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White River State Park

801 W Washington St, Indianapolis, IN 46204-2734
+1 317-233-2434
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Always a great time

We love to walk the canal at anytime of the day or evening. There are so many beautiful sights. The... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Olivia L
via mobile
Concert in the park

This review will focus on the Farm Bureau Insurance Lawn, which is the setting for concerts. I was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Located in the heart of the city, this park contains a zoo, gardens, museums and much more.
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good35%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lawn chairs” (9 reviews)
“urban park” (7 reviews)
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801 W Washington St, Indianapolis, IN 46204-2734
+1 317-233-2434
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We love to walk the canal at anytime of the day or evening. There are so many beautiful sights. The skyline can be photographed perfectly throughout your stroll. There are bike rentals and paddle boats. Segway tours are available as well. My only complaint is...More

Thank Olivia L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This review will focus on the Farm Bureau Insurance Lawn, which is the setting for concerts. I was unable to find much venue info prior to our first time, and thought maybe I could answer some of the questions I had. First this is a...More

Thank 2barefoot
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to see a concert... had a lot of fun the other night....it is a bowl shaped concert venue...Dont bother buying tickets with seat assignments or picking up a chair as you walk in.. they are ALL these very low, close to the ground,...More

Thank paul30
Reviewed 19 May 2017

The park is very nice with a great trail running along the university just outside of downtown, and only a short walk from downtown hotels. The park is along side the lovely Indianapolis zoo and gardens. I was a little nervous when the Indiana State...More

1  Thank Vacationer9898
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

This is a nice view of the city along the river. I found it quite beautiful for a casual stroll, walk, or to exercise. This is a must see if you're exploring the city.

1  Thank Mkdkay
Reviewed 17 April 2017

The canal is great for riding bikes and people watching. You can rent different types of bikes or a gondola.

1  Thank amy k
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Went here for almost a week in Sept and stayed at the campground. Our site was nice, not right on top of other campers, close to water fill station. The campground was almost empty during the week so it was kind of nice to have...More

1  Thank Etat4545
Reviewed 2 April 2017

A nice place to walk around near downtown Indianapolis when the weather is great. I wouldn't get in the river because it's rather dirty but just walking along it is enjoyable. You can rent bikes from downtown and cruise around. Plenty of things nearby to...More

1  Thank DoctorBurk
Reviewed 18 March 2017

I have been here multiple times for the summer concert series. Its great when the weather is nice and horrible if storms pop up. All in all I recommend coming here for concerts because there is no bad seat and they give you lawn chairs...More

1  Thank Chris E
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

I saw the word Park and was thinking Central Park. There is a bit of an outside park, but the women at the welcome center explained that this park includes the surrounding museums. Budget tip: NCAA museum is $5.00! I was looking for more of...More

5  Thank heartcraigslist
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Does the concert area have a roof over the reserved seat section, and are there actual seats in the reserved ( not lawn) area
30 March 2017|
Response from Chris E | Reviewed this property |
There is no permanent seating or covered area at white river.
Are we allowed to bring any kind of food and or drinks into the park for a concert?
28 August 2016|
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Response from KINJAMYHAZ | Reviewed this property |