight, call Guest Services at (317) 776-6000.
Balloon voyages are weather dependent.