Press Releases

Monday, July 24, 2017

‘Round and ‘round the carousel critters go...when they’ll stop no one knows. By the sounds of the giggles punctuating the music of the Wurlitzer organ, it’s clear no one wants the magical moment to stop.

Sunday, July 23, 2017

It was green flag, touchdown, goal, hole-in-one, homerun, game, set, and match for the Legends in the Making Preseason Party.

Monday, July 17, 2017

Down, set, hike! Riley Children’s Health Sports Legends Experience is our largest expansion in 40 years, and we are ready to celebrate.

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

The Children's Museum of Indianapolis fondly remembers Burks, who passed away on Monday, June 19, 2017, at the age of 95.

Friday, June 16, 2017

We're taking a peek into the past to see how pop culture might influence our future when we open The Galleries for American Arts and Popular Culture, featuring a permanent exhibit—American POP—and a temporary exhibit—DANCE!

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Nine attractions and one affordable price create a wonderful summer full of fun and learning for qualifying low-income Indiana families in Bloomington, Indianapolis, and Terre Haute.

Monday, May 8, 2017

A rich and varied collection of more than 900 works of art (drawings, paintings, works on paper, sculptures of bronze and stone) related to sport has just been given to The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis. The National Art Museum of Sport (NAMOS) will now reside permanently in the Efroymson Pavilion of the Riley Children’s Health Sports Legends Experience at The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis with approximately 100 pieces shown at any given time starting in March 2018.

Friday, May 5, 2017

With the Greatest Spectacle in Racing (The Indianapolis 500) just around the corner, fans of all ages can experience Hot Wheels like never before at the world’s largest children’s museum. Starting May 13, 2017 fans get a firsthand look at the thrilling science, speed, and safety of motorsports with Hot Wheels® cars and tracks, positioned alongside full-sized race cars, artifacts and memorabilia.

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Just two weeks after The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis was named the Best Museum for Families in the nation by USAToday/10Best, it receives another huge accolade!

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

The results are in from a citywide poll to determine the best place for families to visit! The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis led all votes in two separate categories – The BEST Museum and The BEST Family Entertainment! More than 5,300 nominees competed for the chance to be listed in the BEST of Indy A-List.

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