Specialized Museums in Indianapolis


 thumbAuburn Cord Duesenberg Museum

The Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum is on the National Register of Historic Places, with over 100 cars are on display and many of them were made right around the Circle City, some were even built by Indianapolis businesses.


thumbCarter Toy Museum

The Carter Toy Museum spans 3 floors and boasts an antique shop and gift shop, along with an old-time ice cream parlor. Carter’s is the perfect place for Indianapolis kids of all ages to explore a piece of Indiana history.


 thumbGrissom Air Museum

Grissom Air Museum is home to decades of aviation history in Indiana, this unique museum displays the propeller from the 2nd Wright plane. Military aircraft from WWII, Korean War, Vietnam War and Desert Storm are also on display.


indianapolis childrens museum thumbIndianapolis Children’s Museum

The Indianapolis Children’s Museum is the world’s largest children’s museum and the 4th oldest institution of its kind in the world. The current building was built in 1976 and has undergone several expansions since this initial building date.