Indoor Destinations in Indianapolis

Indoor Fun Around Indianapolis

Indianapolis is a thriving city, but like any city in the Midwest, the winters can get a bit cold and blustery. That’s usually a strong signal to head indoors and take cover. But instead of staying cooped up all winter, make your way to some top indoor destinations. It helps to start from an ideal location like the apartment homes at Williamsburg North. Our apartments in north Indianapolis offer easy access to destinations in every direction. So ditch the fuzzy blanket and socks for a day or two and check out these top spots for indoor fun in Indy! 

#1: Indiana State Museum

Make your way downtown for a dose of history and plenty of Indiana! The Indiana State Museum houses exhibits that showcase the history of the state, including natural history, pioneer history, railroad history, Indiana’s impact on the global stage, and more. There are even interactive exhibits for younger visitors. Each exhibit is studded with unique pieces from different eras so you’ll feel immersed in the reality of days gone by. 

#2: Gainbridge Fieldhouse

Do you miss the cheer of the holidays? Channel that energy into cheers for your favorite local teams and incredible traveling shows and events at Gainbridge Fieldhouse. It’s home to the city’s NBA team, the Pacers, and the NBA G League affiliate of the Pacers, the Mad Ants. But the fun doesn’t stop there! You can also see the Harlem Globetrotters, Disney on Ice, comedy tours, all-star basketball games, and more. 

#3: The Eiteljorg Museum

The Eiteljorg Museum has a unique focus on Native Americans and the peoples of North America in general. You’ll see historic art pieces, modern artwork and artisanal items, and more. There are special events throughout the year, too, so this is a great place to visit all year round. 

#4: Midland Arts and Antiques

If you enjoy wandering around and seeing a bit of everything, then you have to visit Midland Arts and Antiques. It is a two-story repurposed warehouse full to the brim with booth after booth of art, antiques, vintage clothing, old and upcycled furniture, and hundreds of odds and ends. It’s perfect for some leisurely wandering or a true treasure hunt. 

#5: Newfields

Newfields is home to some exceptional art exhibits and events. Some exhibits include Human Figures in Art, The Message Is the Medium: Contemporary Art, Daughter/Mother/Ancestor: Threads of Connection, and much more. There are also beautiful grounds and gardens, so you’ll want to come back in the spring and summer to experience the natural art at Newfields. 

#6: Fowling Warehouse

Do you like football? Do you like bowling? Do you enjoy unique sports and games with friends? Then you need to check out Fowling Warehouse. Fowling is a game that blends football and bowling. You can also purchase food and drinks to enjoy while you play. 

#7: Game Show Battle Rooms

You have most likely heard of escape rooms, but you probably haven’t heard of Game Show Battle Rooms. You and a group come together and compete in mini game shows, complete with a game show host. There are different packages to choose from that allow you to experience three different games during your visit. It’s perfect for some unique group fun. 

#8: The Fashion Mall at Keystone

If you enjoy premium shopping, then you have to visit The Fashion Mall at Keystone. You’ll find top brands like Louis Vuitton, Apple, Crate & Barrel, Gucci, and more. There are also plenty of nearby restaurants so you can shop and eat to make it a full-day experience. 
Are you in need of a new apartment in Indianapolis that keeps you close to all these top stops? Then come for a tour at Williamsburg North. Our ideal location means you can make it to everywhere on this list in less than half an hour, and The Fashion Mall is just over 10 minutes away. Call to learn more and start the leasing process today: 844-716-0251