6 best places to visit in Indiana USA

With a historical and cultural background, Indiana is a place of wonder. Every corner of the city surprises and mesmerizes everyone who sees through it. Among numerous Indiana Places to go, these are the sure-fire for the tourists.

  • Prophetstown State Park:

This is the city’s green capital and one of the best Indiana places to go. This patch of vast green is situated in between the two rivers, Tippecanoe and Wabash. So it has wonderful geography that allows numerous walking trails and hiking routes. There is an intere3swting Aquatic Centre that is filled to the brim with visitors during the summer. Summer fun is doubled with its 30 feet high water slide, the zero-level pool, and the calm river.

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  • Children’s Museum at Indianapolis:

This museum, which encompasses almost 29 acres of the United Northwest area of Indiana, is the largest children’s museum in the world and walks through time from the dinosaurs to astronauts. The exhibits include a life-sized skeleton of a dinosaur, a forty-three feet tall glass sculpture by Dale Chihuly. The other features are a vast playground, a planetarium, interactive experiences, children’s theatre, and so on. To have more fun, hit the 1917 restored carousel that has been installed.

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  • Snite Museum of Art:

If you are wondering where to go Indiana for free, this museum is one of the few good options. This museum lies on the ground of The University of Notre Dame and has so many cultural exhibits of recent centuries. The museum offers a thorough picture of European sculpture and painting, American native ceramics, Mesoamerican effigies, and so many things. Closed on Mondays, this museum allows public visits from Tuesday to Saturday. However, the nearby Charles B. Hayes Sculpture Garden is open all week for the visitors.


Located in Bloomington, this is a children’s museum that focuses on the educational side of science, technology, and health. Children can have fun with the hands-on experimental exhibits and along with them, the whole family can enjoy the museum. There is an outdoorsy garden that is a pleasure to walk in. the popular exhibits include the Bubble Airium and a Hall of Natural Science. There is an events calendar that has activities for both children and adults. The visitors can enjoy science talk shows, a series called ‘WonderLab After Dark’, and STEM Sundays.

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  1. Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore:

Indiana Dunes offer you a unique landscape that overlooks the shores of Michigan Lake and includes an open sky, cliffy waterline, and tree-lined horizon. The vast area allows the tourists to indulge themselves in fun outdoor activities like fishing, hiking, biking, and camping, and so on. For camping, you can plan a multiday trip and experience the wonderful atmosphere at Dunewood Campground. However, whether you go on a single-day or multi-day trip to Indiana Dunes, make sure you spend at least one evening at the lakeside and soak in the resonating beauty of the crimson sun as it sets down.

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  1. RV/MV Hall of Fame Museum:

If you are interested in RVs and the revolution of American vehicles, this is where to go Indiana. This museum showcases vehicles of all shapes and sizes and types from various times. Located in Elkhart, this unique museum exhibits the 1931 Chevrolet Housecar of Mae West. The visitors can have comprehensive knowledge regarding the exhibits from the walking tour ‘Road Back in Time’ inside of the museum. The vehicles are open and the visitors can go inside them and witness the changes that took place in the automobile interior as time passed by.

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