Hours & Admissions

Hours of Operation

November 4 – March 31
Thursday through Sunday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Closed New Year's Eve and New Year's Day

Enjoy our Indoor Experience Areas and the Welcome Center featuring the Discovery Station/Craft Corner, Makesmith Workshop, Create.Connect, and the Lilly Theater.

Sensory Friendly Hours: January 9  and February 13. Our Welcome Center will be open at 10 a.m. to noon.

Join us on January 17 for our Martin Luther King, Jr., Day. This event is FREE.

Beginning January 22 our outdoor experience areas reopen Saturday and Sunday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Subject to weather.

Explore our Calendar for all of the latest Events and Programming.

General Admission

General admission includes access to indoor experience areas only. Tickets are available online or at the Welcome Center.

Non-Members: $9
Members: Free
Children under 2 years of age are free.

General admission is always FREE for MEMBERS!


1859 Balloon Voyage Rides

The 1859 Balloon Voyage is closed for the season. Learn more about the history of the voyage and the experience.

Group Rates (15+)

Discounted tickets are available for groups of 15 or more. Call or email Guest Services at 317.776.6000 or groups@connerprairie.org for more information or to reserve your group tickets in advance.

Adults (13+)
Youth (2-12)


Children under 2 years of age are free.

Military Admission

Conner Prairie is proud to offer complimentary general admission to active duty, retired, and veteran military members and 50% off general admission for immediate family members of the military (spouse and children). Tickets may be purchase upon arrival. A Military ID is required upon check-in. Click here to learn more about military admission.

Plan a field trip

Learn more about the various field trip options available at Conner Prairie.

Access Pass


Conner Prairie is proud to partner with other local museums to make family fun available for more Indiana families. Families that participate in select Indiana state assistance programs can visit for just $2 per family member per visit. 

Admission Policies

  • Guests under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult at all times.
  • Pets are not allowed on Conner Prairie's property, with the exception of service dogs.
  • Firearms are prohibited to be carried on property by guests (law enforcement personnel excepted).
  • Due to safety considerations related to our 1859 Balloon Voyage, drones are not allowed on the property.
  • Parking is always free!

Inclusion & Accessibility

Conner Prairie wants everyone to experience the prairie. To make that possible, our modern Welcome Center is fully accessible to guests with disabilities. Additionally, we are proud to offer sensory friendly hours for guests with autism or other sensory challenges.

How Can We Help?

Can't find what you're looking for? Our team is here to help! Contact Guest Services seven days a week between 10am and 4pm at 317.776.6000 or via email at info@connerprairie.org.