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White River State Park

801 W Washington St, Indianapolis, IN 46204-2734
+1 317-233-2434
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Nice park for a walk

The park is very nice with a great trail running along the university just outside of downtown, and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Vacationer9898
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ILLINOIS
Beautiful grounds along the river

This is a nice view of the city along the river. I found it quite beautiful for a casual stroll... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Mkdkay
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Spanish Fork, Utah
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801 W Washington St, Indianapolis, IN 46204-2734
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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 4 weeks ago 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
Reviewed 17 January 2017

White river runs through the center of Indianapolis and the state park is right near its downtown. Sunday may be the best day to visit as the offices are closed and you don't find yourself stuck in congested road and parking is easily available. Lot...More

1  Thank Usman A
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

The park is nothing special, at least during winter days but, the worst thing ever, is that the parking meter at the surface parking, where you'd pay 5$ for 1 hour, doesn't give any change. Unfortunately it's not clearly mentioned on the meter so we...More

3  Thank BUGI_70
Reviewed 25 November 2016

We drove to the city just for a quick sightseeing walk and my wife and I were happily surprise that this is a great park to walk around the city and enjoy the nature plus great views of the city center and Indianapolis skyline Be...More

2  Thank Roberto G
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nathaniels74
How is fishing along white river
12 May 2017|
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2barefoot
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|
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Response from Chris E | Reviewed this property |
There is no permanent seating or covered area at white river.
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Beckmyster
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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