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Monument Circle

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The circle of urban life

If you're visiting the concrete jungle of downtown Indy, then make this a priority to stop at. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tim S
Indianapolis, Indiana
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My Hometown

I live in England now but was born, raised and lived in Indianapolis for 50 years. The Monument... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kady F
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100 Monument Cir, Indianapolis, IN 46204-2904
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you're visiting the concrete jungle of downtown Indy, then make this a priority to stop at. The full experience of the hustle and bustle of a large metro area is right here, but with some great caveats. One is the view of not only...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I live in England now but was born, raised and lived in Indianapolis for 50 years. The Monument Circle is lovely but especially at Christmas. The whole circle is lit up and it is magical. I suggest anyone travelling to Indianapolis to stop and see...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was so spectacular to see from all views - definitely walk around the whole circle for the views of this and to see the stores around it. Visit the candy store for some great laughs.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Monument Circle is the first thing I think about in Indianapolis and that is probably from seeing it on tv during sporting events. We visited the area on a summer Saturday night when the area was full of people. There is a lot of on...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There was a lot to look at on the outside of the monument. We elected to go up to the top of the monument as well. However, the elevator wasn't working so we climbed the 330 steps. It wasn't too bad, but we've also climbed...More

1  Thank Alyssa T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our first trip to Indy and we were blown away by this city! Stayed near Monument Circle which seemed a downtown focal point, with an amazing, historical, beautiful monument, lot's of horse drawn carriages, street musicians and great landscaping. Tons of restaurants and...More

Thank Denise H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Monument Circle is always worth walking through and bringing friends who have never been. There are a lot of shops, restaurants, etc. around and adjacent the circle. If you are there for the history, there are many places within walking distance to check out. It...More

1  Thank Jeannie K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The day we were here it rained a lot. However I could tell this would have been a great place to have a walk about. Lots to see and shops restaurants to go into. The monument was very nice and it is free for veterans...More

Thank Robert O
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Monument Circle in downtown Indianapolis. Very nice tribute to the soldiers of our country. This is one of the taller monuments in the country. The elevator was not working so we walked up the 330 steps to the top. Even though it was a...More

Thank dgouldd
Reviewed 16 August 2018

Took my grandkids. The elevator was broken so we were not able to go to the top. The 330 steps were more than my heart wanted to climb. Its a fine monument with inscriptions around the outside. My teenage grandson even asked some questions about...More

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Marilyn G
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Response from Travelerx2-6 | Reviewed this property |
We park on the street but if you are there for more than a few hours I would suggest a parking garage. They are close to the circle
13 June 2016|
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Response from Tim D | Reviewed this property |
Sorry that one I don't know. I just sit in steps around it and relax.
24 December 2015|
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Response from Steve1362 | Reviewed this property |
The observation deck near the top of the monument is open to the public free of charge Wed – Sun, 10:30am to 5:30pm during the months of May through October and Fri – Sun with the same hours the rest of the year. No... More