Indy Downtown Safari

It’s an architectural adventure for the whole family! Guided safari explores wildlife in architecture and sculpture around downtown Indianapolis.

DePew Memorial Fountain, University Park, Indianapolis (Photo: Lee Lewellen)

July 31, 2021

University Park, 307 N. Meridian Street, Indianapolis
Timed tours run 10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

During a 45-minute guided safari, families will explore stone and metal “wildlife” in architecture and sculpture throughout downtown Indianapolis. Participate in playful activities and discover the stories and symbolism behind these magnificent beasts. Following the tour, families can participate in optional activities meant to spark their creativity and help them remember what they’ve learned.

Tours depart from University Park, 307 N. Meridian Street, every 30 minutes from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Tours are accessible to all and run rain or shine, so wear comfortable shoes and dress for the weather. This tour is presented in partnership with the Indiana War Memorials Commission.


Tickets cost $5 per person (ages 6 and up), $3 per Indiana Landmarks member (ages 6 and up). Children ages 5 and under are free. Purchase tickets in advance online at, using the form below, or by contacting Indiana Landmarks, 317-639-4534,

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