When it comes to events, location is everything. With stunning venues—big and small—you can choose a space that fits your needs.
Get exclusive after-hours access for your guests to enjoy five floors of fun and all available galleries. Holds up to 6,000 guests.
Sunburst Atrium and Mezzanine
This colorful, cheerful area is an energizing space that sets the tone for an upbeat event. Featuring the largest water clock in North America, it’s perfect for large gatherings of all kinds. Holds up to 350 banquet-style or 600 reception guests.
Overseen by Bumblebee the Transformer and two friendly brachiosaurs, the spacious Welcome Center is a grand-scale venue with a lighthearted twist. Holds up to 350 banquet-style or 600 reception guests.
With 14 full-sized dinosaur fossils, this mesmerizing space transports your guests back 65 millions years. Guests will be immersed in the sights and sounds of dinosaur times. Holds up to 150 banquet-style or 300 reception guests.
Fireworks of Glass
Entertain underneath world-renowned artist Dale Chihuly's largest permanent glass sculpture. The spectacular blown-glass tower rises above this space and dazzles with breathtaking colors and shapes. Holds up to 150 banquet-style or 300 reception guests (lower level).
The Manor at The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis
Host an extraordinary event at the Historic Schnull-Rauch House, located next door to the museum. Experience the grandeur of an elegant past and the warm ambience of "at home" entertaining. Learn more about The Manor
Have an adventure in any of our current exhibits, including:
Spend an evening exploring one of our exciting traveling or seasonal exhibits.
- Nickelodeon's Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Secrets of the Sewer
Sept. 26-April 10
NEW! Monday Meetings
Did you know you can host your retreat or team-building activity on Mondays when the museum is closed to the public?
Now through Feb. 28, host your retreat or team-building activity at Indiana’s #1 cultural tourism attraction. Whether you are building a team, building rapport, or building buzz, The Children’s Museum is fresh, fun, and forever young. You’ll enjoy five floors of fun, customized scavenger hunts, interactive and immersive experiences, and world-class exhibits. Call 317-334-3800 for more information.
Learn more about our current and upcoming special exhibits here. Start planning your event today! Contact our Event Team at firstname.lastname@example.org or 317-334-3800.