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Indianapolis Museum of Art

4000 Michigan Rd, Indianapolis, IN 46208-4196
+1 317-923-1331
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Special Exhibit Tour is Outstanding

This is a great art museum where you could spend days exploring the art, Lilly mansion and... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2017
Gatorartlady
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Jacksonville, Florida
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I love art.

The IMA has gone out of its' way to make art accessible, which is important. Robert Indiana's... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2017
Stuffylou
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Indianapolis, Indiana
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With a collection of more than 54,000 works of art, an early-20th-century estate, 152 acres of gardens and grounds, including an outdoor art and nature park, the IMA campus offers experiences that feed both the heart and mind.
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“nature park” (21 reviews)
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Hours Today: 11:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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4000 Michigan Rd, Indianapolis, IN 46208-4196
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Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

This is a great art museum where you could spend days exploring the art, Lilly mansion and sculpture garden. Guided tours are offered for mansion and special exhibits. The Docent for the Audubon exhibit was energetic, knowlegeable and a joy to listen to. He explaied...More

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Reviewed 17 August 2017

The IMA has gone out of its' way to make art accessible, which is important. Robert Indiana's iconic LOVE, which was rusting its' way to into virtual destruction has made it inside the building. I took an architect friend of mine to the putt putt...More

Thank Stuffylou
Reviewed 16 August 2017

We went for my husband's birthday to do the mini golf and just take a walk around. The mini-golf was fun and different! We've also been in the past for the summer movies which is also fun! I feel like this museum does a great...More

1  Thank Amy O
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

What a good collection of European and American art. Excellent and we didn't have enough time. Worth returning fir more study

Thank daddytommy
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

The museum is very large and the collections are attractive and engaging. That being said the entrance fee is steep, so plan this as an all day activity, start inside, then take a break enjoy the gardens, visit the Lily mansion, grab lunch and continue...More

1  Thank sgec1105
Reviewed 12 August 2017

I didn't get into the museum but the gardens are sprawling and lovely. There are several cool pieces of outdoor artwork and the Lily House is also on the grounds

Thank DanielTripper
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Historical Site, Beautiful Park and surroundings to tour and enjoy, Greenhouse. Huge grounds to tour and relax, restaurant in the Museum,Trams to move you around the site.

Thank nickmac207
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Had a great time at the museum just wish we had more time. A nice selection of art and the gardens looked beautiful. Raining on the day we were there so didn't get to spend time in the gardens.

Thank wldturk
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Such an interesting and interactive tour for all ages! Really challenges you to think out of the box and you come out with an entirely new perspective.

Thank psd09
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

I hope they continue and expand the beer garden. Good beer, great little charcuterie board, but not quite enough food / choices to make a dinner of. We are members.

Thank Laurie G
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Tourist173
15 May 2017|
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Response from 656kate | Reviewed this property |
Hey there~The art park you are talking about is behind the IMA. I accessed it from an exit off of 38th Street. It's right at the exit and so is a parking lot. At that lot you are right there, a few feet and you are down in... More
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LynetteS5
14 October 2016|
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Response from Chandler E | Reviewed this property |
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6 October 2015|
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Response from Rikki360 | Reviewed this property |
The Penrod festival would be ideal....my other favorite for local artist is the Broad Ripple Art festival and Talbot Street Fair. Both are very well attended try it again this year.
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