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Programs in the Riley Children's Health Sports Legends Experience at The Children's Museum of Indianapolis

Sports Legends, Challenges, and Programs

When you visit the Riley Children's Health Sports Legends Experience®, you have the opportunity to participate in 12 different sports experiences all in one place. You can practice a sport you already love, or you can try out a new sport. It's a fun and safe place to play—regardless of skill or ability.

What really makes the Riley Children's Health Sports Legends Experience® stand out above any other sports-related experience is the staff. Our Coaches and interpretive staff take the experience up to a new level. They help make your visit legendary.

Here's the starting lineup of the programs that are currently offered in the Riley Children's Health Sports Legends Experience®:

Oscar Robertson Legendary Challenge

Get game-ready by practicing your shot with our Coaches. Challenge your family to a jump shot challenge. Discover how Indy’s own Oscar Robertson revolutionized the game of basketball.

Oscar Robertson statue in the Riley Children's Health Sports Legends Experience at The Children's Museum of Indianapolis

Up Close: Equip an Indianapolis Colts Player

In First & Goal, you can examine football equipment used by Indianapolis Colts players. See how football equipment has advanced over the years. Explore how teams use state-of-the-art technology to improve safety and performance.

Wayne Gretzky Legendary Challenge

Did you know “The Great One” began his professional hockey career right here in Indianapolis? Follow in his footsteps by practicing hockey fundamentals with our Coaches. Dribble, pass, and shoot your way around the rink in a fun hockey challenge. Discover why they call Wayne Gretzky “The Great One.”

Wearing face masks inside the Indy Fuel Hockey Experience at the Riley Children's Health Sports Legends Experience at The Children's Museum of Indianapolis

Up Close and Fast—Safety

Join a Team TCM Pit Crew member in The World of Sport to get an up-close look at racing safety. Discover the science behind the safety equipment drivers wear. See the advancements in technology that keeps the drivers safe. Explore how drivers stay safe driving at top speed!

Rise to Fame: A Sports Legends Experience

Ever wonder what it took to become one of the 12 Sports Legends on the Old National Bank Sports Legends Avenue of Champions? You can discover how our Sports Legends reached the heights of greatness. You’ll hear the stories of legendary sports figures and explore the lessons and experiences that pushed these legends to extraordinary heights.

DaMarcus Beasley Legendary Challenge

Get game-ready by practicing soccer fundamentals with our Coaches. Dribble, pass, and shoot your way around the soccer field in a fun soccer challenge. Hear how DaMarcus honored the game during his four World Cup appearances with the U.S. Men’s National Team.

DaMarcus Beasley statue in the Riley Children's Health Sports Legends Experience at The Children's Museum of Indianapolis

Arthur Ashe Legendary Challenge

Warm up by practicing fundamentals with our Coaches. Hit as many tennis balls as you can in a high-speed tennis challenge. Discover the amazing story of Arthur Ashe and his impact on tennis today. Are you up for the challenge? You’re going to love it!

Program lineup is subject to change. Check the web calendar for updated times for these and other great programs throughout the museum!

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