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Access Pass

Indianapolis cultural institutions are proud to join forces to make fun family learning more accessible. Families that meet the requirements listed below can visit all participating locations for just $2 per family member per visit, for up to two adults and dependent youth living in the household. Indiana residents actively enrolled in these programs qualify:

  • Commodity Supplemental Food Program (CSFP)
  • Healthy Indiana Program (Basic and Plus)
  • Hoosier Healthwise Insurance
  • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) and Hoosier Works
  • Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)

Apply Online

Follow these steps to submit your FREE application:

  • Add the “Access Pass” item to your cart.
  • Complete the check-out process.
  • Upload photos of your required documents*.
  • Click “Submit.”
  • Your application will be reviewed within five business days. You will receive an email after review. 

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*Required Documents

1. Proof of enrollment in ONE of the qualifying programs: 

  • For proof of enrollment in Commodity Supplemental Food Program (CSFP), please submit the Notice of Eligibility Determination. If you need a replacement copy of your Notice for Eligibility Determination document, contact the local agency (food bank or CICOA).
  • For proof of enrollment in Healthy Indiana Plan, Hoosier Healthwise Insurance, SNAP, or TANF, please submit the proof of eligibility letter issued by the Indiana Family and Social Services Administration. The letter must be issued in the primary adult cardholder’s name and verify program enrollment for the current year. Verification of benefits may also be accessed from the Indiana Family and Social Services Administration Benefits Portal, fssabenefits.in.gov. Click here for a step-by-step guide on how to obtain your verification of benefits.

2. Indiana state-issued photo ID card—either a driver’s license or state identification card.

The name on the photo ID must match an adult name on the letter. Employee or student IDs and out-of-state IDs are not accepted. State ID cards are issued at all Indiana BMV branches. For more information on obtaining a photo ID, Visit in.gov/bmv

Apply In-Person

To enroll in or renew an existing Access Pass in-person, qualifying families can visit any of the participating venues listed below (except Indianapolis Motor Speedway Museum and Indiana Repertory Theatre) with required documentation and completed Access Pass application. The qualifying adult must be present when enrolling or utilizing benefits. Discount will not be honored if required documentation verifying enrollment eligibility is not available. Download the policies (English) (Spanish) to be sure you qualify.

Download the Application (English) Descargar la aplicación (español)

Participating Locations

BellaBoo's: a Children's Play & Discovery Center

BellaBoo's: a Children's Play & Discovery Center

  • $2 general admission per family member per visit. Some special events and exhibits may not be included.

For more information about BellaBoo's, call 219-963-2070 or visit lakecountyparks.com/262/Bellaboos.

The Children's Museum of Indianapolis

The Children's Museum

  • $2 general admission per family member per visit to The Children's Museum and the Riley Children's Health Sports Legends Experience. Some special events and exhibits may not be included. Carousel rides and the annual Haunted House are not included.
  • Free parking
  • 10% discount in the museum's Food Court
  • Discounted price for Starpoint Summer Camp

For more information about The Children's Museum, call 317-334-4000.

Conner Prairie

Conner Prairie

  • $2 general admission per family member per visit (Some special events and exhibits may not be included. Balloon rides are not included.)
  • Free parking

For more information about Conner Prairie call 317-776-6000 or visit connerprairie.org.

Eiteljorg Museum

The Eiteljorg Museum

  • $2 general admission per family member per visit (Some special events and exhibits may not be included.)
  • Validated parking

For more information about The Eiteljorg Museum, call 317-636-WEST (9378) or visit eiteljorg.org.

Indiana Historical Society

The Indiana Historical Society

  • $2 general admission per family member per visit (Some special events and exhibits may not be included.)
  • Free parking

For more information about the Indiana Historical Society, call 317-232-1882 or visit indianahistory.org.

Indiana Repertory Theatre

Indiana Repertory Theatre

  • $2 tickets per family member per visit
  • To purchase tickets to IRT productions: Visit or call the IRT Ticket Office at 317.635.5252
  • Tickets are available one week before desired performance date. Excludes Opening Nights, final weekends, and available for November A Christmas Carol performances only. Must present ID and Access Pass each time.
  • For parking information visit irtlive.com/your-visit/parking

For more information about Indiana Repertory Theatre, call 317-635-5252 or visit irtlive.com

Indiana State Museum

Indiana State Museum and Historic Sites in Indianapolis

  • $2 general admission per family member per visit (Some special events and exhibits may not be included.) Visiting the IMAX Theater is not included in the $2 general admission.

For more information about Indiana State Museum, call 317-232-1637 or visit www.indianamuseum.org.

Indianapolis Motor Speedway Museum

INDIANAPOLIS MOTOR SPEEDWAY MUSEUM

For more information about INDIANAPOLIS MOTOR SPEEDWAY MUSEUM, call 317-492-6784 or visit https://indyracingmuseum.org/

NCAA Hall of Champions

The NCAA Hall of Champions

  • $2 general admission per family member per visit (Some special events and exhibits may not be included.)

For more information about The NCAA Hall of Champions, call 317-916-HALL (4255) or visit ncaahallofchampions.org.

Newfields

Newfields

  • $2 general admission per family member per visit
  • Free Parking

For more information about Newfields, call 317-923-1331 or visit www.discovernewfields.org.

Rythem! Discovery Center

RHYTHM! DISCOVERY CENTER

For more information about RHYTHM! DISCOVERY CENTER, call 317-275-9030 or visit https://rhythmdiscoverycenter.org/

Terre Haute Children's Museum

Terre Haute Children's Museum

  • $2 general admission per family member per visit (Some special events and exhibits may not be included.)
  • Free two-hour street parking

For more information about the Terre Haute Children’s Museum, call 812-235-5548 or visit thchildrensmuseum.com.

Wonderlab

WonderLab Museum of Science, Health, and Technology in Bloomington

  • $2 general admission per family member per visit (Some special events and exhibits may not be included.)
  • Metered on-street parking.
  • Free parking for the first three hours is available at a parking garage one-half a block away.

For more information about WonderLab, call 812-337-1337 or visit wonderlab.org.