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Monument Circle Tours


Monument Circle, Indianapolis

Indiana Landmarks' guided tour around the physical and symbolic heart of Indianapolis tells the intriguing story of Monument Circle, past and present. You'll hear about the Soldiers and Sailors Monument and why the woman on top faces south. You'll learn the roundabout's role in the original city plan and the stories of the encircling architecture.


Tour details

When?  10:00 a.m. every Friday and Saturday, May-October (no tour if it’s raining cats and dogs).


Where? Tour departs from the South Bend Chocolate Company, located in the southwest quadrant of Monument Circle. 


Cost? Reservations required. Advance tickets are $8 per adult (12 and up); $5 per member of Indiana Landmarks; $5 per child (6-12). If space is available the day of the tour, tickets are $10 per person regardless of age.


Reservations? Reservations required. Purchase tickets online at


Parking? We suggest one of the Circle Centre mall garages, $2.00 for three hours (enter from Georgia, Illinois, or Washington streets).


Available at other times? Yes, we’ll be happy to conduct a tour on the day and time of your choosing for a fee. We charge $5 per person, with a $50 minimum charge, so it’s best to have a group.



Contact Indiana Landmarks, 317-639-4534 or 800-450-4534,


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