Your quick fresh air fix! (A fall morning at Conner Prairie)

Fall at Conner Prairie

Conner Prairie is one of the best outdoor locations to enjoy an Indianapolis fall  Before long, our beautiful Indiana autumn will turn into an Indiana winter. Start your day off right by heading to Conner Prairie for a quick jaunt around our beautiful grounds! Here are our suggestions for the perfect fall morning. 10:30am – …

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Virtual Memory Café

Memory Café

Join us for a Memory Café – a welcoming, safe, space for individuals with Alzheimer’s or any type of Dementia, and their caregivers. Memory Café themes center around music from days past, taking a short walk to one of our historic buildings to do some 19th century hearth cooking, visiting our many farm animals, or dipping beeswax candles.

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Playtime on the Prairie: Pumpkins

Playtime on the Prairie: Pumpkins

Let’s explore pumpkins and learn about the pumpkin life cycle. Playtime on the Prairie is an early childhood experience tailored for our youngest guests. Each session is designed to bring Conner Prairie to life in a developmentally appropriate way for children ages 0-5. Attendees will have the opportunity to play, explore, inquire, and learn throughout…

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Playtime on the Prairie: Pumpkins

Playtime on the Prairie: Pumpkins

Let’s explore pumpkins and learn about the pumpkin life cycle. Playtime on the Prairie is an early childhood experience tailored for our youngest guests. Each session is designed to bring Conner Prairie to life in a developmentally appropriate way for children ages 0-5. Attendees will have the opportunity to play, explore, inquire, and learn throughout…

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Heartland International Film Festival

Indiana’s largest and longest-running film festival will celebrate its 29th anniversary with a drive-in screening at Conner Prairie. Watch the year’s most talked about independent films from the safety and comfort of your automobile, with audio broadcast through your radio. There’ll be two screenings each night, 7:15 pm – 8:45 pm and 9:15 pm –…

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Playtime on the Prairie: Spiders

Playtime on the Prairie: Spiders

How many legs does a spider have? Learn about spiders and why they are important to our ecosystem. Playtime on the Prairie is an early childhood experience tailored for our youngest guests.

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Playtime on the Prairie: Spiders

Playtime on the Prairie: Spiders

How many legs does a spider have? Learn about spiders and why they are important to our ecosystem. Playtime on the Prairie is an early childhood experience tailored for our youngest guests.

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Explore Fall from your Favorite Covered Bridge

Fall at Conner Prairie

A One Day Indianapolis Covered Bridge Itinerary Is there a more classic pairing than autumn and covered bridges? Enjoy a perfect fall experience featuring a couple of Central Indiana’s most prized bridges, starting at Conner Prairie! Stop 1: Cedar Chapel Bridge 10am: Soak in mid-morning sunshine as you venture out to Conner Prairie’s Howe Truss…

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Arts & Arms: Evening Cookout and Benefit Auction

Join new and old friends at our Wednesday evening cookout for good food and great conversations. This is also a chance to be able to purchase items made by Conner Prairie’s crafters and workshop instructors. All proceeds go to support Conner Prairie’s educational mission.

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