Explore Indianapolis

Indianapolis, the nation’™s 13th largest city affectionately
known as “œIndy”, is described as having the “œperfect balance of cosmopolitan style and small-town charm”. To learn more about the city that is home to the Institute, here are some useful links to use as a springboard to learn more about the city and what it has to offer.

Fun and Food

Around Indy – Upcoming events and things to do.
Indianapolis Convention & Visitors Association -“ Info on events, dining, and other attractions.

The Indiana State Fair -“ Year round festivals and events at the state fair grounds. Indy Parks -“ This site includes information on the Greenways bicycle trails. Indy Ethnic Food -“ A resource on ethnic food restaurants.

Cultural Districts and Downtown Indy

Discover Cultural Districts -“ Explore the diverse cultural districts.
Downtown Indy -“ Get all the information you need for downtown.

Arts, Culture and Sport Provocate – Thought-provoking events that enlighten and entertain The Arts Council -“ A searchable calendar of events, resources and info on the arts.
The Indianapolis Children’s Museum -“ The largest children’™s museum in the world.

The Eiteljorg Museum -“ The museum of American Indian and Western art.

The Indiana State Museum -“ Located in beautiful White River State Park.

The Indianapolis Motor Speedway -“ Famous for the Indianapolis 500 and Allstate 400.

Indianapolis Colts -“ Super Bowl XLI Champions.

Indiana Fever -“ Indianapolis’ WNBA Team.
Indiana Pacers -“ Home of Jermaine O’Neal and Larry Bird.

Print Media

Nuvo -“ Indy’s alternative voice newspaper.

The Indianapolis Star – The city’s daily paper.
The Indianapolis Recorder -“ The 4th-oldest surviving African-American newspaper in the nation.