White River State Park

World class collection of amenities in the heart of downtown Indy

White River State Park offers world-class attractions, trails, arts, educational opportunities, and waterways across 250, beautiful acres in downtown Indianapolis.

Attractions include Indianapolis Zoo and White River Gardens, Eiteljorg Museum, Indianapolis Indians baseball at Victory Field, the state’s largest IMAX® Theater, the NCAA® Hall of Champions, the Indiana State Museum, the 3,500 seat Everwise Amphitheater at White River State Park, and numerous walking paths. The park is also on the Indianapolis Cultural Trail and the White River Greenway.

Park Location

801 West Washington Street, Indianapolis, IN

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Full Park Details

The park is open daily from 5am to 11pm. The hours of individual attractions, venues, and activities vary.

Park Activities

Accessibility

This park has accessibility features.

Family Friendly

Family Friendly

Nature Trails

Nature Trails

Trails designed for walking in natural spaces.

Nature or Cultural Center

An indoor facility featuring natural, historic, or cultural items or activities.

Progress Updates

  • 2023

    The Indianapolis Cultural Trail announced in 2023 that it would receive a $21m extension to connect a current trail spur at Lucas Oil Stadium through the planned Indy Eleven Park and over the planned iconic Henry Street Bridge to White River State Park‘s expansion area.

  • 2022

    A 10-acre expansion of White River State Park along the river will be part of the Elanco redevelopment of the former GM Stamping Plant. Planning for the park expansion is currently underway.

  • 2019

    The New York Street Bridge in downtown Indy has installed changeable LED lighting and serves as an icon for the area.

Get In Touch

If you have a question or concern—or just want to know more about how you can help achieve the community’s vision for the White River—we want to know!

Note that for the fastest response, if you have a question about an individual park, partner organization, event, or river destination, use the links above to connect to their websites for more information.