In order to help mitigate the spread of coronavirus/COVID-19 in the community and to protect our staff and volunteers, effective March 15th we will be closed to the public until further notice.
PLAN YOUR VISIT
Indiana Medical History Museum | 3045 West Vermont Street | Indianapolis, IN 46222 | (317)635-7329
Ask about our Video Tours app, available onsite only. Visitors with limited mobility or hearing can still enjoy the full tour through videos using spoken English or American Sign Language.
Groups of 6 or more must schedule at least 3 weeks in advance.
Wednesday 10:00 - 4:00
Thursday 10:00 - 4:00
Friday 10:00 - 4:00
Saturday 10:00 - 4:00
Visits are by guided tour only.
Tours start on the hour.
Tours last approximately one hour.
Last tour begins at 3:00.
Just show up on the hour - no need to make a reservation, unless you have a group of six or more.
Please do not arrive more than ten minutes before the start of the next tour.
Click below to schedule a group tour.
Seniors (over 65) $9
College students with valid I.D. $5 *Beginning April 15, 2020, admission for university students will be $7.
Students under 18 $3 *Beginning April 15, 2020, admission for students under 18 will be $5.
We accept Cash, Credit, and Check.
The IMHM is closed on New Year's Day, Independence Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day.
The IMHM will be open on Saturdays only or by appointment from December 14, 2019 through January 11, 2020.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR VISITORS
- The tour covers two floors and there is no elevator. Visitors unable to use the stairs can tour the first floor and then explore the second floor via video tours- please request this at the front desk.
-Video tours using American Sign Language are also available upon request.
- The one-hour tour may be unsuitable for young children, due to its length, the sophistication of the subject matter, and our hands-off approach to our collections.
- Young children and visitors sensitive to topics such as mental illness, death, and autopsy may find the museum disturbing. Human skeletons and preserved organs are on display at the museum.
Courtesy of Tom Mueller Photography, LLC
3045 WEST VERMONT STREET
**Please be aware Vermont St. in downtown Indianapolis is not a through street to the museum.**
The museum is located between W. Washington Street and W. Michigan Street, three miles west of downtown. From W. Washington Street turn north on Warman Avenue to W. Vermont Street. Proceed west to the museum entrance.
From the Southside (I-65)
Take I-65 N to I-70 West. Take West St. exit. Turn Left on Washington St. then turn Right on Warman Ave. Turn Left on Vermont St. (this is a 4-way stop). The museum’s entrance will be on your left.
*You can also travel north on Bluff Rd. until it turns into West St. Take a left on Washington St. and follow the above directions.
From the Westside off I-465 (US-36)
Take E US-36 and continue on Rockville Rd. Bear Left on W. Washington St. and turn Left on Warman Ave. Turn Left on W. Vermont St. (this is a 4-way stop) The museum’s entrance will be on your left.
From the Eastside (I-70)
Take I-70 West to the I-65 North exit towards Chicago, exit #83B. Take the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. St./West St. exit, exit #114. Continue on West St. Turn Right on Michigan St. Follow Michigan St. through IUPUI’s campus and across the river. Turn Left on Warman Ave. (You will have passed a Chase Bank). Turn Right on W. Vermont St. The museum’s entrance will be on the left
From the Northside (US-31)
Take US-31 South. Stay on US-31 as it becomes Meridian St. Turn right on Michigan St. Follow Michigan St. through IUPUI’s campus and across the river. Turn Left on Warman Ave. (You will have passed a Chase Bank). Turn Right on W. Vermont St. The museum’s entrance will be on the left.
The entrance to the museum is off of Vermont Street.
After turning off Vermont, you will see the red brick museum building ahead on the right.
The parking lot is across the road from the museum on your left.
There is no charge for parking.