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Conner Prairie

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Great venue

Went there on a Friday, almost all houses had people in there representing the time period and all... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Fishers, Indiana
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This place is amazing!!!

We visited this with our daughter and it was amazing. We were there for over 3 hours but could... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Monroeville, Ohio
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A Smithsonian Affiliated Museum, that uses innovative ways to present History, Nature, Art, and Science.
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13400 Allisonville Rd, Fishers, IN 46038-4499
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went there on a Friday, almost all houses had people in there representing the time period and all did a good job, we saw the Civil War exibit for the second time in two years and felt they had made it better, a very enjoyable...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited this with our daughter and it was amazing. We were there for over 3 hours but could have spent a lot more time. There is so much to see and do! We toured the house and enjoyed seeing all the original wood trim,...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was priviledged to see the fabulous All Star Jam on Friday night with beautiful weather and an awesome crowd. The 6 String Band was great and the songs were very entertaining. Loved it when they introduced Journey's lead singer. He was remarkable! They have...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We attend regularly to see the animals and play in the treehouse. We enjoyed the beautiful view from the balloon today. My three year old loves Conner Prairie.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank m1ssrache1
Reviewed April 28, 2019

You must allow enough time to really enjoy this walk through time. It was raining the day we went, so we didn't spend as much time as if it were good weather. We did get to see the spring lambs and goat kids and a...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Laverne T
Reviewed April 8, 2019 via mobile

This is such a great place. There is an incredible amount of things to do with kids of all ages. We were able to weave a basket, make a bracelet and throw tomahawks. The tree house play area was a great place to let the...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 2, 2019 via mobile

Such a great place to visit to see how they did things in the past.So very cool to see how they cooked;You can see how a black smith makes horseshoes.. Discover many things that you probably had no idea were done that way.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed March 21, 2019 via mobile

This will give you a view of life in the 1800’s with blacksmith, small town, and how the community of people would work together toward live

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank brucer902
Reviewed March 19, 2019

The grand-kids love the entire experience. They had a great time and that is saying a lot for a 12 and 14 year old. The docents answered all of their questions, even on how to apply to become part of the program. Granddaughter who loves...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Peggy P
Reviewed February 7, 2019

I hadn't been here since I was a kid in school, so I had really forgotten how great this place is. It is very educational, but above all of that, there is also lots of really fun things for the kids to do and see...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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May 20, 2019|
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Response from campingandcoasting | Property representative |
Yes, people of all ages may take a balloon voyage. The Animal Encounters Barn would be the perfect place to take your toddler. Check the Conner Prairie website for specifics on balloon and admission ticket pricing,
July 19, 2017|
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Response from TravelJohn092 | Reviewed this property |
I would not recommend walking this on a very humid day, most of the buildings want to look the setting of 1870's inside and out but after you walk the covered bridge you will see a big white house on the right, a little gift... More
June 5, 2017|
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Response from HS_hstry_tchr | Reviewed this property |
We stayed at the Indianapolis KOA in a deluxe pull through site. I posted a review of it with pros and cons. I recommend.