President’s Day is celebrated on the third Monday in February. In 2023, Presidents’ Day falls on Monday, February 21 and the Indianapolis Presidents’ Day deals are out there! Some Indianapolis museums offer free admission on Presidents’ Day and others offer special programming. If you have the day off from work or school, take advantage of this special occasion to learn about our presidents or to simply create memories!
Free Museum Admission on Presidents’ Day
The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis Free Admission
The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis is offering free admission—advance tickets required—on Presidents’ Day. Commemorate the lives of our nation’s presidents through special activities planned throughout the day. Uncover historical and contemporary political trailblazers and explore monumental presidential initiatives. Learn about voting rights and actually complete your own ballot at the museum’s voting station.
Free Conner Prairie Admission on Presidents’ Day
Conner Prairie has free Presidents’ Day admission—advance tickets required. At Conner Prairie, you’ll meet some of your favorite United States Presidents and their First Ladies, plus a few presidential hopefuls. There are games and fun activities, including a patriotic sing-a-long with Lady Liberty! Enjoy the indoor play areas like Discovery Station and Makesmith Workshop, the maker space for older kids.
Free Indiana State Museum Admission on Presidents’ Day
The Indiana State Museum and Historic Sites will offer free admission at all currently-open locations on February 20, 2023 in honor of Presidents Day. Special activities will be offered at the Indiana State Museum in Indianapolis to commemorate the holiday, and visitors will also have access to all of the museum’s experiences, including Firefly Landing, the early childhood gallery for preschoolers.
Free Admission Everyday
These local Indianapolis museums have free admission everyday!
Visiting the Indiana home of the 23rd president is a great way to celebrate President’s Day in Indy. While admission is only free for members and children age four and under, this would be a great time to visit The Benjamin Harrison Presidential Site.
Did you know that local museums offer free admission opportunities throughout the year? Here are all of the free admission days for 2023 at Indianapolis museums.
What’s Closed on Presidents’ Day
Post Offices, Schools (unless it’s a make-up snow day), most banks
What’s Open on Presidents’ Day
Libraries, State Parks, National Parks, most museums, restaurants, retail stores.