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White River State Park

801 W Washington St, Indianapolis, IN 46204
317 233 2434
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Ranked #10 of 84 Attractions in Indianapolis
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Parks, Gardens, Zoos
Activities: Shopping
Traveler Description: As America’s only urban cultural state park, White River State Park (http://inwhiteri... serves as a diverse resource through the preservation of... more »
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Mankato, Minnesota, United States
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25 reviews 25 reviews
10 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014 NEW via mobile

I was in indianapolis for a conference for a few days. This park was close to where I stayed and I was surprised by how great it is! There are museums right in the park along with a zoo, I wasn't able to go as the closed by the time I got out of my conference. There are sculptures, paved... More

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Stratford, Canada
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35 reviews 35 reviews
25 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

It was a beautiful walk from the zoo parking to the park. Enjoyed the views of the downtown buildings.

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Wonderful area and clean, could use more parking. Lots of activities to do. Great place to take the family.

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PORTAGE
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

The park and the canal are both convenient to the Marriott location. I was interested in seeing the canal park layout and it did not disappoint. The recreational opportunities were great.

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Cleveland, Ohio
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

I really enjoyed our trip to White River in Indianapolis. We rented a double seater bike for $20 and explored the park. There is a lot to see!!

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Norman, Oklahoma, Usa
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

The park was well kept. The walk was concrete and went along beside the river, separated from the river by estimate of 50-100 yards of mowed grass. There were Segways with tours on the Segways available for a small price. The river walk led to the Zoo or around to a bridge and back to the town. It was a... More

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Bardstown, Kentucky
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

It was very pretty. You could rent bikes to ride. Everything was right there museums, zoo, hall of fame.

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Wayne, New Jersey, USA
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

What a great way to relax and unwind. The walk aound the park was just lovely. the weather was great too.

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

You can walk, run, participate in a race, participate in charity events, go to a concert, walk your dog, rent a bike, a boat, hire a tour in downtown Indy, have some ice cream, be by yourself, read a book, visit a museum (or many), enjoy the view, have a picnic... everything in the same place. By far, one of... More

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Hsinchu, T'ai-wan, Taiwan
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

The canal is gorgeous during the evening. Very beautiful and quiet.

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