Discovery Station at Conner Prairie

Discovery Station at Conner Prairie is a place where imaginations are set free to explore. It seems they have thought of everything a little person may enjoy. Children can create, climb, explore, play, and let their imaginations run wild! Discovery Station offers many activities, including a craft corner, a reading nook, a train table, lots of building toys, several areas for pretend play, a structure to climb, and a special area for babies to play.

Discovery Station at Conner Prairie

Discovery Station is one of Conner Prairie’s indoor areas, geared toward children aged 0 to 9. Children can can create, climb, explore, play, and lots more!

Activities to explore within Conner Prairies Discovery Station:

Fort Building

One of the most unique activities inside of Discovery Station is the fort building area. In this zone, you will find all the equipment you need to build a one-of-a-kind fort. Kids can use poles and blankets to build a giant colorful hideout for exploring and playing.

Discovery Station at Conner Prairie

Dress up & Pretend Play

Discovery Station at Conner Prairie
Discovery Station at Conner Prairie


The in playground within the playground offers kids a chance to climb, giving them lots of opportunities to have fun. Younger children will enjoy this play structure designed just for them. Related Article: 15 Best Indoor Playgrounds around Indianapolis

Playground at Discovery Station


If you can think of an idea for a craft, chances are you could make it at Conner Prairies Discovery Station. The crafting zone has tons of supplies just waiting for kids to come and create something special. They also provide several ideas to help get the inspiration going. 

Crafting at conner prairie
Crafting at conner prairie
Crafting at conner prairie

Baby Zone

Babies under one can enjoy an area all to themselves where they can explore their surroundings. 

When is Discovery Station Open?

Discovery Station is open Thursdays through Sundays from 10 am to 5 pm. To make sure everyone stays safe and to prevent overcrowding, there is a 50-person limit.

Discovery Station

More Info About Conner Prairie

Spanning more than 1,000 wooded acres in Central Indiana, Conner Prairie welcomes more than 400,000 visitors of all ages annually. As Indiana’s first Smithsonian affiliate, Conner Prairie offers various outdoor, historically themed encounters and indoor experiential learning spaces that combine history and art with science, technology, engineering and math to offer an authentic look into history that shapes society today.

Conner Prairie Interactive History Park is located at 13400 Allisonville Road, Fishers.

For more information on upcoming events, pricing and membership options, visit their website or call 317-776-6000.

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