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Indiana War Memorial

51 E Michigan St, Indianapolis, IN 46204
+1 317-233-0991
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Great views

Really cool retired MIT guy at the desk dealing with some very annoying older folks. Took the lift... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ClanClark
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An imposing monument indeed!

Unfortunately we visited on a Monday and were unable to enter this massive edifice. But just... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ARodriguezP
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A tribute to Indiana war veterans, from World War I to the Vietnam War.
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“radio room” (11 reviews)
“free museum” (15 reviews)
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51 E Michigan St, Indianapolis, IN 46204
Downtown Indianapolis
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+1 317-233-0991
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"military history"
in 15 reviews
"radio room"
in 11 reviews
"free museum"
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"awe inspiring"
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"beautiful tribute"
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"men and women"
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"impressive monument"
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"the lower level"
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"great history"
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"beautiful building"
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"heart of downtown"
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"monument circle"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really cool retired MIT guy at the desk dealing with some very annoying older folks. Took the lift up, after which there was 50 steps. My vertigo wasn’t as bad as I had feared and the views were certainly worth it!

Thank ClanClark
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Unfortunately we visited on a Monday and were unable to enter this massive edifice. But just seeing it from outside and from different angles it is definitely worth having a look at this elegant monument to Indiana's war veterans. The building's classical architecture would've rivaled...More

1  Thank ARodriguezP
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Indiana War Museum is very organized and have a lot of interesting facts about the military history of the United States. Plan to spend at least 2 hours there to see everything.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We didn't know what to expect when going to the Indiana War Memorial, however it was larger and more in depth than we could even expect! We were really impressed with how the museum went through all the different eras of wars all the way...More

Thank ChristyB23
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Interesting monument, situated in the heart of downtown. A lot of people visiting, hanging our ant watching a sunset. definitely a must visit if you are in Indianapolis.

Thank Giedre R
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

USS Macdonough 2018 Reunion they went out of their way even open it up on the day they were closed for our group jason was the best we all loved it

Thank 684glennw
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This museum in this memorial takes you through the history of Indiana soldiers from the Civil War all the way through the present. It took us a couple hours to get through, and I left educated and impressed.

Thank Colleen D
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This memorial is definitely worth the visit. You can go inside and climb the stairs to the top or take an elevator up for a small fee. Beautiful view of downtown Indy from the top. Lots of inscription on the outside that tell a lot...More

Thank jlbtg
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Reviewed 19 April 2018

Is a big monument, a lot of history. I wish they were open so I can go inside and learned more about the monument. Unfortunately, it was closed but I recommend everybody to pay a visit to Indiana and see the monument.

Thank Marie B
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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Visiting Indy over Easter weekend, we scrupulously checked the websites of all the sites we were interested in visiting to make sure they would be open on Good Friday or Easter. No closing was listed in the website. What a surprise to then discover a...More

1  Thank Barbie21144
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Mary D
1 July 2017|
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Response from Jo P | Reviewed this property |
Plenty of close inexpensive street parking that is free on Sundays/holidays.
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Mary D
1 July 2017|
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Response from Jo P | Reviewed this property |
There is plenty of metered parking nearby. VERY close by!
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disneydadIndiana
6 October 2016|
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Response from BARFESSER | Reviewed this property |
It was free when we were there. Donations are accepted.
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